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Rewarding myself.

Wednesday, July 10, 2013

It's been a busy week. Kids' physicals, my physical, physical therapy and a follow up visit for my son has kept me hopping. The horse also needed some dental work!

I still can't run. I didn't push it this week as we are leaving this afternoon for Colorado. My mom, both of my daughters and I are going to visit my sister-in-laws (they are both widows). It will be a mother-daughter trip of three generations.

While we are in Colorado, I am rewarding myself by having my back piece finished by the tattoo artist that started it. I will have to post a picture when I get back. This will be my 11th tattoo. I'm really excited. I am also having a saying that I like put on my wrist. It says Let go. Be .

It's to remind me to let the past go. LET GO of the issues, problems, situations, people, etc. that hold one back and concentrate (or Be) in the present. Be better! Be better about eating, be better about exercising, having a positive attitude, be thankful, remember your blessings, just BE.

The saying now has it's own website and it's also on Facebook. I've known about this little saying for several years and I really try to live by it. Too often we are caught up in what we "aren't" and concentrate on what we don't have. So I say.... Let go. Be emoticon

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    Here's to letting go and letting it be!
    Can't wait to see your new art.
    1562 days ago
    Congrats! I'm not sure why but reading your blog brought a tear to my eye. I think it is partly the saying and knowing how much I have had to "Let Go" of in my life. Also partly because as I get older I realize that there are some incredibly amazing women out there like you and I that have had more then our share of tough times. We keep pushing on and coming back out on top!
    "Let Go......Be"
    I like.
    1562 days ago
  • KONRAD695
    emoticon on the Tattoo!! Hope you have a wonderful girls get away/visit. Glad you are able to keep all the family stuff in line, you're a busy mom.
    Relax and get that leg healed up, we have a race emoticon to run some day.
    1562 days ago
    Have a great "girls" trip! And I'm looking forward to the art photos when you are ready to share!
    1562 days ago
    I wish you a wonderful vacation time with your mom and daughters!
    Looking forward to see the tattoo.
    1562 days ago
    Thanks for Sharing! Sounds like a great place to put it. That way you can see it all the time. Have a wonderful time in Colorado. Sounds great with the generations. Enjoy yourself and RELAX!! emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon
    1562 days ago
    Enjoy! Let go! Be!
    1562 days ago
  • KANOE10
    Have a great time on your trip. You deserve that tatt emoticon oo reward.

    It is a good reminder to focus on enjoying the present.

    1562 days ago
    That sounds like a wonderful trip and I will keep that thought with me "let go. be". Perfect.

    Have a great trip!

    1563 days ago
    Let it go. Be. I like that! Thank you for the reminder to let go of the past and live in the present. Sometime I tend to forget that.
    Have fun on your trip - it sounds like a great vacation to spend with your girls and mother.
    1563 days ago
    Have fun on your trip.
    1563 days ago
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