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Speaking of Sabotages...


Friday, May 17, 2013

As you know my last blog included venting about my work-related issue on Wednesday.
Yesterday, Sparkpeople had technical issues (Thursday).
Piling. It. On...

Can you say, "Really?"

When it rains,it pours. emoticon Well, ya girl didn't have an umbrella to shield herself evidentially.

So the new boss came to me instead.

Telepathy!?!
Who knows. He seemed genuinely concerned and said he didn't mean to upset me.
I wanted to say, "Dang! Did one of my spark friends rat me out about my blog?"

Now I know y'all got my back, right???
No snitching on me, folks!

So I explained how I organized the end of year celebration for the 7th graders for years.
I have no problem with someone else doing that nevertheless, but I was the organizer who gave teachers options about the order, etc. I also explained how I included awarding parents and volunteers (which other teams didn't do-by the way). He smiled and felt better knowing the truth. Of course I told him to feel free to ask other teachers on our team.

Yes. I could tell he was relieved. I read people very well. I guess he does too. emoticon

As far as the tech issues Sparkpeople has experienced, my 400+ day login streak has been sabotaged. Oh well.

Such is life!
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  Member Comments About This Blog Post:

JAZZEJR 5/21/2013 5:56PM

    Well...I say your streak is still on. None of us could log in, so you didn't really miss.....:)

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WALLAHALLA 5/20/2013 11:26PM

    funny how little things like streaks can come to mean so much to us...guess that's one of the reasons sparking works so well

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CLPURNELL 5/20/2013 11:23PM

    Glad things are turning around!

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SPARKLE1908 5/18/2013 6:57PM

    Glad that you got that cleared up....and Spark put up a blog with a link to get you the login points for that day....they knew folks would be bummed about their streaks being broken so they handled it.... emoticon

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CIERAPOET 5/18/2013 2:56PM

    emoticon Happy Saturday to You Sis!
Thank God For Your Life! I'm Sure All Things Are Working Out In The Way You Desire. And Oh How Many of Us Was STRUCK Dumb emoticon When Spark Had Those Technical Problems. I Used To Didn't Log My Food But I HAVE To Log My Food and I Was Not Happy When I Couldn't Get In BUT I Smiled And Logged In My Journal As Usual. My Blog Streak for May Was Interrupted So I Missed A Thursday Blog. But It's ALL Good! Enjoy a Wonderful Weekend!
Blessings!
Deb
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WORKNPROGRESS49 5/18/2013 10:44AM

    Hope this week is a better week for you emoticon I know it was a relief to get things out (better out than in)
WE are here for you emoticon emoticon emoticon

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GEMLADYONE 5/18/2013 10:32AM

    Glad everything worked out and you had the chance to clear the air with your new boss.

The fix that SP put up seems to have worked. I had already logged in that day, but DH did not and he was bummed about his streak, but the link fixes it and gives you the log in points.

Enjoy the weekend, now that those things are off your mind!

BTW, I was sort of lost that night too, without being able to check my remaining calories to choose what to have for dinner, but I survived, LOL!

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GWINNER1 5/18/2013 10:19AM

    Glad things worked out with your boss....you absolutely deserve credit for your hard work. I hope the fix they have in place will salvage your log-in streak. I just broke a
109 day log-in streak a few weeks back (my own fault), so I know how devastating that is....but expecially when it is not your fault. Have a great weekend.

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NANCYPAT1 5/18/2013 9:59AM

    Hope your week next week goes better than this one - I didn't rat you out - I was dealing with my own week from *(^*^ - and Thursday's down time upset me momentarily and I simply decided maybe SLEEP was a better option than an explosion so I just went to bed.

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MOSTMOM1 5/18/2013 9:34AM

    No, your login shouldn't be destroyed. Check out this article. There's a link to a fix that SP figured out, so you could salvage your points for that day. See if it helps.
http://www.sparkpeople.co
m/blog/blog.asp?post=sparkpeopl
e_and_sparkrecipes_back_up_afte
r_technical_difficulties

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SEAWILLOW 5/18/2013 8:08AM

    Sorry about your log in streak..I won 500 points then it went down!
Did not say a word, promise, your vents are safe on SP!

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PATSYB7 5/18/2013 5:47AM

    Glad you had a nice chat with your boss. I think SP are working on a fix so we don't lose our streaks. Have a great day!

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WUNMURRA 5/18/2013 12:24AM

    Sorry your streak was sabotaged
- We all know you logged in however - or at least attempted to(that's how we all found out we couldn't)
We would vouch for you emoticon

Have a great weekennd

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