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One week to go!

Monday, December 03, 2012

I got moved out of my apartment last week and am now at my step mom's house for this last week before flying back to Africa. I have plenty to do, including sorting through things from my apartment that I just threw into boxes. I just keep working on projects.

This morning I will see my Orthopedic doctor for my six month Post knee replacement visit. It is actually only 5 1/2 months but it's close enough. I got in more steps last week than I had been so that was good for my knee. I went swimming on Saturday too and should do so again a few times but I do not know if I will have time.


My eating has not been good. I'm doing a lot of stress eating plus I have been going to restaurants often. My weight fluctuates in a 3-4 pound range.


Today's Positives:
1. I'm finally moved out of my apartment.
2. I was interviewed at my church service yesterday, as a farewell.
3. I'm making progress on getting my "projects" but still have much to do before flying on December 11th.

Have a good day! emoticon


Member Comments About This Blog Post:
XME501 12/4/2012 8:27PM

    Oh my! The time is close - I can just imagine the excitement you are feeling right now - but, do take care of yourself. You are much loved!!

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JAMARIEHICKEY 12/4/2012 2:23PM

    Good luck getting everything wrapped up before you leave! :)

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KPETSCHE 12/4/2012 3:58AM

    Good luck getting those last projects done and have a safe trip.

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RGEETING 12/3/2012 11:32PM

    How great it is to hear that you are so close to leaving! It's been a long hard journey!

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DIDMIS 12/3/2012 10:41PM

    We will be happy to learn you arrived safe.

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SAL1512 12/3/2012 8:00PM

    All this preparation will make your trip back to Africa better.
Safe journey!
Sally emoticon

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CELLOPLAYER1 12/3/2012 6:07PM

    I am sure you are happy to be heading back to Africa. Have a safe trip!

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    Great positives, Carolyn!!! I hope you will be able to check in one more time before you leave on your trip. If now, I wish you a safe trip. Take care!



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GINA180847 12/3/2012 8:38AM

    Have a very safe trip but I am wondering why not have Xmas at home and then return to Africa?

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PIXIE-LICIOUS 12/3/2012 7:22AM

    I know you are looking forward to going back to Africa. I wish you a safe trip!

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RD03875 12/3/2012 6:48AM

    Good Luck at your Dr. appointment. I hope you have a Dr. in Africa that can look after you if you need help.

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