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 thursday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5782303 another day has begun. it is very cool and cloudy here today. i have started to work on my online course. i will work on it a bit every day until i am done. the teacher sends some work online for you to do. then you complete it online and she marks it. my daughter is really looking forward to her field trip on monday, especially since mommy will be coming,too. all of the birds are doing well and say hello,hello. have a terrific day,everyone! Thu, 18 Sep 2014 11:48:23 EST woo hoo! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5780896 my daughter told me this morning that she made the cross country team at school! woo hoo! way to go,sweetheart! she has a field trip coming up next monday and she put my name down as a volunteer. knowing my daughter, she was one of the first ones to hand the registration form and fee in this morning. as for me, i am still job searching and focusing on school. it will finally start online this week and i am really looking forward to it. all the birds say hello,hello! have a great day,everyone! Tue, 16 Sep 2014 10:08:08 EST it's sunday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5779742 a new week has begun. i was able to meet up with my good friend the other night. we are meeting up again this evening. my daughter got the book she was waiting for from the library and she has already read three chapters of it. at the rate she is going, she will have it finished in just over a week. i,too, have started to read another library book. i find that i can read a book in just about the amount of time my daughter can, if not sooner. depends on how big the book is and how much time i ... Sun, 14 Sep 2014 15:26:54 EST it's saturday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5779101 i am finally getting going on my day. my daughter and her grandma went to the library this morning. she loves to go to the library and encourages both of her grandparents to do the same. all of the birds say cheep,cheep! it feels good to not have a specific plan in place for a change,at least for me. when i get these days, i really enjoy them. spent some time sorting and organizing some of my stuff. now i have a much better idea of what i actually have and do not have. have a wonderful day,ev... Sat, 13 Sep 2014 11:57:15 EST it's friday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5778482 another week is just about complete. it is supposed to be raining quite a bit here tomorrow, so i am getting as many outdoor errands done as i can today. my daughter is doing well and says hi. all of the birds say cheep,cheep. i have not made any weekend plans yet. i will see how it goes each day and go from there. when it rains a lot, i take my workouts indoors. i am meeting up with a friend of mine who has some stuff and some mail for me. she will be moving at the end of next month out of t... Fri, 12 Sep 2014 09:54:02 EST it's thursday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5778062 i am catching up on some reading today. the weather here yesterday was really rainy and windy. today, it is just windy and it is much cooler outside. my daughter is trying out for the cross country running team at her school, this week. she loves to run, so i encouraged her to go and try out for it. all of the birds are doing well and say hello,hello! have a terrific day,everyone! Thu, 11 Sep 2014 16:37:05 EST it's wednesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5777212 a day to do some errands for me. i was not expecting to see my good friend until this weekend. i got to see him yesterday for a few hours. he is still finalizing his trip plans. i am following up with those places i got in touch with in regard to the women's program i want to get into, today. i applied for some more jobs the other day. i know something will come up from my job search. i am not giving up until i am successful in getting a job. my daughter says hi! all of the birds are doing we... Wed, 10 Sep 2014 11:04:52 EST a nice day http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5776622 i'm taking it easy today,as far as errands are concerned. i did so many yesterday that i am taking it slower today. my daughter wants to get her hair cut shorter now. that is fine with me,since she wants it and it is making her happy. all of the birds say hello,hello. have a terrific day,everyone! Tue, 9 Sep 2014 14:19:50 EST a new week http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5775831 i had a great weekend and so did my daughter! the job interview went well. now i am catching up on some computer work and some errands that i did not get to do over the past few days. my good friend has some of his family visiting with him this week, so i will not get to see too much of him. that is okay. he has done so much for me. time with family is very important. he helped out my immediate family as well the other day. were they very surprised, as they were not expecting anything from hi... Mon, 8 Sep 2014 11:43:27 EST it's friday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5774010 the weekend is here! hurray! my daughter says hi! all of the birds say cheep,cheep! have not yet made plans for the weekend. i will just take it as it comes. have a terrific day,everyone and a great weekend! Fri, 5 Sep 2014 13:34:49 EST it's thursday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5773344 i heard from another place regarding a contract position. i meet with them on monday morning. so i will more than likely be staying at one of my friend's places the night before. then i can get ready to go from there and be dressed more business like. i have some of my work related clothes there, so i will go there to get ready. my daughter is enjoying school these days. all the birds say hi. have a terrific day,everyone! Thu, 4 Sep 2014 12:34:02 EST a warm,sunny day http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5772605 a day to get several errands done and to get going on my online college course. i did not get that job. that is okay with me. i will step up my search to find another one. my daughter says hi! all the birds say cheep,cheep! my daughter likes her teacher. have a great day,everyone! Wed, 3 Sep 2014 11:56:25 EST it's tuesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5771786 i just started school today and so did my daughter. i got to see who her teacher will be this year at school. now i'm doing some online course work, then i have some errands to run after lunch. all of the birds say hi. i had a great weekend away. i feel refreshed and ready to go. a new month has started and i am looking forward to see what it will bring. have a great day,everyone! Tue, 2 Sep 2014 10:23:38 EST it's friday! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5769344 the weekend is here! hurray! my daughter is getting some clothes for school today. my good friend wants to get her some clothes for school,too. so i said okay. i know that my daughter does not refuse clothes, no matter where they came from or who got them for her. she is a budding fashionista these days. coordinating her outfits and hair accessories pretty much every day. she is such a joy. all of the birds are doing well and say cheep,cheep! have a wonderful day everyone and a great weekend! Fri, 29 Aug 2014 11:25:02 EST it's thursday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5768737 a day of errands and relaxation. my daughter is pretty much all set for school now. all of the birds say hi. i will be meeting up with my good friend later on today. have a terrific day,everyone and a fabulous weekend! Thu, 28 Aug 2014 12:46:44 EST a nice day http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5768058 a day to enjoy and to take it easy. it is not as hot here today,which is a relief. went for a really long walk yesterday and i felt good afterwards. all birds are okay and say hello,hello. my daughter will be getting some more clothes today for school. i will see what i can do. i know what she likes to wear and what she enjoys eating these days. have a terrific day,everyone! Wed, 27 Aug 2014 11:58:51 EST a lovely day http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5767462 a very hot and humid day here today. even my daughter, who loves to be outdoors, is taking it easy today. all of the birds are doing well and say hi. it looks like i will finally get the reference i need to get into the women's program i want. i am definitely in school from september of this year until april of next year, online courses. this way, i can work and spend lots of time with my daughter. my good friend has not finalized vacation plans yet. he will let me know once they are finalize... Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:31:16 EST a beautiful,sunny day http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5766688 i feel that my job interview went really well. in the meantime, i will work on other things while i wait. today, my daughter has one of her friends over that she met at day camp. they will spend the afternoon together. i am glad to see that she is making friends pretty much wherever she goes. i went for the interview from my good friend's place, as it is much closer to where the job will be. my good friend told me the other day that he will indeed be going on vacation by the beginning of octo... Mon, 25 Aug 2014 11:32:39 EST it's friday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5764964 i am having a good day so far! woo hoo! my daughter says hi. all of the birds say cheep,cheep! it's friday! the weekend is here! yay! i am looking forward to meeting up with one of my friends this afternoon. then i meet up with my good friend later on, for supper and a visit. have a wonderful day,everyone and a terrific weekend! Fri, 22 Aug 2014 13:34:52 EST woo hoo! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5764352 i just found out a while ago that i got into the online upgrading course i wanted! yes! i will have to take math separately, at a different place. the coordinator for the program will send me the links for that one this week. then i can go ahead and plan to be in college for september 2015, full time. i am still working on going part time for now and on working my way through, so i can pay for the course myself. i will find out by the first week of september if i am getting into the women's p... Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:24:03 EST it's wednesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5763668 another nice summer day. my daughter's last day at day camp is tomorrow, it is a full day at the camp for her. she gets to see the movie frozen.all of the birds are doing well and say hello,hello! it was calling for rain for most of the day here. so far, it only rained once in the morning. there is a chance of a thunderstorm this afternoon. that is okay with me. i will more than likely be inside catching up on some computer work. have a wonderful day,everyone! Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:18:58 EST a beautiful day http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5762913 i do have some errands to run today. it is a really nice,sunny day here. my daughter and i will be doing some back to school shopping tomorrow. i picked up some supplies that i will need for school. all of the birds are doing well and say cheep,cheep. i am still working on being able to go to school, to work and to look after my daughter. i know i can do it. have a wonderful day,everyone! Tue, 19 Aug 2014 13:02:17 EST it's monday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5762092 i have made some inquiries on help i need to complete one section of an application package i need to finish filling out to be accepted into a women's program that specifically helps single moms to get back on their feet. my daughter says hi and sends hugs! all of the birds are doing well and say cheep,cheep. i just finished the 5% summer challenge with the starfish team and i reached my goal of 5% that i set for myself. now i will be setting a new goal for the fall challenge. i can get one r... Mon, 18 Aug 2014 11:46:42 EST what a rainy day http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5760915 it is really raining here. my daughter's soccer tournament went really well. now we are at the library relaxing. it was so worth it to get up extra early to come to see my daughter play soccer. i would do that again anytime, no matter what sport she wants to play in the future. her arm is all better now. all of the birds are well and say hello,hello. have a wonderful day,everyone! Sat, 16 Aug 2014 14:56:23 EST it's friday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5760260 the weekend is here! hurray! my daughter feels much better today. all of the birds are doing well and say cheep,cheep. i will be meeting up later with my good friend. from there, tomorrow morning, i will be heading to my daughter's soccer tournament. after that, i have not decided what i will do. have a wonderful day,everyone! Fri, 15 Aug 2014 11:50:39 EST it's thursday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5759489 i had a great day yesterday! i plan on having a great day today! my daughter says hi and thank you for all the well wishes. she is already feeling better. all of the birds are doing well and say cheep,cheep! today, not too much planned. helping out a friend of mine and picking up some mail from my previous address. other than that, i plan to take it easy today. have a terrific day,everyone! Thu, 14 Aug 2014 09:18:33 EST a lovely day http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5758964 my daughter sprained her arm the other day. she will be just fine. i am out and about today, enjoying the cooler weather here. i was able to meet up with my good friend the other day. that is so relaxing for me and for my good friend. all of the birds are doing well and say cheep,cheep! have a wonderful day,everyone! Wed, 13 Aug 2014 12:48:15 EST it's tuesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5758208 i am catching up on some computer work today. it is not as hot here today as it was the other day. i did get to meet up with my good friend yesterday and we had a great time catching up. we got to watch a movie called Ex-terminators. It was terrific! my daughter has her last soccer game tonight if it does not rain. then her soccer tournament is this saturday morning. i will most definitely be there. i will definitely be active throughout the day today. i am looking at some other options for s... Tue, 12 Aug 2014 11:03:36 EST it's monday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5757442 i want to say thank you for the many birthday wishes that are coming in! i really appreciate and enjoy each and every one. my daughter says hi! all of the birds say cheep,cheep! have some important tasks to do today. then i will see what my good friend is up to. we like to meet up a few times a week. yesterday was fun with my daughter! now i have the tournament coming up this weekend to look forward to. have a wonderful day,everyone! Mon, 11 Aug 2014 10:04:41 EST it's saturday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5756286 a beautiful summer day here today. catching up on some computer work, then i will go out and enjoy the day. there are many different activities happening throughout the city today. i will go and check them out after lunch. my daughter says hi! all of the birds are doing well and say cheep,cheep! i know i will get in plenty of exercise today. i have extra water with me, so i can stay hydrated when i am outdoors for most of the day. have a terrific day,everyone! Sat, 9 Aug 2014 11:23:20 EST it's friday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5755721 the weekend is here! hurray! time to relax and have fun! my daughter is enjoying the time off from school. she is looking forward to seeing her friends when she goes back in september. she will have a different teacher this school year, as the teacher she had has left the school and won't be back. as for me, i am looking forward to working and going to school. i will take it one day at a time and go from there. all of the birds are doing well and say cheep,cheep! have a terrific day,everyone... Fri, 8 Aug 2014 11:33:57 EST it's thursday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5755090 a day filled with errands to run. i was able to meet up with my good friend for supper last night. my daughter is enjoying going to day camp and soccer this week. there will be a fun day for my daughter, relating to soccer, on the weekend. i will be there. the kids get to play and have fun for a few hours. then she has to go to a birthday party right behind it, on the same day. she is really looking forward to both activities that day. all of the birds are doing well and say cheep,cheep. have... Thu, 7 Aug 2014 12:03:09 EST it's wednesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5754295 a day where i do not have too much to do. i am almost finished the online course i am taking. i will definitely finish it before the deadline i was given. i am looking forward to the next one that starts in september. my daughter says hi! all of the birds are doing well and say hello,hello. i am adjusting to some recent changes in my life quite well. i am waiting to hear if i get into a women's program that provides housing and education, as well as budgeting and other help as needed. while ... Wed, 6 Aug 2014 10:48:44 EST it's tuesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5753660 i was away for most of the weekend. i really needed it and i feel so much better. i am making progress on my online course and in other areas of my life. my daughter sends hugs to all! all the birds say cheep,cheep! things are coming together for me bit by bit. i know i will get to where i need to be at a steady pace. have a wonderful day,everyone! Tue, 5 Aug 2014 13:34:03 EST it's friday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5751159 the weekend is here! hurray! a new month has begun. let's see what the new month brings. i will more than likely be seeing my good friend later on today. my daughter says hi! All of the birds say cheep,cheep. have a wonderful day,everyone and a terrific weekend! Fri, 1 Aug 2014 14:48:36 EST feeling good http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5750225 had a good night's sleep last night and i feel so much better today. enjoyed the time i spent with my daughter yesterday. today, i will be working on my online course for a while. then i have to go and pick up some more mail where i used to live. i plan on meeting up with my good friend for supper today.all of the birds say cheep,cheep! have a terrific day,everyone! Thu, 31 Jul 2014 08:54:06 EST it's wednesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5749538 had a somewhat restless night last night. so today i am more tired than usual. i will have a power nap this afternoon and that will help. i am running some errands today. then i am spending some time with my daughter. all of the birds say cheep,cheep. have a wonderful day,everyone! Wed, 30 Jul 2014 09:41:55 EST woo hoo! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5748824 it's tuesday! a day where i can enjoy some much needed time doing whatever i feel like. school is done and i did really well. my daughter says hi! all of the birds say hello,hello! another month will be finishing in a few days. i am looking forward to a new month starting on friday. my birthday also is in august, so i am looking forward to that as well. i had some time to sort through some of my stuff the other day. i still have much more of that to do. sometimes you do not know what you act... Tue, 29 Jul 2014 09:52:51 EST it's saturday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5746834 i had a great time yesterday with my daughter. my good friend treated her to some ice cream, which she really enjoys. then we were off to enjoy the rest of the day. if the weather is nice today, my good friend and i may go on a day trip north of the city. if not, we will do things in the city, such as checking out any festivals or other events happening. all of the birds say cheep,cheep! have a great day,everyone and a terrific weekend! Sat, 26 Jul 2014 09:37:31 EST it's thursday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5745534 i feel a bit tired today. that is okay. school will be done tomorrow. then i will be off to spend some time with my daughter. i am so glad my good friend is in my life. he has been there for me through all of the challenges i faced and the ones i am now facing. all of the birds are doing well and say hello,hello. the weather is nice today and it is not too hot outside. have a great day,everyone! Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:50:25 EST it's wednesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5744780 i'm almost finished school until september. just two more days after today and i will be done. it won't be as hot here today. some relief from the humidity that has been around for quite a few days. my daughter is really enjoying day camp,soccer and the reading club at the local library. every week day, she has somewhere to go and something to do. all of the birds are doing well and say hi. have a wonderful day,everyone! Wed, 23 Jul 2014 08:47:22 EST it's tuesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5744034 i made it through another day. my daughter is doing well and says hi! today there are two classes. one in the morning and one in the afternoon. i still have some errands to run today. that is okay with me. i will pace myself, as it is another very warm day here today. all of the birds say cheep,cheep! have a wonderful day,everyone! Tue, 22 Jul 2014 08:42:30 EST a beautiful sunny day http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5743258 i have so much to do today. i have one week left of school and that is it until september. i have to start an online course this afternoon. i have a meeting i need to attend just behind that. inbetween there, i have several errands to run. this will be a very busy week for me. every day, i have somewhere to go and so much to do. i did meet up with my good friend yesterday and had a terrific day. my daughter is really enjoying day camp and she told me that she will be signing up for track and ... Mon, 21 Jul 2014 08:48:30 EST it's sunday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5742640 i had a great day with my daughter yesterday. i will definitely have many more of those days more often. all of the birds are doing well and say hello,hello. i will be meeting up with my good friend later,after i catch up on some computer work. last week of school for me until september. looking into another place to live. have even more paperwork to do to get into that place. i have already started to fill out some of the paperwork. i will have the rest done by tomorrow and faxed to the pla... Sun, 20 Jul 2014 10:35:04 EST it's saturday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5742184 the weather is nice here. not too hot and not too cool. just right. my daughter says hi! all of the birds are doing well and say cheep,cheep. the day is going well. have a wonderful day,everyone and a terrific weekend! Sat, 19 Jul 2014 15:34:06 EST woo hoo! it's friday! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5741462 i found out today that i will be in the highest level class for English! woo hoo! i am so glad i kept up my skills in that area. I know for Math i will have to start at the first course offered and that is fine with me. my daughter sends hugs and says hi! all of the birds are okay and say hello,hello! i'm meeting up with my good friend later on today. tomorrow is mommy and daughter day,as my good friend will not be home that day. have a great day and a terrific weekend,everyone! Fri, 18 Jul 2014 11:26:46 EST a beautiful day http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5740854 a lovely day. not too hot or cold and it is not raining today. school went well. i got into the online course that is a prerequisite to take the other courses coming in september, online. i find that i do get some work in the fall. so i am going to sign up for the courses i need online when i see the counsellor on monday morning. then that is done. today i got to check out different courses and programs online and what their requirements are. then classes were done for the day. my daughter is... Thu, 17 Jul 2014 14:13:20 EST it's wednesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5739909 school did go well yesterday for me. i did pretty well on the math questions the math teacher gave the class to do last week. i have already reserved some books from the library for the areas that are the most challenging for me. plus i will have my good friend's help for some of it,too. my daughter is enjoying her activities. they keep her pretty busy. today, it is mainly communication class, with a bit of self-assessment added into the mix. it looks like every day is important. only seven m... Wed, 16 Jul 2014 08:44:03 EST a rainy day http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5739178 i woke up to rain coming down steadily outside this morning. that is alright. i found my raincoat and umbrella. then off i went to school. the computer lab went very well yesterday. today, it will be english and math. english in the morning and math in the afternoon. i wonder what parts of math will be covered today in class. i know it is not one of my stronger points. i am working on improving it considerably. my good friend likes math and has offered to help me in math if i need help. my da... Tue, 15 Jul 2014 08:36:42 EST it's monday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5738557 i had a great weekend. now i am on a break between classes at school. had to do an actual essay in the first class this morning. what a way to start the day. it has been a really long time since i had to do one and to actually write out the good copy, not type it, was challenging. i got so used to typing out essays and other stuff for college that this was challenging for me. yet i got through it alright. the second class will be in the computer lab this afternoon. it was definitely worth it ... Mon, 14 Jul 2014 10:56:27 EST