MOMMY445's SparkPeople Blog http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal.asp?id=MOMMY445 MOMMY445's Blog on SparkPeople, home of free diet plans and a healthy living community SparkPeople.com http://assets2.sparkpeople.com/assets/nav/logo_spark.gif http://www.sparkpeople.com/ it's tuesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5919143 a beautiful,sunny spring day here today. went out for a long walk this morning. heading off to work shortly. my daughter says hi and so do all the birds. have a terrific day,everyone! Tue, 28 Apr 2015 13:39:51 EST it's sunday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5918166 a day to rest and reflect for me today. got some course work done, some housework done and the grocery shopping done. my daughter says hi. all of the birds say hi,too. have a wonderful day,everyone! Sun, 26 Apr 2015 21:13:04 EST it's friday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5916871 the weekend is now here! hurray! i really enjoyed my day off yesterday. today, i am focusing on my online courses for at least an hour, going for a long walk, picking up some holds at the local library, eating well, having a power nap, all before heading off to work later this afternoon. all of the birds say hi. my daughter got an a plus on a social studies quiz. she got some extra marks because she got some questions answered correctly from the next grade up. she is in a grade 4/5 class , s... Fri, 24 Apr 2015 09:32:18 EST it's thursday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5916587 a very cool day here today. for a while, it even snowed. where one of my friends lives, she got some snow that stayed on the ground. my daughter stayed in once she got back from school today. we did spend some time together before i had to go and run an errand. then we spent some more time together before mommy had to head back to the big city to get ready for work tomorrow. all of the birds are doing well and say hi. have a terrific day,everyone! Thu, 23 Apr 2015 20:32:02 EST it's wednesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5915688 a day of mixed weather here today and not too warm outside. so i am getting some clothes ready to wear for the cooler weather and i am getting caught up on my laundry. my daughter says hi to all of mommy's friends. all of the birds are doing well and say cheep,cheep. i am continuing to work on my online courses this week. my conversational french course starts in may and i am really looking forward to it. i want to update the current french skills i have and to learn new words,phrases. only ... Wed, 22 Apr 2015 09:54:25 EST it's tuesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5915072 a mostly sunny and cooler day here today. my daughter is a very happy person. her happiness has rubbed off on me and on those around her. all the birds say hi. in a short while, i am heading outdoors. i have some errands to run. i am getting caught up in both of my online courses. it was a full day at work yesterday and then some. i will take it day to day there. for any extra time i get, it is a bonus. sure, there are times when i'd rather be doing something else,like having a power nap in t... Tue, 21 Apr 2015 09:36:39 EST it's monday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5914461 a rainy day here today. that is okay with me and with my daughter. i am taking it easy today,before i head off to work this afternoon. having to go in an hour earlier each day i work is a challenge for me. yet i will do so,at least for this week. my daughter is really enjoying school these days. all of the birds say hi. have a wonderful day,everyone! Mon, 20 Apr 2015 10:04:01 EST it's friday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5912826 i have some errands to complete this morning,before i go to work later this afternoon. i enjoyed spending some one on one time with my daughter the other day and i know she enjoyed it,too. all of the birds say hi. the weekend is here! hurray! I'm back to my regular work hours today and tomorrow. i need the extra hour today to get a few things done before i head to work. have a terrific day,everyone and a great weekend! Fri, 17 Apr 2015 09:00:52 EST it's thursday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5912481 a beautiful spring day today. i'm enjoying some time with my daughter at the local library. all of the birds say hi! a much needed day off from work today. due to some staff being off sick, there has been extra time at work all week so far. it is easier for me to come in an hour earlier than to stay an hour later. i am sticking with my eating and exercise plan throughout my days. have a great day,everyone! Thu, 16 Apr 2015 16:23:06 EST it's tuesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5911161 i made it through another day. i had a hectic weekend. yet it was worth every minute. my daughter is enjoying school and says hi. all of the birds are doing well and say hi,too. in a while, i am off to my job. for me, i am happy to have a steady job and i am finally adjusting to the hours i need to work each day and for each week. have a great day,everyone! Tue, 14 Apr 2015 11:51:04 EST it's friday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5908795 the weekend is here! hurray! i look forward to the weekends every week. it is a chance to unwind and enjoy doing things that are not work related. i have some computer work to do this morning. then i am off for a long walk. all the birds say hi. my daughter aced her math quiz this week! Woo hoo! Have a great day and a terrific weekend,everyone! Fri, 10 Apr 2015 09:43:21 EST it's thursday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5908505 i enjoyed a much needed day off today. spent time with my daughter,which is something i enjoy doing any time. got some errands done and some of my storage things sorted out. all of the birds are doing well and say hi. have a terrific day,everyone! Thu, 9 Apr 2015 20:42:47 EST it's wednesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5907615 i did get the hours i hoped for at work. i am happy to still have a job and that i enjoy going to work each day. i get along well with my co workers and others i meet at the company. my daughter is doing well and says hi. i am catching up on some housework today. i am fitting in some exercise before i head off to work later this afternoon. all of the birds say hi. have a wonderful day,everyone! Wed, 8 Apr 2015 09:54:39 EST it's tuesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5907013 i had a great long weekend. easter was wonderful and my daughter is very happy. i am catching up on some computer work today. later this afternoon, i will be off to work. i am adjusting to the afternoon shift much better now. there is a slight chance i may not have to be there as late at work. i will find out by the end of the day or tomorrow at the latest. i would prefer the shift that was suggested to me, given a choice. all of the birds say hi. the weather here has been a mix of mild and c... Tue, 7 Apr 2015 10:42:47 EST it's thursday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5904216 i'm feeling better today. i have some errands to run and some computer work to do today. it is my day off from work. i also get tomorrow off as well. then i have to work on saturday. i will take it. the time off gives me a chance to relax and to do what i like to do. my daughter is really looking forward to easter. she does not know that mommy is coming tomorrow to spend time with her. will she be surprised, that is for sure. i spend as much time as i can with her, with the work schedule i ha... Thu, 2 Apr 2015 12:19:48 EST it's wednesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5903534 i am feeling better than i did yesterday. i will go to work this afternoon and see how i feel while i am there. my family is concerned that i will be alright,as i very seldom get sick. my good friend is making sure i am alright,too. if my cough does not improve much today,or increases, then i will head to the local walk in medical clinic here. i can just walk to it from where i live. i have been drinking plenty of fluids,resting lots and not doing anything too strenuous. i will continue to do... Wed, 1 Apr 2015 11:36:42 EST it's tuesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5902987 i feel like i have come down with something. i wonder if it is still the same cold i had before, or a different one. i ended up having to take the day off work today. that is how tired,sick i feel. my daughter says hi to everyone. all of the birds say hi,too. i am taking it easy today. hav e a great day,everyone! Tue, 31 Mar 2015 13:34:35 EST it's monday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5902134 my daughter's birthday is today! she is soooooooooo excited and happy! she loves the presents she got so far and the cards she has received. now she is off to school shortly. i am feeling a lot better than i did a few days ago. it is a short work week for me this week. my daughter has a short week of school,too. my good friend has a short work week as well. all of the birds say hi! have a terrific day,everyone! Mon, 30 Mar 2015 08:16:25 EST it's friday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5900516 the weekend is here! hurray! I really enjoyed my day off yesterday. i will make having that day off a priority from now on. it is so worth it. other than working tomorrow afternoon, i do not have any specific plans for the weekend. i know that my daughter will be soooooo happy to see all the presents she got for her birthday from mommy and mommy's good friend. she has been asking for this stuff for quite a while and will she ever be surprised when she sees what she actually is getting. the ... Fri, 27 Mar 2015 08:43:50 EST it's thursday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5900094 a much needed day off for me. i have been putting in a bit of extra time at work this week to make up for the hours i did not have to work last week. so i have less free time to pursue what i enjoy and to get some errands done. i will be working on my online courses tomorrow, as it will be the only day i have enough extra time to do so. my daughter is really excited about her birthday coming up. her birthday will be on next monday. i am spending some extra time with her today, as i have to wo... Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:38:49 EST it's wednesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5899409 a beautiful,mild spring day here today. my daughter has grown some more. now she is a bit taller and she now takes a different size in shoes. she is counting down the days until her birthday. my sister and her husband are coming down for a visit on sunday afternoon and they definitely have something for my daughter. they spoil her, in a way. i am feeling much better today. i even got caught up with the laundry today. all of the birds say cheep,cheep! it is so good to hear so many birds singi... Wed, 25 Mar 2015 11:43:40 EST it's monday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5898178 i'm catching up on some computer work now before i head to my job in a few hours. my daughter says hi and sends hugs. all of the birds are doing well and also say hi. i feel a bit better today, so i will go to work. i will see how i feel while i am there and go from there. have a wonderful day,everyone! Mon, 23 Mar 2015 12:56:34 EST it's sunday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5897743 i feel like i have come down with a cold. no wonder i want to take it easy these days. my daughter says hi and so do the birds. have a great day,everyone! Sun, 22 Mar 2015 20:26:27 EST it's friday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5896328 the weekend is here! hurray! i had a great day off work yesterday. i look forward to the next one that comes up. my daughter sends hugs to all of mommy's many spark friends. all of the birds are doing well and say hi. i am taking it easy to start off my day. then i will be off to work later this afternoon. have a wonderful day,everyone and a great weekend! Fri, 20 Mar 2015 08:09:03 EST it's thursday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5895914 i'm enjoying a much needed day off . i'm spending some time with my daughter today. i am slowly and steadily adjusting to the job hours and other changes as a result. all of the birds are doing well and say hello,hello. it is a beautiful sunny day here. have a terrific day,all! Thu, 19 Mar 2015 12:33:15 EST it's wednesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5895147 i made it through another day. a new day is now underway. i am taking it easy before i head to work later this afternoon. my good friend made some food the other day, so i can take it to work today. he is such a good friend. my daughter really enjoyed her sleepover and the movie the other day. she saw the spongebob movie. she likes to go to the movies sometimes. all of the birds say hi. have a wonderful day,everyone! Wed, 18 Mar 2015 10:00:53 EST it's tuesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5894708 happy st. patrick's day! a day to enjoy and celebrate. my daughter had a sleepover at one of her friend's place the other day. this afternoon, they are off to see a movie, her friend's mom's treat. she likes to have stuff to do on march break. i will be spending some time with her on thursday,just the two of us. it is my day off work this week and i want to spend time with her. the other day, my good friend had the day off and we spent it running some errands. he is one of my biggest supporte... Tue, 17 Mar 2015 15:06:04 EST it's sunday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5893310 a day to reflect and recharge. i'm taking it easy today. my daughter is taking it easy,too. my daughter says hi! all of the birds say hi! have a wonderful day,everyone! Sun, 15 Mar 2015 11:39:56 EST it's friday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5892159 the weekend is here! hurray! i made it through another week. on the weekends, i like to relax and take it easy. i still stay active and eat well throughout. my daughter is now on her school break. she is off for a week, along with many other children. every year, in march, there is a week where kids do not have to go to school. i will spend time with my daughter on my day off next week,just the two of us. i am going to need to get some more clothes for work. i have some. i discovered i will b... Fri, 13 Mar 2015 09:24:56 EST it's thursday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5891604 i made it through my first day of work. i will be on the afternoon shift for this job. i am happy to have a steady job. these days, it is hard to get a steady job. i will give it my best effort. i am taking it day to day. i am figuring out when to fit in some exercise with this new schedule. i know i will come up with something. at least now i will just have to bring something to eat for dinner and some healthy snacks to work. if i had stayed on the shift i was on the other day, i would have ... Thu, 12 Mar 2015 08:49:01 EST it's wednesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5890952 i found out yesterday afternoon that i got the job! i start this afternoon! yay! my daughter was bouncing up and down when i told her the news. she knows mommy has been trying for a really long time to get a steady job. my good friend jumped up and down for joy once i told him i got the job. i did my happy dance after i found out! all of the birds are doing well and say hi. have a wonderful day,everyone! Wed, 11 Mar 2015 08:31:29 EST it's tuesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5890342 thank you to all for nominating me as a spark motivator! i really appreciate it! what an honour! a new one i definitely did not expect. my daughter says hi! all of the birds say cheep,cheep! with the milder weather this week here, there are more birds singing and chirping outside these days. i have a few errands to run this afternoon. otherwise, i do not have much planned for the day. a lot of the errands i can do on foot. i can walk to where i need to go,after taking just one bus. then, whil... Tue, 10 Mar 2015 08:46:27 EST it's monday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5889705 a new day and a new start to the week. spent the afternoon walking around the city the other day and i felt great. my daughter will be on a school break next week. trying to figure out how often we can do things together. i am still awaiting word from the place i had the job interview at. i am taking it easy today. not too much planned. all the birds say hi. have a great day,everyone! Mon, 9 Mar 2015 08:57:01 EST it's saturday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5888747 i feel that the job interview went very well.i will know within the next few business days whether or not i got the job. my daughter says hi to everyone! all of the birds say hello,hello! a day of catching up on homework and housework for me. have a terrific day,everyone and a great weekend! Sat, 7 Mar 2015 15:19:31 EST it's friday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5887967 i have a job interview this morning, for a full time job. i know i will do well on the interview. i will be tested on my typing speed,too. i have a very good typing speed, so i know that part will not be too challenging for me. i still practiced my typing last night and i am practicing it a bit this morning. i also heard from a different place regarding a job,too. between the two of them, i am sure that one will lead to a job. my daughter wished me luck and so did my good friend. all of the b... Fri, 6 Mar 2015 08:13:50 EST it's thursday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5887559 I got some course work done. now i am off to run some errands and to get some much needed fresh air. i have applied for more jobs. i know that one of them will turn out to be the right one for me. i am not giving up until i get one. even then, i still will look for other work, unless the right one is a full time position. all of the birds are doing well and say cheep,cheep! my daughter loves the new top and jeans i got for her the other day and she wore them to school today. have a wonderful ... Thu, 5 Mar 2015 13:19:39 EST it's wednesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5886719 there were some power outages here last night. some are still without power. where i am, the power went out briefly, then flickered for a few hours. there is full power here this morning. it snowed and rained here yesterday. a mild day here today. my daughter is doing well and says hi. all the birds say cheep,cheep. have a wonderful day,everyone! Wed, 4 Mar 2015 08:02:53 EST it's tuesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5886071 a lovely day here today. there is going to be a bit of snow this afternoon here. that is fine by me and my daughter. spring is not too far away now. a relaxing day for me today. not too much planned. i have not heard back yet regarding the tentative job. i am continuing my search for steady work. i am still working on my two online college courses and i am doing very well. all of the birds say cheep,cheep. have a terrific day,everyone! Tue, 3 Mar 2015 08:39:57 EST it's a new month http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5885343 a new month is now underway. i am looking forward to when spring starts and so is my daughter. she is soooooo excited about her birthday that is coming up near the end of this month. she enjoys being active and keeps me active as well. she also enjoys reading regularly,too. all of the birds are doing well and say cheep,cheep. have a marvelous day,everyone! Mon, 2 Mar 2015 08:11:02 EST it's friday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5883653 my allergies are really acting up this morning. i will just go out once in the afternoon to run a few errands. it got cold very fast yesterday outside. today is superhero day at my daughter's school. she has a cool outfit ready to wear. she was up early this morning, as she wanted to put on her superhero outfit after she had her breakfast. i will find out later on today if i get that job or not. one thing i discovered was that i have more excel skills than i realized. i did remember what i le... Fri, 27 Feb 2015 09:59:26 EST it's thursday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5882990 a day to reflect and recharge for me today. i am all caught up in both of my online courses, so i have some spare time on my hands. my daughter is looking forward to celebrating her birthday next month. she keeps changing her mind on how she wants to celebrate it. i know she will make up her mind soon and let everyone know how she wants to celebrate it. as for me, my allergies are flaring up this morning. they seem to flare up in the mornings these days. so i take it easy to start and then i... Thu, 26 Feb 2015 08:47:50 EST it's wednesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5882315 a day to get outdoors and enjoy! even though it is cold here, it is sunny today. i am feeling a lot better today, so i will be outdoors more than i was the other day. my daughter is enjoying the weather these days. all of the birds say hi. have a wonderful day,everyone! Wed, 25 Feb 2015 08:19:28 EST it's tuesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5881654 i found, in the daily newspaper, an opportunity to get some extra work in to improve my math and english skills even more. i will inquire into that today, as well as some other options to get another job. my daughter says hi to everyone and sends hugs. all of the birds are doing well and say cheep,cheep. i am feeling a bit better today, so i will go and run a few errands later, after lunch. it is still quite cool here today. it is not as cold as it was the other day. have a wonderful day,ever... Tue, 24 Feb 2015 08:37:09 EST it's monday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5881006 off to a slow start this morning. my allergies are acting up just now, so i am taking it easy. my daughter was all bundled up for school today. i may go out later in the afternoon. i will see how i feel by then and if it has warmed up outside,too. i am continuing to look for another job, to work on my online college courses, to eat healthy and to get in some much needed exercise. my daughter and i really had a great time at the hockey game on saturday! to see her so excited made me so happy. ... Mon, 23 Feb 2015 09:08:12 EST it's sunday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5880451 it's the last week of february and a week full of challenges for me. still looking for another job while continuing to do my two online college courses. my daughter and i are at the library for a while. then we are off on a walk. all the birds say hi. have a great day,everyone! Sun, 22 Feb 2015 11:10:36 EST it's friday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5879287 another very cool day here today. i will head out in a while to run an errand or two. a day to catch up on housework and course work for me. then i can enjoy the weekend to the fullest! all of the birds say hi. my daughter is now taking part in basketball at school. she really enjoys being active and makes sure i keep active. have a wonderful day,everyone and a great weekend! Fri, 20 Feb 2015 09:58:07 EST it's thursday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5878580 a very cool day here today. i just have to go out once and do one errand and then i am back inside for the day. my daughter was all bundled up this morning. i will be when i head out in a while. all of the birds say cheep,cheep. the sun is shining brightly here this morning. which is a wonderful thing to see when i look out the window. have a terrific day,everyone! Thu, 19 Feb 2015 08:03:54 EST it's wednesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5877958 a not as cool of a day here today. tomorrow it is supposed to be really cold here. so i will get the errands i need to do done today, so i can stay indoors and keep warm tomorrow. my allergies are flaring up this morning, so i am off to a slow start. i will go out in a while and complete the last of my errands to do. my daughter is sooo excited about going to a hockey game with me on saturday. she won the tickets at a draw at her school. all of the birds say hi. there is a chance of some snow... Wed, 18 Feb 2015 09:02:45 EST a cool day http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5877281 it has started to lightly snow here today. i will be off shortly to run a few errands and to get my job search going full speed ahead. my daughter is doing really well in school and enjoys going there. she does not like to miss school, even when she is not feeling well. i got to spend some time with her over the long weekend here. family day comes up once a year here in february. i like to spend it with my daughter and my family. i am prepared for whatever the day brings for me today. i alrea... Tue, 17 Feb 2015 09:05:43 EST it's monday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5876586 i'm taking it easy today and enjoying some much needed down time. my daughter says hi! all of the birds are doing well and say hello,hello. have a wonderful day,everyone! Mon, 16 Feb 2015 08:16:20 EST