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Near tragedy at lunch!
As many of you know, my favorite part of the day is sitting in the sun on the patio at work during lunch. I eat my lunch and read my book, all by myself! It is WONDERFUL! Today, i was very close to finishing my book so I took my back-up book ... Read more
The boss was gone and I kinda liked it!
To clarify, the old boss was out (he ran a 31-mile race this weekend!). Since he was out, I covered at one of the calls with a subcontractor. And I did pretty good! I knew the answers to their questions, what our plans were and when we expect... Read more
Blink, and it's gone!
The weekend, that is. Dang! So...let me give you a run down.
Saturday - Get up at 6:00 and go to the gym. Come home, shower, eat breakfast and take the dogs (two of them) to get their shots. Get there by 8:45. Wait for the place to ope... Read more
I am too exhausted to blog tonight. Up and running since 6:00 this morning and I still have a load of laundry in the dryer. Going to go eat a piece of toast, read a couple of minutes and then go to bed so I can start all over again tomorrow. ... Read more
Updates as promised...plus a little extra!
Intrigued now, ain't ya! LOL!
So, first and foremost, Grandma has been moved out of the CVICU (cardio vascular intensive care unit). Impressed with my doc-speak, huh? NOT! Anyway, she has been able to take liquids without assistance and... Read more
Is it finally going to happen?
Word on the street is that "The BIG Announcement" about my area's re-org will be tomorrow. I'm excited, nervous and a little cynical. Part of me does not believe that the announcement will come. The sad thing is...we have a pool going (no $$ ... Read more
Nutritional Boot Camp
My company is offering a class titled "Nutritional Boot Camp" for free during lunch for the next four weeks. I have to give up my read-on-the-patio-and-soak-up-
the-sun time, but I think it will be worth it. I feel like I am pretty knowledg... Read more
Conference calls are not for the faint (feint?) of heart!
Every week day morning, I get a page to remind me of all of my meetings that day. Rarely is there a day that I don't get a page. This morning, I get a page that has a phone number, an access code, the title "2nd Day" and a time of 8:00 - 9:30.... Read more
Update on Grandma
Went to visit today and the tube is out! Yay! They took it out yesterday. Her throat is still very sore and she isn't passing the "drinking" test so she can't have anything to drink. She was very out of it and didn't realize that she had had... Read more
Bonus! I'm off tomorrow too!
This has been a really nice weekend. I spent way too much time outside yesterday watching my son play football (and waiting to watch him play) and have a slight sunburn on my nose and shoulders. Can you say sunscreen? Or, in my case, lack the... Read more
Whadda ya know...goals work!
I blogged yesterday about my plans for the weekend. How I was going to eat well and exercise and all that. Color me surprised when I realized that it works! ... Read more
Not my best week...okay, month!
Since football started...okay, football practice for my son...I have gone way off track. I used to come home in the evening, make dinner and then head to the gym. Well, now I come home, I may or may not make dinner, grab my son and off we go t... Read more
Boise State is dominating the Oregon Ducks
Can't stay long...just had to let you all know what a great job my team is doing during their season opener. Boise - 13...Ducks - 0! Zero points and zero first downs...in the first half! WOO HOOO!!!
Later y'all!! ... Read more
Daughter's first volley ball game....
and it was painful to watch.
Yes, I know they are 12 and 13 year-old girls. Yes, I know it is the B-team... Read more
Mad, mad, mad, MAD!!!!
I've mentioned before that my area at work is going through a re-org. One of the guys is moving on to another position and needs to hand down some of his projects. One in particular is fairly involved and complicated. Every department is invo... Read more