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 monday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6485211 another beautiful sunny and mild day here today. my daughter says hi. all of the birds say cheep,cheep! have a terrific day,everyone! Mon, 23 Apr 2018 14:08:01 EST it's sunday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6484911 what a beautiful day here today! my daughter says hi! i am heading out for a walk in a while. i feel good today. i got a good amount of sleep, i'm eating well and drinking plenty of water these days. all of the birds say cheep,cheep! have a terrific day,everyone! Sun, 22 Apr 2018 14:50:38 EST it's saturday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6484630 i finally heard back from the doctor in regards to seeing a specialist for my sore left leg and hip area. they are not as sore as they once were, so i am slowly and steadily building up my stamina, strength until i know for sure what is happening with the soreness on my upper left leg and hip area. i am not overdoing it and i am pacing myself. the other day i felt the upper part of my left leg was a bit sore. so today i am taking it easy and not doing too much. i know i will finally find out ... Sat, 21 Apr 2018 14:42:19 EST it's friday! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6484367 woo hoo! the weekend is here! hurray! it is going to be a sunny and mild weekend here. my daughter says hi! all of the birds say cheep,cheep! not too much planned for the weekend this weekend. it feels good to be so active and to make healthy food choices. have a great day,everyone and a terrific weekend! Fri, 20 Apr 2018 13:42:41 EST it's thursday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6483996 a beautiful spring day here today! a bit on the cool side,though that is okay with me and my daughter. from tomorrow onwards, there is supposed to be lots of sunshine and warmer temperatures. i am looking forward to it. all of the birds say cheep,cheep! have a terrific day,everyone! Thu, 19 Apr 2018 10:48:33 EST it's wednesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6483647 a really nice spring day here today. my daughter says hi! i will be getting outdoors in a while to enjoy the weather. it feels good to finally be able to increase the amount of time i can exercise and the kinds of exercise i can do. i may see some of my friends on the weekend. in the meantime, i am enjoying each and every day. all of the birds say cheep,cheep! have a terrific day,everyone! Wed, 18 Apr 2018 10:09:47 EST it's tuesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6483344 the weather has finally improved enough for me to venture out. my daughter went to school no problem this morning. she says hi to everyone! there was freezing rain, rain, ice pellets, snow and even lightning at one point. today, there is a chance of snow in the morning and a chance of rain in the afternoon. that is okay. i heard from a good friend of mine today who also says hi to all. today is a catch up day for me. laundry, some errands and some other stuff to do that i did not get to do wi... Tue, 17 Apr 2018 12:12:36 EST it's friday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6482044 i am getting some errands done this morning. then the rest of the day is not planned. i do that at least once a week. it is a way to relax and unwind after a busy week. my daughter says hi. all of the birds say cheep,cheep! have a terrific day and a great weekend,everyone! Fri, 13 Apr 2018 11:58:44 EST it's wednesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6481459 a day of catching up on housework and computer related things today. my daughter says hi to everyone! i am getting stronger every day and i just got the all clear from the doctor to start to increase the amount of time i exercise and the intensity,too. i am still awaiting to hear back regarding the specialist i am due to see regarding my sore left leg and hip areas. in the meantime, i am taking good care of myself and i am finding that i am not in as much pain as i was before. i am healing a ... Wed, 11 Apr 2018 16:00:47 EST it's monday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6480720 i got some errands done this morning, so i can enjoy the rest of my day. my daughter says hi. all of the birds say cheep,cheep! have a wonderful day, everyone! Mon, 9 Apr 2018 14:10:42 EST it's sunday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6480354 my daughter says hi to everyone! it is a pretty quiet day here today. not too much planned for the day. on tuesday i will be going to a party for those of us who attended the university in the community course this year. it is a completely free course and they cover the humanities subjects quite a bit. this was my first time attending and i will definitely be back when it starts up again in september. there will be a variety of tasty, filling food at this party. i will make sure to have somet... Sun, 8 Apr 2018 14:37:41 EST it's thursday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6479378 my daughter says hi to everyone! a day of catching up on housework for me today. i am finding that i can do a bit more exercise now. i am still not overdoing it until i hear otherwise from the doctor. all of the birds say cheep,cheep! have a terrific day,everyone! Thu, 5 Apr 2018 11:41:49 EST it's wednesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6479025 it is going to be a very windy day here today. the sun is shining brightly and it is a new day! my daughter says hi to all! all of the birds say cheep,cheep! have a wonderful day,everyone! Wed, 4 Apr 2018 11:20:49 EST it's tuesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6478678 it is a windy day here today. it is now raining steadily outside. my daughter says hi. all of the birds say cheep,cheep! i'm just relaxing and enjoying the day. have a terrific day,everyone! Tue, 3 Apr 2018 16:36:35 EST happy easter! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6478040 happy easter to all! have an amazing day! my daughter had a great weekend and enjoyed her birthday on friday very much. all of the birds say cheep,cheep! have a terrific day and evening, everyone! Sun, 1 Apr 2018 20:27:52 EST it's thursday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6477036 i'm putting last minute touches on my weekend plans that include lots of time with my daughter. she is having a hard time containing her excitement about her birthday and easter. her excitement is contagious. now i'm just as excited as she is. all of the birds say cheep,cheep! a weekend that will be filled with fun, joy and lots of love. have a terrific day,everyone! Thu, 29 Mar 2018 11:44:50 EST it's wednesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6476710 plans are underway for my daughter's birthday and for easter this coming weekend. there are a few movies that she wants to see, so i will figure something out. i make my plans flexible so if my daughter just wants to relax, then we can just relax. all of the birds say cheep,cheep! have a terrific day,everyone! Wed, 28 Mar 2018 11:21:49 EST it's tuesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6476359 a very windy day here today, with a chance of rain later this morning and some showers in the afternoon. that is alright with me and my daughter. she is soooooo excited about her birthday and having a long weekend this coming weekend. sometimes her birthday and easter happen around the same time. this year, both her birthday and easter are happening the same weekend. i will make sure that she gets to enjoy the whole weekend and not just her birthday on friday. all of the birds say cheep,cheep... Tue, 27 Mar 2018 10:11:47 EST it's monday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6476084 i finally got my daughter some presents for her birthday this friday. i know she will really like them. i even found a few other things i know she likes and i will put them all together. she says hi to all of mommy's friends! it sure is good to see her so happy and excited. she likes it when i am happy and excited, too. i look forward to many more birthdays with her and many more milestones to come. she is already figuring out what supplies she will need for high school. she is in grade 7 now... Mon, 26 Mar 2018 14:03:27 EST it's sunday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6475750 a beautiful sunny day here today. it is a lot less windy here today than it was the other day. my daughter says hi! she is soo excited about her upcoming birthday this friday. she will be 13 years old. one thing that is confirmed for that day so far is that lunch will be out at one of her favourite places to eat and that my sister will be coming to the lunch for sure. we may see my aunt and uncle as well that day. it will definitely be a very full table that day. i have not seen my sister, au... Sun, 25 Mar 2018 14:24:38 EST it's saturday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6475439 a beautiful,cool and sunny day here today. my daughter is with some of her friends today. as for me, i am just relaxing and enjoying the day. all of the birds say cheep,cheep! have a terrific day,everyone! Sat, 24 Mar 2018 13:11:53 EST it's friday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6475145 i am back to being unemployed. the job i thought was going to last for at least two months finished yesterday. turns out i am a bit rusty with my computer skills and phone skills. so these are two areas i will most definitely work on improving. i know i was a bit out of practice after not working for a few months. this last job made me realize just how out of practice i was. as of today, i am building up those skills and my confidence even higher. so when i get a job in the future and i am pr... Fri, 23 Mar 2018 13:06:52 EST it's wednesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6474553 i made it through my first day of work pretty good. i go back tomorrow. i met some nice people there today. my daughter says hi. all of the birds say cheep,cheep! have a wonderful day,everyone! Wed, 21 Mar 2018 19:14:53 EST it's tuesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6474098 a day to get some errands done and to relax. my daughter says hi. i got another job and i start tomorrow. the job will be for about 2-3 months and may go permanent after that. i will give it my best efforts. all of the birds say cheep,cheep! have a terrific day,everyone! Tue, 20 Mar 2018 10:08:59 EST it's wednesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6472210 a cool and beautiful day here today. my daughter and i will bundle up when we go out later on. all of the birds say cheep,cheep! i am feeling pretty good today, not too much pain or soreness. have a wonderful day,everyone! Wed, 14 Mar 2018 12:00:33 EST it's tuesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6471864 my daughter and i are going to the local zoo this thursday. she is already figuring out what snacks she wants to take and which book to read. like me, she is an avid reader. as for today, i am just relaxing and i am getting outdoors for a long walk later on. i am feeling pretty good these days. i take it day to day and go from there. all of the birds say cheep,cheep! have a terrific day! Tue, 13 Mar 2018 10:35:59 EST it's monday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6471545 i have some errands to run today. my daughter wants to take it easy today. if she changes her mind, she will let me know and we will go and do something together. all of the birds say cheep,cheep! one of my other friends and i went out to dinner last night and the food was pretty good. i did hear from one of my other friends and we were not able to meet up at all this weekend. that is okay with me. we keep in touch pretty much every day and i know that we will meet up at some point. have a gr... Mon, 12 Mar 2018 11:26:50 EST it's saturday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6470918 i heard from a good friend of mine this morning and it brightened up my day even more. i have not seen this friend for a while. it was great to hear from them. my daughter says hi! all of the birds say cheep,cheep! i have a few errands to run today and then the rest of the day is unplanned for me. have a terrific day,everyone! Sat, 10 Mar 2018 13:01:21 EST it's friday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6470625 the weekend is here! hurray! my daughter is all set to enjoy her march break. she says hi! all of the birds say cheep,cheep! i may get to see a few of my friends i have not seen for a while this weekend. i am taking it day to day and enjoying life to the fullest. have a terrific day,everyone and a great weekend! Fri, 9 Mar 2018 13:22:26 EST it's thursday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6470281 another lovely day here today. as of tomorrow, my daughter will be on a break from school for a whole week. she has some plans for the week. we will figure out somewhere to go at least once. if she wants to go to more than one different place, she will let me know. later on in the month it will be her birthday. she will be 13 years old this birthday. sometimes it feels like she is still just a little one. where did all of that time go? i can remember holding her in my arms after she was born ... Thu, 8 Mar 2018 12:04:31 EST it's wednesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6469946 i am doing some light housework today. i find that when i do not go too fast, i am alright. my daughter says hi! all of the birds say cheep,cheep! i am looking forward to what the rest of the day will bring! have a great day,everyone! Wed, 7 Mar 2018 12:21:39 EST update http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6469553 i went to see the doctor yesterday. i have something called bursitis. i am not supposed to still be hurting on my leg or around my hip on my left side, according to the doctor. the medicine i am taking for the pain and soreness is supposed to greatly reduce, if not eliminate, the pain. so the doctor is referring me to an orthopedic surgeon. the doctor's office will let me know when the appointment will be. in the meantime, i am still to take the medicine the doctor gave me and to not do too m... Tue, 6 Mar 2018 10:42:43 EST it's monday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6469240 i am feeling pretty good today! my daughter says hi to all! it is a mostly sunny and cool day here today and i am fine with that. i will know by this wednesday or sooner about the x-ray and ultrasound tests i had last week. all of the birds say cheep,cheep! have a terrific day,everyone! Mon, 5 Mar 2018 12:44:25 EST it's sunday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6468875 a new week has begun. even though it is cool here, it is sunny. both my daughter and i are out enjoying the weather. a day to have fun! all of the birds say cheep,cheep! have a terrific day,everyone! Sun, 4 Mar 2018 13:59:42 EST it's friday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6468208 the weekend is here! hurray! woo hoo! my daughter says hi to all! a day to get outdoors and enjoy. it actually snowed here last night and it is still on the ground,too. it is a cool day,too. i may be meeting up with a friend of mine over the weekend. i will see what is happening and go from there. i will continue to look for birthday presents for my daughter, who turns 13 near the end of this month. i will know by monday the results of the x-rays and ultrasound i had on wednesday afternoon. i... Fri, 2 Mar 2018 11:00:39 EST it's thursday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6467888 a much cooler day here today. there is supposed to be some snow overnight tonight into tomorrow morning. i am fine with that and so is my daughter. today is a day to reflect on how far i have come and to see where i am going in every area of my life. my daughter says hi! all of the birds say cheep,cheep! have a great day,everyone! Thu, 1 Mar 2018 10:12:34 EST it's wednesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6467533 i finally got an appointment for my ultrasound this afternoon. i will also have the x-rays that the doctor recommended i have while i am there. my daughter says hi. at her school today, people can wear pink in support of not being bullied. all of the birds say cheep, cheep! have a terrific day,everyone! Wed, 28 Feb 2018 10:18:47 EST it's tueday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6467163 i am finally starting to feel better with my overall health. i find that when i take good care of myself, my health and well being is so much better. my daughter says hi. all of the birds say cheep,cheep! it is a beautiful, mild, sunny day here today. I will get out in a while and enjoy the weather. have a terrific day,everyone! Tue, 27 Feb 2018 10:19:23 EST it's monday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6466835 i got to meet up with some friends of mine the other day and i had a great time! my daughter says hi! i will be setting up the ultrasound appointment today for the earliest time i can get. the x-rays will be done on the same day, so i do not have to go there twice. then i will have a follow up appointment with the doctor and go from there. i am finally looking forward to finding out what is causing this leg soreness and pain i have been experiencing. all of the birds say cheep,cheep! have a ... Mon, 26 Feb 2018 10:25:27 EST it's friday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6465949 the weekend is here! hurray! i get to meet up with a few of my friends on sunday and i am really looking forward to it. i have not seen them for quite a while. my daughter says hi! all of the birds say cheep,cheep! i will provide health updates as soon as i have them. have a fantastic day and a great weekend! Fri, 23 Feb 2018 10:37:35 EST it's thursday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6465645 a much cooler day here today. my daughter and i dressed warmly before heading out this morning. after getting some much needed errands done the other day, i am taking it easy today. i am getting some of my energy and strength back and it feels great! all of the birds say cheep,cheep! have a terrific day,everyone! Thu, 22 Feb 2018 10:34:00 EST it's wednesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6465318 i have yet to go for the x-ray and ultrasound tests because i came down with what feels like the flu. this is the first time i have been out of the house since last friday. i am finally feeling well enough to be outdoors and to run some errands. once i am feeling even more better, i will go for those tests. my leg is not as sore now, so perhaps what i needed the most was to rest and relax. my daughter says hi to everyone! all of the birds say cheep,cheep! i am spending the day getting caught ... Wed, 21 Feb 2018 11:02:39 EST it's friday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6463754 i am taking it easy today. for the first time in a few days, it is actually cool weather here today. sunny and windy,too. now i feel like i may be coming down with a cold. i am drinking plenty of fluids, getting lots of rest and not doing too much. i did have a few errands to run this morning and then i am not doing much else for the rest of the day. i was going to go and get a few groceries at a grocery store that is not too far from my place. the way i feel now, i decided against it. they a... Fri, 16 Feb 2018 13:49:16 EST update http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6463433 i saw the doctor today. i have to go for two more x-rays and one more ultrasound. the x-rays are for my left hip area and my lower back. the ultrasound is for my left hip area. the doctor told me that if these test results come back okay that i will have to go to see a specialist. i am willing to do that if it will finally put an end to this left leg, left hip area and a bit of back soreness,too. even my doctor was stumped as to what is causing this pain and at how long it has been going on f... Thu, 15 Feb 2018 13:59:30 EST it's wednesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6463054 i had a great dinner out last night and i was able to meet up with my good friend.too! my daughter says hi and happy valentine's day! all of the birds say cheep,cheep! i am finally starting to feel a bit better with my left leg. i will find out later this week what the doctor has to say about it and what i can do to feel even more better. have a terrific day,everyone! Wed, 14 Feb 2018 11:57:24 EST it's tuesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6462709 i decided to treat myself to dinner tonight. it has been a really long time since i have had dinner out. my daughter will be having dinner at her friend's place and then they have homework to do. i will most likely go to swiss chalet. i like to go there every once in a while. i have already figured out what i will be having and i plan on enjoying myself. one of my good friends may be able to meet up with me there for dinner. i haven't seen this friend for a while, so it will be good to catch ... Tue, 13 Feb 2018 13:10:19 EST it's monday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6462308 i go to see the movie jumanji the other day and i really enjoyed it. i have an appointment with my own doctor for later this week. i will finally get to find out what is causing the soreness and pain that i still get in my left leg. my daughter is looking forward to march break and then her birthday not too long afterwards. she gets a day off school called family day next monday. we will most likely just spend the day hanging out together. we may go to see a movie called maze runner, a movie ... Mon, 12 Feb 2018 11:12:40 EST it's friday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6461333 it will be snowing here every day for the next few days. that is fine with me and with my daughter. i am already starting to look at activities to do with her on march break. for family day, which will be on february 19th here in ontario,canada, we have not yet decided on what to do that day. perhaps we will just hang out together at home. i am also looking into what to get for my daughter's upcoming birthday at the end of march. she will be turning 13 years old and i want to get her somethin... Fri, 9 Feb 2018 11:57:55 EST it's thursday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6460966 i will get to see my own doctor next week. then i can get some more specific results as to what is causing my leg to still hurt and be sore. in the meantime, i am taking good care of myself and i am eating a variety of tasty,filling foods. my daughter says hi. all of the birds say cheep,cheep! have a terrific day,everyone! Thu, 8 Feb 2018 10:46:36 EST it's tuesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6460289 i did get to see the doctor yesterday. the latest ultrasound showed no problems. the doctor did not have much advice to offer me, other than what i can do if the pain in my leg gets worse or i am not feeling any better. the plus was that i got a copy of my ultrasound report. that was the first time in a really long time i got to have an actual copy of one, not to just see it while at the doctor's office. i will see my own doctor as soon as i can get an appointment. perhaps i need a second opi... Tue, 6 Feb 2018 13:25:07 EST