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=5807469 my daughter has a halloween party at school tomorrow. she told me that i will be surprised when i see her halloween costume. she won't tell me what it is. today, i am back in the swing of things. i will get even more completed in my online course today. every day, i work on it for a while. all the birds say hi. have a terrific day,everyone! Thu, 30 Oct 2014 10:08:14 EST it's wednesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5806834 a day to get some errands done, including getting some much needed groceries. my daughter is soooooo excited about halloween! on the weekend, she went to a halloween party that was held at the local ymca and she loved it! all the birds say cheep,cheep. my friend that moved out of town is doing so much better. it was too hard on her health to live in the city. have a wonderful day,everyone! Wed, 29 Oct 2014 09:24:46 EST it's tuesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5806240 i did hear back on my assessments yesterday morning and i did not do well enough to pass. therefore i cannot get into that women's program right now. i can try again in six months. i am so glad i started my academic upgrading in september. at the pace i am going, it looks like i will be able to reach that goal. i am also considering taking a few night classes to really increase my chances of getting into that program in six months. my daughter says hi. cheep,cheep from all the birds. have a g... Tue, 28 Oct 2014 09:56:26 EST it's monday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5805555 it is a beautiful,sunny cool day here today. i am already going for a long walk outdoors, in just a short while. my daughter is sooo excited for halloween! she even has me excited about it,too! i did pick up my holds from the library the other day. i will work on my online course some more today. i have not still heard back on how i have done on the academic assessments i did just about two weeks ago. i am very curious to see how i did. all the birds say hi. have a wonderful day,everyone! Mon, 27 Oct 2014 09:27:17 EST it's sunday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5805056 my daughter is off right now with her aunt and uncle. they are treating her and my parents to lunch. my sister and her husband have a wedding anniversary the same week as my parents. this is their way of celebrating both together. i did enjoy the movies. a few of my holds are ready to be picked up at the library today. in a while, i will go and pick them up. i spent time the other day with my daughter. i enjoy spending as much time as i can with her and she feels the same. it is a very windy ... Sun, 26 Oct 2014 13:26:03 EST it's saturday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5804413 i borrowed some movies from the local library the other day. i think i will make this a movie day. my daughter is on a play date with some of her friends. all the birds say hi. it is a nice fall day here. so i will definitely spend time outdoors. have a wonderful day,everyone and a great weekend! Sat, 25 Oct 2014 09:28:36 EST it's friday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5803864 i heard from my good friend the other day, the one who went overseas a few weeks ago. he is doing well and wants to know if i am doing well. a true friend. my daughter is getting ready for halloween. i know it is not until next week. she has already decided what she wants to be this year and she is looking forward to going trick or treating with mommy. all the birds are doing well and say hi. have a terrific day,everyone! Fri, 24 Oct 2014 09:35:24 EST it's thursday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5803293 a day for me to catch up on my online course work as well as getting in some much needed exercise. my daughter says hi! all of the birds say cheep,cheep! i will go about my day as usual and if anything comes up,job wise, that i am interested in, then i will go for it. have a terrific day,everyone! Thu, 23 Oct 2014 10:02:10 EST a nice day http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5802853 i found out today that i did not get that job. that it was given to someone else. although that happened, i am okay with it. i was told of another opportunity that is for a few days next week. i feel i did really well in the interview. i am getting plenty of interview experience. i even used the interview tips that the agency gave me, so i would not forget anything important and so i would be prepared for any questions i was asked. all of the birds say hi. they are all budgies. my daughter,wh... Wed, 22 Oct 2014 13:51:08 EST it's tuesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5802045 i am ready for the job interview this afternoon. now i am taking some time to just relax. all of the birds say hi. my daughter sends hugs to all! have a wonderful day,everyone! Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:17:40 EST woo hoo! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5801420 i found out this morning that i have a job interview tomorrow afternoon. woo hoo! i am soo excited about it! it is for a 3 month opportunity, with the possibility of it going 6 months. i am due to hear this week from the place that runs the women's program if i passed both academic assessments or not. my daughter enjoys math and science a lot at school. she did not make the volleyball team and she is okay with that. social studies is not one of her favourite subjects, although she will make j... Mon, 20 Oct 2014 10:20:11 EST hurray! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5800860 i received a thank you card from my good friend who is overseas, for the birthday card i sent to him by email. that made my day! my daughter is at a sleepover and will be back home later this afternoon. we had a wonderful day together. all the birds say hello. one of my other friends is getting the last minute packing done that she needs to do. by this time next week, she will already have moved to her new place. have a wonderful day,everyone! Sun, 19 Oct 2014 12:01:13 EST it's saturday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5800401 hanging out at the library with my daughter for a while. this morning, we went to see a movie at a community day event at the local cinema. all of the birds say hi. everything is going well for me. have a wonderful day,everyone and a great weekend! Sat, 18 Oct 2014 14:00:23 EST it's friday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5799758 my daughter will know by the end of the day today whether or not she made it on the school volleyball team. i am making progress towards my goals, one day at a time. i will get to my goal weight. i am feeling much better today. all of the birds say hi. have a great day,everyone! Fri, 17 Oct 2014 09:44:47 EST it's thursday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5799198 my daughter enjoyed the tryout for the volleyball team. she will know by the end of the week if she made it or not. all the birds are doing well and say cheep,cheep. my allergies are flaring up today, so i am pacing myself throughout the day. i did get a better night's sleep last night. have a great day,everyone! Thu, 16 Oct 2014 09:48:08 EST it's wednesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5798702 i am taking it easy today. i had a restless night last night and did not get a full night's sleep. my daughter says hi! all of the birds are doing well and say cheep,cheep. one of my friends is just about all set for her move to a small town far from the city. she just has a bit of packing to do and she will be ready to go. i will go and see her this week for a visit. have a wonderful day,everyone! Wed, 15 Oct 2014 11:31:14 EST it's tuesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5798015 i had a great weekend! now i am back to getting caught up with my computer work and with my course work. my daughter says hi. all of the birds are doing well and say cheep,cheep! have a wonderful day,everyone! Tue, 14 Oct 2014 11:03:37 EST it's saturday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5796268 a day to get outdoors and enjoy for me. i am catching up on some computer work, then i am outside to enjoy the beautiful weather here. all the birds say hi. my daughter is busy reading a book she got out the other day from the library. have a wonderful day,everyone and a great weekend! Sat, 11 Oct 2014 09:57:59 EST it's friday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5795747 the start of a long weekend. got my laundry done the other day. my daughter is really looking forward to thanksgiving on monday. she really enjoys that holiday every year. i am also caught up on my course work, so i can get to really enjoy the long weekend here. all the birds say cheep,cheep. have a terrific day and a great weekend,everyone. for those who celebrate thanksgiving this coming monday, happy thanksgiving! Fri, 10 Oct 2014 09:45:41 EST it's thursday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5795243 getting caught up with my laundry today. my daughter and all the birds say hi. i am feeling a bit better than i was earlier this week. i am pacing myself today, so i have the energy to focus and do well on two academic assessments tomorrow afternoon. have a fantastic day,everyone! Thu, 9 Oct 2014 12:13:59 EST a busy day http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5794801 i had an orientation session this afternoon for the women's program i want to get into. i also did a questionnaire and i will do an academic assessment for the same program this friday. my daughter says hi and that her cross country meet went very well. i will tackle my laundry tomorrow, when i will have more time to do all of it. all birds say hi. have a terrific day,everyone! Wed, 8 Oct 2014 17:45:21 EST a beautiful fall day http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5793963 my good friend made it safely overseas. now comes the chance for the siblings to spend some time together in one place. i got to meet his sister the other day. she is a wonderful lady. he has another sister and a beautiful daughter of his own. they are a close knit family. my daughter had practice for cross country the other day. today, i believe, is a meet at another school during school hours. she is really enjoying the running and meeting other people. all of the birds are doing well and s... Tue, 7 Oct 2014 10:14:44 EST it's monday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5793391 i feel like i may have come down with a slight cold. so i am taking it easy again today. my good friend will be leaving later this afternoon to go overseas for a few months. i will definitely miss him and told him so. i got to briefly talk to him a while ago. my daughter was a bit under the weather this morning and actually slept in. perhaps there is something going around. all of the birds are doing well and say hi. one of my other friends will be moving out of town this month. so i made sur... Mon, 6 Oct 2014 12:05:00 EST it's sunday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5792824 a day to take it easy for me today. my daughter is at a birthday party this afternoon. she looks forward to going whenever she gets invited to one. i got to spend a lot of time with her yesterday. all of the birds say hi. my good friend is just about ready to go overseas tomorrow. only has a few more things to do and he is all set. have a wonderful day,everyone! Sun, 5 Oct 2014 14:00:09 EST it's friday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5791639 the weekend is here! hurray! tomorrow my daughter and i are pretty much spending the day together. we do that at least once a week. a day with just the two of us together. it is sunny here this morning. there is a chance of rain here this afternoon. that is okay. bring it on! all of the birds are doing well and say hi. i'm catching up on some computer work before i head outdoors to enjoy the day. have a terrific day, everyone and a wonderful weekend! Fri, 3 Oct 2014 10:04:42 EST it's thursday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5791063 another beautiful day has begun. my daughter says hi! all of the birds are doing well. i have a mix of tasks to get done today. i am taking a break now before i do some more of them. have a great day,everyone! Thu, 2 Oct 2014 10:58:10 EST it's wednesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5790383 a new month has begun. my daughter likes going to the library at least once a week and so do i. my good friend is getting ready to go on an overseas trip. so i spent some time there yesterday. all of the birds say hi. my allergies are flaring up a bit today, so i will pace myself and not do too much in a row. i will be starting on the next part of my online course this week and i am really looking forward to it. it is drizzling here this morning. a great time to enjoy the outdoors. drizzling ... Wed, 1 Oct 2014 11:35:01 EST it's tuesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5789639 i'm off to a great start! i already got in some much needed exercise to start my day. my daughter plans to try out for the school's volleyball team this year. if they have a soccer team, she wants to try out for that as well. in less than a week, my good friend will be going overseas for a few months. so he is making sure i will be alright before he goes. he has been there for me throughout all i have been through so far this year and i know he will continue to do so. i do the same. all of th... Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:59:34 EST it's monday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5789243 i managed to get quite a few things done today, including spending some one on one time with my daughter. now i am catching up on some computer work before i go and have dinner. all of the birds say cheep,cheep. had a much needed break on the weekend. now i am ready to tackle whatever the week brings. have a great day,everyone! Mon, 29 Sep 2014 17:53:37 EST it's friday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5787321 i feel good today. my daughter says hi! all of the birds are doing well and cheep cheep hello. i will work some more on my online course today. i will be meeting up with my good friend either later today or during the day tomorrow. so i will get some errands done today that i did not have time to do yesterday. i do not have any set plans for the weekend. i will just take it day to day and see what happens. have a terrific day,everyone and a great weekend! Fri, 26 Sep 2014 10:43:48 EST it's thursday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5786777 a day for me to take it easy, at least for a while. i am still doing a job search while i wait to hear back from those two places. my daughter is looking forward to halloween now. she is still deciding what she wants to be for halloween this year. all of the birds are doing well and say hello,hello. off to work on my online courses! have a great day,everyone! Thu, 25 Sep 2014 12:16:01 EST a beautiful sunny day http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5786211 i feel like the interview went very well. when i went to check my email this afternoon, i found a reply from a different job i applied for. i will have to do an online typing test and then i will find out if i get that job or not. there are opportunities out there. i am finding that by stepping out of my comfort zone, more opportunities are happening for me and for my daughter. she had her first cross country run practice the other day and she really enjoyed it. all of the birds are doing wel... Wed, 24 Sep 2014 15:00:03 EST it's tuesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5785405 i have a job interview tomorrow afternoon. i am going through what i have for it, so i am well prepared. my daughter is doing well and says hi. all the birds say cheep,cheep. i will go to the job interview tomorrow, from one of my friend's places, who lives closer to where the interview will be. thank you for all of the good luck wishes and support. that means so much to me. have a terrific day,everyone! Tue, 23 Sep 2014 11:10:56 EST it's monday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5784866 my daughter's field trip went very well. now she wants to go on another one. i have a job interview on wednesday afternoon. with a different company in a different part of the city. i am getting caught up on some computer work today. my online course is going very well. i am able to keep up with the homework the teacher gives me. i went and picked up my nice jacket i wear for job interviews today. so now i will have it with me whenever that opportunity comes up. all of the birds are doing wel... Mon, 22 Sep 2014 15:47:46 EST it's sunday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5784123 a day to enjoy! sunny and mild here today. woo hoo! working on some of my homework today, so i can enjoy the rest of my day. all of the birds say hello,hello! my daughter sends hugs! have a wonderful day,all! Sun, 21 Sep 2014 14:50:23 EST it's saturday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5783557 my daughter finished reading the book that she got out from the library last week. now she is reading another one. i will continue to encourage her love of reading. she has finished a book before me this time. sometimes, we will just sit quietly together and be reading from different books. i treasure this time and each time i get to spend with her. all of the birds are doing well and say hello,hello. my daughter sends hugs to all. have a wonderful day,everyone! Sat, 20 Sep 2014 14:35:42 EST it's friday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5783054 another week is coming to a close. i heard from another place where i had applied for a job. they are having interviews next wednesday. so i let them know i am definitely available on wednesday to come for an interview. then i heard from another place that may want to see me for a interview, for a different job. now my daughter has me looking forward to the field trip on monday. it has been so long since i have been on one. it will be a change of pace and a change of scenery for me,too. all o... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:31:38 EST 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