SPARKLE1908's SparkPeople Blog http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal.asp?id=SPARKLE1908 SPARKLE1908'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/ Tuesday.... http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5953526 Another busy day at work!!! Time went by fast but I sure am tired...I'm not use to this...LOL...now it's dinner and relaxation time!! <BR> <BR> Hope you had a great day! <BR> <BR> TTYL Tue, 30 Jun 2015 20:21:24 EST Monday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5953027 Super busy today at work...glad it's a short work week! About to eat and then relax with my boyfriend... <BR> <BR> Hope you had a great day! <BR> <BR> TTYL Mon, 29 Jun 2015 21:38:38 EST Sunday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5952337 Busy day...grocery store...then to my cousins for a bit...then to my moms...now back home...about to eat, relax and the get ready for tomorrow....thankfully it's a short work week! <BR> <BR> Hope you had a great day! <BR> <BR> TTYL Sun, 28 Jun 2015 18:46:35 EST Saturday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5951978 Busy day...just got home from the beauty shop....loving my car! I got a 2014 Kia Opima...now I'm going to eat dinner! <BR> <BR> Hope you had a great day! <BR> <BR> TTYL Sat, 27 Jun 2015 21:54:47 EST Car!!! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5951543 I have a new car...been at the dealership all evening it seems but I'm happy...tired though...about to go to bed and relax!! More details later! <BR> <BR> Hope you had a great day! <BR> <BR> TTYL Fri, 26 Jun 2015 22:59:33 EST Thursday... http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5951008 Had a dentist appt today...about to try to eat some soup and lay down...hope you had a great day!! <BR> <BR> TTYL Thu, 25 Jun 2015 20:53:28 EST Hump Day http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5950523 Bedtime...LOL! <BR> <BR> Hope you had a great day! <BR> <BR> <BR> TTYL Wed, 24 Jun 2015 22:52:54 EST Car shopping.... http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5949948 Soooo replacing the battery didn't seem to be the whole issue...I turned in my rental car yesterday and my boyfriend drove my car to pick me up...well, he tried to...it cut off on him when he backed out of the garage...soooo looks like I'll be car shopping...dang, I enjoyed not having a car note the last 4 years but what can you do? I gotta get around town... <BR> <BR> I'm driving his car now and he has his brothers "extra" car...oh well, that's life, right? <BR> <BR> Hope you had a great ... Tue, 23 Jun 2015 21:19:41 EST Sunday.... http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5948788 A nice "do nothing" type of day...cloudy and humid outside...did some laundry and cleaned up...nothing major...about to cook dinner and relax for work tomorrow!!! <BR> <BR> Hope you had a great day! <BR> <BR> TTYL Sun, 21 Jun 2015 19:54:08 EST Saturday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5948345 Had a busy but good day...now about to relax!!! <BR> <BR> Hope you had a great day! <BR> <BR> TTYL Sat, 20 Jun 2015 20:29:29 EST Friday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5947997 Just got in...had a long day at work...time to relax! <BR> <BR> Hope you had a great day! <BR> <BR> TTYL Fri, 19 Jun 2015 23:56:21 EST Charleston... http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5947445 All I can say is that I am praying for Charleston, SC, the families of the victims and our nation....just another senseless tragedy carried out by an EVIL person...even if there is some sort of "mental illness" there are many that suffer from it and still know the difference between right and wrong...there are many people that hate other races but don't act on their violent tendencies...and sadly, some people are just EVIL... <BR> <BR> Hope you have a great evening... <BR> <BR> TTYL Thu, 18 Jun 2015 21:46:18 EST Wednesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5946892 Tired...got up early to beat the rain from Tropical Storm Bill...about to go relax and watch some TV... <BR> <BR> Hope you had a great day! <BR> <BR> TTYL Wed, 17 Jun 2015 22:19:25 EST Tuesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5946293 Busy day at work...meetings meetings meetings...but I signed up for it when I applied so I am not complaining!!! <BR> <BR> Tired and about to eat dinner...hope you had a great day! <BR> <BR> TTYL Tue, 16 Jun 2015 20:32:41 EST Moody Monday! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5945784 Car wouldn't start this morning but I got a ride there and my boyfriend picked me up...got a rental for the week until I can spend time checking on my car issue...that was money I hadn't planned on spending for that but I am grateful that it did not die on me while I was out on the road....it's parked in the garage! <BR> <BR> Hope you had a great day! <BR> <BR> TTYL Mon, 15 Jun 2015 22:08:34 EST Saturday... http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5944682 A good day with friends...about to rest now and watch a movie! <BR> <BR> Hope you had a great day! <BR> <BR> TTYL Sat, 13 Jun 2015 23:19:36 EST Friday... http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5944222 I did not rest well last night...I am tired so I am about to head to bed (or at least the couch until later, lol).... <BR> <BR> Hope you had a great day! <BR> <BR> TTYL Fri, 12 Jun 2015 22:12:03 EST Thursday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5943714 Short blog...just want my points... LOL <BR> <BR> About to relax!! <BR> <BR> Hope you had a great day! <BR> <BR> TTYL Thu, 11 Jun 2015 22:09:08 EST Wednesday... http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5943122 Busy day at work...it's sort of "nice" to have meetings and actually be doing something where you spend 8 hours of your day...LOL... <BR> <BR> I'm sure at some point I'll be complaining but right now, I am still liking the job and the people...now it's time to relax... <BR> <BR> Hope you had a great day! <BR> <BR> TTYL Wed, 10 Jun 2015 20:52:40 EST Tuesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5942589 Left work late due to storm...but traffic wasn't that bad...about to eat dinner with my boyfriend and then get ready for tomorrow! <BR> <BR> Hope you had a great day! <BR> <BR> TTYL Tue, 9 Jun 2015 21:58:29 EST Monday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5941972 Had a busy day...I'm tired...about to rest!!! <BR> <BR> Hope you had a great day! <BR> <BR> TTYL Mon, 8 Jun 2015 20:17:33 EST Surprise!!! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5941150 Came home last night to a surprise birthday party my boyfriend had set up for me....my cousin had me out having "girl time" while he and others got everything set up at the house...I was surprised to say the least and had a great time! <BR> <BR> Today, we are going to a Samurai Museum to check out their collection...should be fun...then we are doing nothing the rest of the day...at least I'm not, LOL... <BR> <BR> Hope you have a great day! <BR> <BR> TTYL Sun, 7 Jun 2015 12:00:53 EST Saturday... http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5940800 Been running errands all morning...now about to go hang out with my cousins for a little "girl time"...LOL <BR> <BR> Hope you have a great day! <BR> <BR> TTYL Sat, 6 Jun 2015 16:56:30 EST Friday... http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5940441 Have a great weekend!!! I'm about to go hang out with friends... <BR> <BR> TTYL Fri, 5 Jun 2015 22:10:52 EST Thursday... http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5939841 Busy week but a good one...the job is still "coming into focus" but in a good way...so I'm still excited about the possibilities...for now...LOL <BR> <BR> I haven't been to the gym this week trying to get my schedule in place but I think next week I can still get to the gym before work...traffic is going to be an "issue" regardless...so it'll be on me to get ready in a timely manner...I don't have set time to get to work but I do want to get there early... <BR> <BR> Hope you had a great day... Thu, 4 Jun 2015 20:42:45 EST Birthday!!! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5939315 I had a good birthday today...work is getting more "in focus" for me and I have a few tasks that I've been assigned to help me get familiar with the systems...then dinner with my boyfriend...now relaxing and getting ready for work tomorrow... <BR> <BR> Hope you had a great day....I did!!! <BR> <BR> TTYL Wed, 3 Jun 2015 22:40:58 EST Tuesday.... http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5938669 Still getting settled into the new job...traffic was better today so I am about to relax, have dinner and get ready for tomorrow!! <BR> <BR> Hope you had a great day! <BR> <BR> TTYL Tue, 2 Jun 2015 20:16:38 EST Monday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5938178 First day of my new job is in the books! <BR> <BR> Traffic was terrible but the job was fine...spent today doing online training and getting setup in the system! <BR> <BR> Now about to relax and get ready for day 2! <BR> <BR> Hope you had a great day! <BR> <BR> TTYL Mon, 1 Jun 2015 23:34:17 EST Sunday!!! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5937410 Getting ready to start my new job tomorrow...thankfully the weather will be great...I was off last week and it rained everyday...today the weather was perfect once again!! <BR> <BR> Ran some errands and now about to cook dinner and relax...will get to the gym in the morning since I don't have to go in until 9 am...that should give me plenty of time to workout, come home and shower and get ready to hit the door!!! <BR> <BR> Hope you had a great day! <BR> <BR> TTYL Sun, 31 May 2015 18:35:18 EST Saturday Sun!!! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5936977 Seems like it's been ages since we've had a sunny Saturday...after a stormy morning, the day turned out beautiful! And we should be sunny all week! We need it...our poor water logged state (Texas) can use a little break! I don't think the whole state will be drying out but I pray for some grace and mercy for those impacted by the floods... <BR> <BR> Hope you are having a great day! <BR> <BR> TTYL Sat, 30 May 2015 21:38:08 EST Friday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5936550 Just got home from the movies....tired! <BR> <BR> Hope you had a great day! <BR> <BR> TTYL Sat, 30 May 2015 00:13:57 EST Hump Day!! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5935166 Short blog...about to go run errands!!! <BR> <BR> Hope you have a great day! <BR> <BR> TTYL Wed, 27 May 2015 12:59:21 EST Tuesday.... http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5934465 About to hit the gym and go run some errands...sooooo glad to be off today!!! <BR> <BR> Hope you are having a great day! <BR> <BR> TTYL Tue, 26 May 2015 09:41:50 EST Memorial day http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5934077 Hope you are enjoying this day! It's raining here but should blow through soon....I hope! <BR> <BR> TTy Mon, 25 May 2015 16:17:16 EST Sunday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5933699 About to go to bed.... <BR> <BR> Hope you had a great day! <BR> <BR> TTYL Sun, 24 May 2015 22:57:45 EST Soggy Saturday... http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5933157 Ugh...more rain!!!! We need about 2 rain free days so it can "dry out" a little around here...I don't think our lakes, creeks, etc. can take it anymore...I feel bad for those that have to evacuate because of the flooding... <BR> <BR> Looks like I'll be in the house tonight...it's raining too much right now to go out in it... <BR> <BR> Hope you are having a good day!!! <BR> <BR> TTYL Sat, 23 May 2015 19:40:16 EST Last day... http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5932691 Today was my last day at the job...YAY!!!! <BR> <BR> I left early and came home...about to go out to celebrate and then do nothing this weekend...it's supposed to rain so cleaning up will be in order...I am on "vacation" next week and then start my new job on June 1...sooooo excited! <BR> <BR> Hope you had a great day! <BR> <BR> TTYL Fri, 22 May 2015 19:21:38 EST Thursday.... http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5931945 Had a nice, soggy start to the day!!! Storms rolled in this morning and that made the morning drive terrible!!! <BR> <BR> Thank God I made it safely to work...hopefully, the rain is moving out of the area and the commute home will be "peaceful"...fingers crossed!!! <BR> <BR> Hope you have a great day! <BR> <BR> TTYL Thu, 21 May 2015 10:58:36 EST Hump Day!! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5931637 2 days to go!!! <BR> <BR> I was busy today but I'm relaxing now! About to have some dinner and conversation! <BR> <BR> Hope you had a great day! <BR> <BR> TTYL Wed, 20 May 2015 21:54:57 EST Not Happening... http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5930775 My soon to be "ex" manager is really trying to give me new projects to work on before I leave ON FRIDAY...he's lazy and thinks I am going to be on calls, etc. so he won't have to be...now why would I start a new project when I am trying to finish the ones I have? My last day is Friday and I have no intention of being here ALL DAY...I will be leaving early...so I have been responding to his emails by making sure that the vendors, contacts, etc. know that I will no longer be here and they need ... Tue, 19 May 2015 11:25:49 EST The countdown begins... http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5930079 Friday is my last day at my job and then I am off until I start my new position on June 1...I'm soooo looking forward to the break and have no intentions of answering work related text messages...once I quit, they are on their own...sorry to sound mean but they will try to drain you if you let them...they are going to have to figure things out like I did.... <em>211</em> <BR> <BR> I will miss SOME of my coworkers but I have already gotten their contact information...I will NOT miss the ma... Mon, 18 May 2015 10:08:27 EST Sunday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5929851 Hope you enjoyed your day! <BR> <BR> TTYL Sun, 17 May 2015 22:14:51 EST Saturday... http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5929323 Long day...started early at the beauty shop...then errands...then went out to dinner with a friend...now home relaxing...looking forward to a lazy Sunday.... <BR> <BR> Hope you had a great day! <BR> <BR> TTYL Sat, 16 May 2015 22:03:34 EST Friday... http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5928609 It seemed like this day would NEVER get here...LOL...that means I have 1 week left here and I'm thinking I should have used up my PTO before I left...my "manager" is really trying to pile work on me but I keep pushing it back...he's not going to use me to get things done "in a hurry" because he sat on them for days/weeks...no bueno!!! <BR> <BR> If I don't know anything, I know that I am not going to be bullied or used by anyone...he should NOT have any direct reports because he is a horrible... Fri, 15 May 2015 11:30:24 EST Thursday.... http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5928202 A quiet day on the weather front...we are getting a bit of a break from the rain but it's expected to come back tomorrow evening and over the weekend they expect some severe storms in the evening...hope they are wrong...but we'll see!!! <BR> <BR> I am going to get my nails done tonight instead of tomorrow...and then run a couple errands...we normally have date night on Friday and go out somewhere but neither one of us will want to be stuck out in bad weather so it'll probably be a quiet even... Thu, 14 May 2015 16:43:18 EST Wet Wednesday... http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5927497 I know we needed the rain but I am soooooo tired of it...I just want about 2 DRY, sunny spring days...preferably on the weekend...LOL... <BR> <BR> I know some states are practically begging for rain so I guess I should be quiet...I just pray that there is no more flooding/damage locally...it's been pretty bad in Texas... <BR> <BR> We are in for another round of rain...they don't expect the severe weather but even a little rain can cause some areas to flood...fingers crossed...we have severa... Wed, 13 May 2015 11:35:47 EST Tuesday http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5927203 Hope you had a great day! <BR> <BR> About to meet friends for dinner! <BR> <BR> TTYL Tue, 12 May 2015 22:13:49 EST Monday... http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5926423 We finally get some sun and I have to go to work...bummer...LOL...and we are expecting rain the rest of the week...we need the rain but not this much and not this soon...so much flooding, lots of tornadoes, lots of power outages...spring is very busy...ready for it to slow down... <BR> <BR> I plan to go to spin class after work...or do something at the gym...haven't decided yet... <BR> <BR> Hope you have a great day...back to work I go! <BR> <BR> TTYL Mon, 11 May 2015 14:53:13 EST Happy Mothers Day! http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5925997 Hope you enjoyed your day! <BR> <BR> We've had rain, power outages and more rain...hope it's moving on...don't need to have a bad drive in the morning....at any rate I am going to relax and enjoy the rest of the evening! <BR> <BR> TTYL Sun, 10 May 2015 21:34:27 EST Saturday... http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5925491 Lord knows we needed the rain but I'm tired of it...can't really enjoy your time outside because the storms pop up and roll through...and some are severe...Mothers Day is supposed to be bad weather wise...so we took my mom out today so she could pick out a purse she wanted...we paid for it...she's happy and that's all that matters!!! <BR> <BR> Just got home...about to relax and watch a movie... <BR> <BR> Hope you had a great day! <BR> <BR> TTYL Sat, 9 May 2015 21:47:35 EST