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from the broken ankle tour bus

Thursday, January 31, 2013

well, i have to amuse myself somehow.

i am 2.5 weeks into the at least 7 week (keeping fingers crossed) broken ankle interment. just doing the simplest of things is EXHAUSTING. i am supposed to stay off it but have to go to the bathroom, let the dogs out and get food. my dh fills my water bottle every night, making that easier.

i am tired of frozen food, though it is the quickest to make and therefore keeps me on my feet for the least amount of time.

the upsides to this...because i can't get up often and carrying anything with the crutches is a bit of a feat, i am not overeating and i can tell i am still losing weight. i weighed the morning i broke my ankle and won't get back on the scale until at least 7 weeks after that. long stretch. and while i missed clocking my food a day or two, i am doing well staying on target by and medium (avoiding the large concept!).

another one is that i am resolving a number of issues that have been hanging around like bats in a cave for too long. so each day i seem to be getting another commission done and sent out or a maintenance issue resolved. reading some books, working on the periphery of revamping my business.

i also signed up for the free trial of sparkcoach. i am surprised that it is only $48 a year to subscribe. i might do that. i will see how good i am about signing in each day. i also noticed that there is a chair workout video that i will check out when dh goes back to work on monday. he has to find my hand weights for me.

i wonder if, when i am finally free again, if i will wish that i had more time. clearly i am losing lucidity.

one of the commissions i finished up.
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