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Accountability Day 8

Monday, January 21, 2013

I took my Dodge Caravan off-roading yesterday. Apparently it's not an off-roading vehicle. I bet if we weren't in Canada in the dead of winter it could be...

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Day 8 accountability.

How I am losing weight is an absolute enigma to me. I'm BARELY staying in range, chewing gum like a baseball player chews tabacco and I discovered 154.2 smiling up at me from the scale. I think it was God's way of keeping me sane since the running total to maintain our vehicles for the month of January is $4000.00. (not including gas at 1.18/liter) I do NOT make enough as a maid to have these lemons in my laneway. I may need to invent teleportation. Stat.

Portions: Decent. I'm dancing around 1600. Except last night when I celebrated cheating death with a bag of corn chips and a can of knock-off rootbeer. Next time I almost die I'm hitting up the L.C.B.O. (Ontario liqueur store...Tequila is NOT overrated).

Water: 10 cups...BOO-YAH!

Sleep: Shhh....let's not dwell on the negative

Attitude: Absolutely fabulous. I love life. My hubs called me tonight to hear of the car doctor's prognosis but, because I have a son that was suspended from school for getting in a fight (Cops & Robbers does not mind their "Hands Off" policy, F.Y.I. my son was the cop), I didn't care to check.
I have no clue if I'll be walking 40km to work on Wednesday...I don't care!

I.am.alive.and.that.is.AWESO
ME!
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MNOT2THICK 1/26/2013 5:00PM

    I missed a lot. Glad you are OK. Sorry about the van. Happy about the water and weight loss. emoticon emoticon

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FITFORMYFAMILY 1/22/2013 3:19PM

    I'm so glad that you are okay! I sure hope your week gets better.

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MOSTMOM1 1/22/2013 8:55AM

    Way to keep everything in perspective, love. So glad you're okay and taking care of business, one step at a time.
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NANHBH 1/22/2013 1:23AM

    Liz,

So glad that you are OK. Too bad the car is not as well off as you are. Praying for some financial relief for your family.
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JOYFULMOMTO5 1/21/2013 10:57PM

    So thankful you are safe and that you are receiving mercies on the scale. Hope everything works out for the good somehow. emoticon

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DEBBYFROMMT 1/21/2013 9:25PM

    Wow, yes I noticed how expensive gas is up there when we went to Kimberley. Sheesh, at least we could get gas here and not need it until we got back to Montana. A bit better here than on the west coast.

Hang in there! Attitude is 90% of it! Spring will be here before you know it! The days are already getting longer! You'll be able to get out and enjoy it then!

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LILYBELLE12 1/21/2013 8:16PM

    emoticon My, you live an interesting life!!!! I certainly have been there with sons, so I can understand your issues well with the suspension, and living in Colorado and driving two very old vehicles in our cold winters also makes me very sympathetic to you as well. We are still trying to save up to finish the repairs on the newest one (a 2006 Ford Taurus). The older one (a 2003 Subaru) is probably the more reliable of the two even with well over 200,000 miles on it. I t certainly is much better in the ice and snow here!

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