SEAGLASS1215's SparkPeople Blog http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal.asp?id=SEAGLASS1215 SEAGLASS1215'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/ June 21 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6502346 Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Purple water bottle YES <BR> 2. More paperwork and bills YES <BR> 3. 5000+ steps if I'm lucky YES <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Purple water bottle <BR> 2. My own bills <BR> 3. 5000+ steps <BR> <BR> Very late again this morning.... Thu, 21 Jun 2018 05:55:44 EST June 20 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6502087 Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Purple water bottle NO <BR> 2. 5500+ steps YES <BR> 3. Finish paperwork for MIL's move NO - it's never ending! <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Purple water bottle <BR> 2. More paperwork and bills <BR> 3. 5000+ steps if I'm lucky <BR> <BR> So silly me sends DH a text and asks if I should stop by the condo after work to see how the move went. "Oh yes, stop by!"...little did I know what I was getting into! The woman is a hoarder, plain and simple...and I... Wed, 20 Jun 2018 05:56:29 EST June 19 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6501789 Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Water!!! NO (should have had more) <BR> 2. Track food NO <BR> 3. 5500+ steps YES <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Purple water bottle <BR> 2. 5500+ steps <BR> 3. Finish paperwork for MIL's move <BR> <BR> MIL Is moving into her condo today - actually glad I am working, I hope it goes smoothly, but not sure I could handle being in the middle of it all. DH's back was hurting last night, definitely stress related, he's not looking forward to the next few ... Tue, 19 Jun 2018 05:30:05 EST June 18 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6501491 Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Planet Fitness YES <BR> 2. Grocery shop YES <BR> 3. Cook ahead YES <BR> 4. Lots of water YES <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Water!!! <BR> 2. Track food <BR> 3. 5500+ steps <BR> <BR> Going to be a scorcher outside today...will walk the building to get my steps in. <BR> <BR> Actually survived the gym yesterday - I have not gone in months! I didn't overdo it, did not want to wake up so sore that I'd never go again, LOL...but I did feel like I accomplis... Mon, 18 Jun 2018 05:58:58 EST June 17 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6501233 Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Laundry YES <BR> 2. More paperwork YES <BR> 3. Graduation party - niece - eat sensibly YES <BR> 4. Track food YES <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Planet Fitness <BR> 2. Grocery shop <BR> 3. Cook ahead <BR> 4. Lots of water <BR> <BR> Two days of tracking - it's not pretty - but if I can build up the consistency, I can get better in my choices hopefully. <BR> <BR> Actually going to the gym this morning... Sun, 17 Jun 2018 05:38:23 EST June 16 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6500987 Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Purple water bottle YES <BR> 2. 5500+ steps YES <BR> 3. Finish paperwork ALMOST <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Laundry <BR> 2. More paperwork <BR> 3. Graduation party - niece - eat sensibly <BR> 4. Track food <BR> <BR> Did a nice walk around the block again last night with smaller dog - she has energy! - so it was brisk and cooler out so I didn't get quite as sweaty. I actually wanted to go to the gym yesterday - it was like a craving! - while I sat a... Sat, 16 Jun 2018 06:24:23 EST June 15 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6500739 Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Finish bills/paperwork ALMOST <BR> 2. Pick up some groceries - fruit, milk YES <BR> 3. 5500+ steps YES <BR> 4. Purple water bottle YES <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Purple water bottle <BR> 2. 5500+ steps <BR> 3. Finish paperwork <BR> <BR> Got myself out of the house last night instead of sitting around, eating...I tend to be introverted and have a hard time just socializing even with family and friends. But I did it and ended up drinking a lot of wa... Fri, 15 Jun 2018 05:53:48 EST June 14 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6500479 Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. 5500+ steps NO <BR> 2. Dentist (ugh) YES <BR> 3. Purple water bottle YES++ <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Finish bills/paperwork <BR> 2. Pick up some groceries - fruit, milk <BR> 3. 5500+ steps <BR> 4. Purple water bottle <BR> <BR> Running late again! I wish this type of running was burning calories! Thu, 14 Jun 2018 05:32:51 EST June 13 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6500197 Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Book boarding appointments for dogs YES <BR> 2. Purple water bottle YES <BR> 3. 5500+ steps YES <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. 5500+ steps <BR> 2. Dentist (ugh) <BR> 3. Purple water bottle <BR> <BR> DD took one dog for an adventure walking the outdoor mall yesterday so I took the other dog around the block (just over a mile) - made her day and we both got in some much needed exercise. But I really despise sweating - wet, clammy clothes are the worst! ... Wed, 13 Jun 2018 05:52:39 EST June 12 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6499901 Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Purple water bottle YES <BR> 2. 6000+ steps ALMOST <BR> 3. Pay the bills YES <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Book boarding appointments for dogs <BR> 2. Purple water bottle <BR> 3. 5500+ steps <BR> <BR> No matter how early I go to bed, waking up is so difficult! Maybe it's the melatonin? I'm going to try skipping it tonight, see if I wake up less "hung over" tomorrow <BR> Tue, 12 Jun 2018 05:27:05 EST June 11 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6499629 Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Cook ahead for the week YES <BR> 2. Pay bills NO - not my fault - bank's website wasn't working! <BR> 3. 6000+ steps NO <BR> 4. Water YES <BR> 5. Clear off kitchen table NO - bills are set up but can't move them til I pay them! <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Purple water bottle <BR> 2. 6000+ steps <BR> 3. Pay the bills <BR> <BR> Overslept again...not by much but I think my brain subconsciously says "Stay in bed - if you get up it means you have to go ... Mon, 11 Jun 2018 06:04:31 EST June 10 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6499358 Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. 6000+ steps (upping my goal) YES <BR> 2. Water, water, water YES but could have been even more <BR> 3. Walk around the block (2 miles) NO <BR> 4. Laundry YES <BR> 5. Planet Fitness? NO <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Cook ahead for the week <BR> 2. Pay bills <BR> 3. 6000+ steps <BR> 4. Water <BR> 5. Clear off kitchen table <BR> <BR> Did pretty well yesterday but had some all-over aches and pains that made the idea of going for a long walk seem daunting.... Sun, 10 Jun 2018 07:31:04 EST June 9 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6499111 Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. 6000+ steps (upping my goal) <BR> 2. Water, water, water <BR> 3. Walk around the block (2 miles) <BR> 4. Laundry <BR> 5. Planet Fitness? <BR> <BR> After having dealt with a major disappointment by exercising the bad feelings away and feeling better (without stuffing those feelings down with food), I feel a new motivation to eat better, move more, get my act together and get out of this rut...I really have been stressing about that job I applied for, checking my em... Sat, 9 Jun 2018 08:11:47 EST June 8 - Didn't Get It http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6499009 So I did not get the new job...disappointed, yes. But maybe it would have been too stressful. Maybe the hours would have been too long, or I would have had to deal with a nasty co-worker or something. I kind of wanted to cry but I always felt you should not waste tears on something that would not cry for you... <BR> <BR> I did an online search for something else but nothing struck me as interesting or paid enough. So I'll go back to the current job for now, and keep looking. This job was not... Fri, 8 Jun 2018 20:23:16 EST June 8 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6498824 Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. 5000+ steps YES <BR> 2. Purple water bottle NO <BR> 3. Cook something using leftover chicken NO <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Use up that chicken! <BR> 2. 5000 + steps <BR> 3. Water <BR> <BR> <BR> Overslept by an hour - Hopefully burning calories "running" behind schedule - haha! Fri, 8 Jun 2018 06:31:15 EST June 7 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6498546 Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Purple water bottle NO <BR> 2. 5000+ steps YES <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. 5000+ steps <BR> 2. Purple water bottle <BR> 3. Cook something using leftover chicken <BR> <BR> Last night was fun - I won one of the raffle prizes - but the food! Who in their right mind thought a meal could be made out of salads and desserts without some type of main course (protein)? Very limited healthy choices and too many decadent desserts and it was a bit of a sugar s... Thu, 7 Jun 2018 05:44:10 EST June 6 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6498267 Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. 5000+ steps YES <BR> 2. Purple water bottle NO <BR> 3. Wrap gift, make dessert for tomorrow night YES <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Purple water bottle <BR> 2. 5000+ steps <BR> <BR> Last quilt guild meeting of the year until September - banquet of salads and desserts planned, no main course - very odd. Will try to eat something healthy before going so I don't pig out on sweets. Wed, 6 Jun 2018 06:02:06 EST June 5 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6497970 Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Purple water bottle NO <BR> 2. 5000+ steps YES <BR> 3. Track food MOST OF IT <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. 5000+ steps <BR> 2. Purple water bottle <BR> 3. Wrap gift, make dessert for tomorrow night <BR> <BR> I woke up so tired - would love to crawl back into bed and just not be an adult today... Tue, 5 Jun 2018 05:32:21 EST June 4 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6497645 Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Grocery store YES <BR> 2. Cook ahead YES <BR> 3. Water YES <BR> 4. No junk sugar ONLY ONE MINT AFTER DINNER <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Purple water bottle <BR> 2. 5000+ steps <BR> 3. Track food <BR> <BR> Cold and rainy today - yesterday was delightful outside - but I'll take cold rain over heat and humidity any day. <BR> <BR> I should hear something either way this week about the new job. I'm not as on edge about it, I almost feel like they would... Mon, 4 Jun 2018 05:40:53 EST June 3 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6497373 Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. 5000+ steps NO <BR> 2. Hand weights - 5 minutes NO <BR> 3. Water, water, water YES <BR> 4. No junk sugar NO <BR> 5. Laundry YES <BR> 6. Clean house YES <BR> 7. Library book sale YES <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Grocery store <BR> 2. Cook ahead <BR> 3. Water <BR> 4. No junk sugar <BR> <BR> Did better yesterday but still had some stress issues and overate - DD officially broke up with the BF and while he can be a nice guy, he has baggage (kids, a psyc... Sun, 3 Jun 2018 08:13:18 EST June 2 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6497103 Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Purple water bottle ALMOST <BR> 2. Real meals NO <BR> 3. 5000+ steps YES <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. 5000+ steps <BR> 2. Hand weights - 5 minutes <BR> 3. Water, water, water <BR> 4. No junk sugar <BR> 5. Laundry <BR> 6. Clean house <BR> 7. Library book sale <BR> <BR> Edited: I had a rambling vent going on here but I think I solved a problem....and it was boring to read, even for me! <BR> <BR> My oldest DS has bought a diamond ring for GF (it is be... Sat, 2 Jun 2018 08:26:10 EST June 1 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6496737 <BR> Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. 5000+ steps NO <BR> 2. Track food NO <BR> 3. Purple water bottle YES <BR> 4. Real meals NO <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Purple water bottle <BR> 2. Real meals <BR> 3. 5000+ steps <BR> <BR> I have got to stop stressing over this job thing and focus on my health -- seriously have taken a detour in terms of staying on top of things, eating healthy, etc. Last night was a true bottom of the barrel moment as I was feeling stuffed, achy, miserable a... Fri, 1 Jun 2018 05:28:39 EST May 31 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6496389 <BR> Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. 5000+ steps NOPE - stupid desk job, pinned to the computer <BR> 2. Track food NOPE <BR> 3. Purple water bottle YES <BR> 4. Real meals YES <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Real meals <BR> 2. Purple water bottle <BR> 3. 5000+ steps <BR> <BR> Falling apart using food as a stress reliever is NOT a good strategy but these past couple of days I have literally felt so hungry and unsatisfied after eating -- if I was still smoking I'm sure I would have go... Thu, 31 May 2018 05:33:22 EST May 30 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6496050 Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. 5000+ steps ALMOST...stupid desk job <BR> 2. Track food MOST OF IT <BR> 3. Purple water bottle YES ++ <BR> 4. Real meals YES <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. 5000+ steps <BR> 2. Track food <BR> 3. Purple water bottle <BR> 4. Real meals <BR> <BR> Sticking to the same goals for today...had a bit of a binge last night - just couldn't seem to satisfy my hunger and yet I wonder: was I really hungry for food? Or was I stressed about this waiting for an answer... Wed, 30 May 2018 05:58:42 EST May 29 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6495723 Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Track food YES <BR> 2. 5000+ steps YES <BR> 3. Water NOT ENOUGH <BR> 4. Real meals YES <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. 5000+ steps <BR> 2. Track food <BR> 3. Purple water bottle <BR> 4. Real meals <BR> <BR> Back to the grind today after a three day weekend - supposed to be a hot one, almost hitting 90, I am not a fan, I'd rather have cooler, even rainy weather than hot and humid. Ahh well, this is New England, probably have snow by tomorrow - ha! <B... Tue, 29 May 2018 05:52:54 EST May 28 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6495391 Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Real meals YES <BR> 2. Track food YES <BR> 3. 5000+ steps YES <BR> 4. Water, water, water! YES <BR> 5. No junk sugar NO <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Track food <BR> 2. 5000+ steps <BR> 3. Water <BR> 4. Real meals <BR> <BR> I gave in to some apple pie yesterday after a rather stressful day. I could have avoided it but I didn't and I made sure to track it (yes that's 2 days in a row now of honest tracking!) Trying to track without judging and without ... Mon, 28 May 2018 07:35:09 EST May 27 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6495056 Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Clean house YES <BR> 2. Drink water all day YES <BR> 3. 5000+ steps YES <BR> 4. Track food YES <BR> 5. Eat real meals & planned snacks YES <BR> 6. No junk sugar YES <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Real mels <BR> 2. Track food <BR> 3. 5000+ steps <BR> 4. Water, water, water! <BR> 5. No junk sugar <BR> <BR> Rocked my goals yesterday! No time at the moment to write much but not much to say either...if you stopped by - hope you have an amazing weekend! Sun, 27 May 2018 07:23:23 EST May 26 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6494714 Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Pick up/declutter house after work NO <BR> 2. Purple water bottle ALMOST <BR> 3. 5000+ steps YES <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Clean house <BR> 2. Drink water all day <BR> 3. 5000+ steps <BR> 4. Track food <BR> 5. Eat real meals & planned snacks <BR> 6. No junk sugar <BR> <BR> Okay honesty time...I've been having an affair with Mr. Klondike and it's time to break up for good...yesterday was our final rendezvous (hiding in the bathroom of all places -... Sat, 26 May 2018 06:27:13 EST May 25 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6494441 Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Bills YES <BR> 2. Dog to vet YES <BR> 3. Purple water bottle YES <BR> 4. 5000+ steps NO <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Pick up/declutter house after work <BR> 2. Purple water bottle <BR> 3. 5000+ steps <BR> <BR> Psycho boss was nice to me yesterday...after I showed her an error I got that I had cut and pasted from a previous appeal and asked why it wasn't wrong the first time but now on mine it wrong...I don't care anymore about the errors so much as ... Fri, 25 May 2018 05:21:10 EST May 24 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6494154 Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Rock the interview I THINK SO <BR> 2. Pay those darn bills! NOPE <BR> 3. Purple water bottle ALMOST <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Bills <BR> 2. Dog to vet <BR> 3. Purple water bottle <BR> 4. 5000+ steps <BR> <BR> The interview...first video worked without sound - then sound worked with no picture - then we got it so the guy could see and hear me and I could hear (but not see) him...awkward start but broke the ice as we joked about technology. I coul... Thu, 24 May 2018 05:27:10 EST May 23 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6493867 Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Pay Bills NO <BR> 2. Water Bottle NO <BR> 3. 6000+ steps NO <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Rock the interview <BR> 2. Pay those darn bills! <BR> 3. Purple water bottle <BR> <BR> Nervous - yes. <BR> Confident - yes. <BR> Dreamed I did well - yes. <BR> Dreamed I totally screwed up - yes. <BR> I am all over the place - inner turmoil over this interview and calm at the same time. Makes no sense. I want it over with so I can know whether I can type up... Wed, 23 May 2018 05:55:24 EST May 22 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6493604 Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. 6000+ steps MAYBE (FitBit needed charging) <BR> 2. Purple water bottle YES <BR> 3. Pay bills NO <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Pay Bills <BR> 2. Water Bottle <BR> 3. 6000+ steps <BR> <BR> Interesting bit of potential karma...several years ago, DD had a BF who broke her heart and ended up marrying the ex he had told DD he hated, the ex was a tramp, etc...well, according to a FB status, they are divorced now. Every so often DD would voice her feelings a... Tue, 22 May 2018 05:40:15 EST May 21 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6493270 Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Cook ahead YES <BR> 2. Practice interview questions YES <BR> 3. Pay bills NO <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. 6000+ steps <BR> 2. Purple water bottle <BR> 3. Pay bills <BR> <BR> The graduation dinner was at a very fancy steakhouse - food was pretty good but the dessert - oh my stars, creme brulee was absolutely the BEST thing I have had in a very long time! Worth every single decadent calorie...mouth is watering just thinking about how delicious it was!... Mon, 21 May 2018 05:30:40 EST May 20 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6492981 Point Total including today: 298 <BR> <BR> Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. 6000+ steps NO <BR> 2. Cook ahead for week NO <BR> 3. Sew, read - relax YES <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Cook ahead <BR> 2. Practice interview questions <BR> 3. Pay bills <BR> <BR> Struggling with getting out of my own way in terms of eating these past few days. I have good intentions but then scarf down things I shouldn't or eat way too much of the good stuff. Most likely it is due to stress over upcomin... Sun, 20 May 2018 06:46:48 EST May 19 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6492729 Point Total including today: 297 <BR> <BR> Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Purple water bottle YES <BR> 2. 5000+ steps YES <BR> 3. Grocery store YES <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. 6000+ steps <BR> 2. Cook ahead for week <BR> 3. Sew, read - relax <BR> <BR> Upping my step goal starting today. I know the ideal is at least 10,000 per day but I really feel it when I get close to that (sometimes it really hurts). 6000 seems attainable and easier to reach on a weekend day when I'm not st... Sat, 19 May 2018 06:46:12 EST May 18 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6492443 Point Total including today: 294 <BR> <BR> Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Purple water bottle YES (and then some!) <BR> 2. 5000+ steps YES <BR> 3. More interview questions YES <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Purple water bottle <BR> 2. 5000+ steps <BR> 3. Grocery store <BR> <BR> Very short on time - need to be at work by 7:00 AM as they are paving the parking area around the building leaving even less choice for a free place to leave my car - refuse to pay $7.50 to park in the str... Fri, 18 May 2018 05:29:27 EST May 17 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6492148 Point Total including today: 294 <BR> <BR> Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Purple water bottle YES <BR> 2. 5000+ steps NO IDEA - FitBit was home charging... <BR> 3. Work on new questions YES <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Purple water bottle <BR> 2. 5000+ steps <BR> 3. More interview questions <BR> <BR> So apparently the next step is a "video" interview - not sure that my computer has the capability for that but I can do facetime with my phone. They sent me a list of choices for t... Thu, 17 May 2018 05:41:45 EST May 16 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6491836 Point Total including today: 292 <BR> <BR> Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. 5000+ steps NO <BR> 2. Hair cut YES <BR> 3. Rock the interview!! YES!!! <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Purple water bottle <BR> 2. 5000+ steps <BR> 3. Work on new questions <BR> <BR> Passed the phone interview and now it's on to the meeting in person interview...they will be contacting me to set that up within the next day or so. Submitted paperwork for background check, criminal check, etc. Excited that th... Wed, 16 May 2018 06:04:09 EST May 15 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6491571 Point Total including today: 290 <BR> <BR> Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Practice more questions tonight YES <BR> 2. Laundry YES <BR> 3. Cook ahead YES <BR> 4. Purple water bottle YES <BR> 5. 5000+ steps YES <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. 5000+ steps <BR> 2. Hair cut <BR> 3. Rock the interview!! <BR> <BR> At 10:15 this morning I will have my phone interview - been practicing, researching, etc., and can only keep in mind that it will be what it will be and if this job is the right... Tue, 15 May 2018 06:33:41 EST May 14 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6491244 Point Total including today: 285 <BR> <BR> Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Practice interview questions YES <BR> 2. Enjoy being pampered for Mother's Day YES <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Practice more questions tonight <BR> 2. Laundry <BR> 3. Cook ahead <BR> 4. Purple water bottle <BR> 5. 5000+ steps <BR> <BR> Enjoyed yesterday (MIL actually showed up but behaved nicely!) but now I am running behind schedule and not thinking about work today at all - just focused on upcoming inte... Mon, 14 May 2018 06:08:38 EST May 13 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6491021 Point Total including today: 283 <BR> <BR> Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. 5000+ steps YES - 9,900!! <BR> 2. Water...lots of water YES <BR> 3. Keep smiling YES <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Practice interview questions <BR> 2. Enjoy being pampered for Mother's Day <BR> <BR> Yesterday went really well - even the weather cooperated - but we are all bone tired and sore! Looking forward to a gret day today - Happy Mother's Day to all my friends! <BR> Sun, 13 May 2018 08:25:08 EST May 12 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6490733 Point Total including today: 283 <BR> <BR> Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Shop for cookout tomorrow YES <BR> 2. Purple water bottle YES+ <BR> 3. Work on interview questions YES <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. 5000+ steps <BR> 2. Water...lots of water <BR> 3. Keep smiling <BR> <BR> So far the weather looks promising but this is New England, Mother Nature likes to play games all the time around here. Hoping today at MIL's goes smoothly - I'm afraid it's either going to be a crazy $... Sat, 12 May 2018 06:55:59 EST May 11 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6490488 Point Total including today: 280 <BR> <BR> Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. 5000+ steps (not sure - Fitbit needed charging) <BR> 2. Purple water bottle YES <BR> 3. Work on quilt tonight NO <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Shop for cookout tomorrow <BR> 2. Purple water bottle <BR> 3. Work on interview questions <BR> <BR> Tomorrow all available family members are joining forces at MIL's house to pack up as much stuff as we can (can send a lot to the the dump). Afterwards we are having ... Fri, 11 May 2018 05:31:24 EST May 10 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6490227 Point Total including today: 279 <BR> <BR> Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Online job assessment test YES <BR> 2. Organize bill paying system YES <BR> 3. Submit reimbursement stuff YES <BR> 4. Pick up clutter YES <BR> 5. Run a few errands YES <BR> 6. Make radiation follow up appointment YES <BR> 7. Laundry NO <BR> 8. Do a happy dance - I'm home "sick" today! YES <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. 5000+ steps <BR> 2. Purple water bottle <BR> 3. Work on quilt tonight <BR> <BR> Poor D... Thu, 10 May 2018 05:59:31 EST May 9 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6489951 Point Total including today: 272 <BR> <BR> Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Track food NO <BR> 2. 5000+ steps YES <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Online job assessment test <BR> 2. Organize bill paying system <BR> 3. Submit reimbursement stuff <BR> 4. Pick up clutter <BR> 5. Run a few errands <BR> 6. Make radiation follow up appointment <BR> 7. Laundry <BR> 8. Do a happy dance - I'm home "sick" today! <BR> <BR> Decided yesterday I was "coming down with something" - I need a day off b... Wed, 9 May 2018 06:42:44 EST May 8 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6489643 Point Total including today: 271 <BR> <BR> Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Purple water bottle NO <BR> 2. 5000+ steps YES <BR> 3. Track food NO <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Track food <BR> 2. 5000+ steps <BR> <BR> So so sad yesterday, left work at 1:00 to take DD to vet with her guinea pig. Poor little guy had enlarged heart with fluid build up all through his body. DD had to make that tough decision - either try meds and give him a few weeks or months at most, or let him go and ... Tue, 8 May 2018 05:42:56 EST May 7 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6489304 Point Total including today: 270 <BR> <BR> Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Cook ahead for the week YES <BR> 2. Job search online YES <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Purple water bottle <BR> 2. 5000+ steps <BR> 3. Track food <BR> <BR> Definitely a slow day yesterday, hard waking up today too - perhaps I am coming down with something. Not sick enough to stay home but definitely would love to crawl back into bed. <BR> <BR> Applied to two jobs yesterday online, probably don't even pay ... Mon, 7 May 2018 05:52:05 EST May 6 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6489076 Point Total including today: 268 <BR> <BR> Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Water - no alcohol - at party YES! About 6 glasses of water! <BR> 2. 5000+ steps YES - over 9000!! <BR> 3. Laundry YES <BR> 4. Clean house - main level YES <BR> 5. Job search online NO <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Cook ahead for the week <BR> 2. Job search online <BR> <BR> Party was a success but I slept til almost 10:00 AM which I have not done in years. Drank tons of water, got almost 10,000 steps in for... Sun, 6 May 2018 10:21:06 EST May 5 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6488757 Point Total including today: 264 <BR> <BR> Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Purple water bottle YES ++ <BR> 2. 5000+ steps YES + <BR> 3. Avoid candy jars NO <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Water - no alcohol - at party <BR> 2. 5000+ steps <BR> 3. Laundry <BR> 4. Clean house - main level <BR> 5. Job search online <BR> <BR> My resume is updated but needs a bit more polishing. I started looking a bit online for jobs but did not see anything worth pursuing just yet. Today and tomorrow I... Sat, 5 May 2018 07:12:01 EST May 4 http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6488460 Point Total including today: 264 <BR> <BR> Yesterday's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Purple water bottle YES (x2!!) <BR> 2. 5000+ steps YES <BR> 3. Update resume YES <BR> <BR> Today's Goals <BR> <BR> 1. Purple water bottle <BR> 2. 5000+ steps <BR> 3. Avoid candy jars <BR> <BR> Woke up late - more to come! Fri, 4 May 2018 05:44:49 EST