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Finding the Balance...A Lost Cause?
Sunday, September 09, 2012      8 comments

So I have managed to do my workouts 5/7 days for last week (which was my goal). I made step count 6/7 days (missed Monday of the long weekend...not a huge surprise there). Today I am still short by about 2,000 steps at 6:30 PM so not sure if I... Read more
The Streak Has Restarted...
Wednesday, September 05, 2012      4 comments

On Monday, while I did do an EA Sports workout and mowed the lawn I fell short of my step count. So I restarted yesterday and I am hoping to keep my step count up over the weekend. I have a problem with the last day of the weekend being less a... Read more
Let's See If I Can Keep The Streak ALIVE!!
Monday, September 03, 2012      6 comments

Okay after a really lazy summer I have decided to get back into my workout routine and for the past week I have managed to make step count and used my Wii Fit Plus 4 out of 7 days. Today is day 1 of a new week. I managed to make my step c... Read more
Something My Daughter Bought Me
Sunday, August 26, 2012      10 comments

Hi all, I just had to share what my 17-year-old daughter bought for me last night while she was at a costplay convention with her boyfriend. I think these are the coolest earrings on the planet although I guess that just makes me a huge do... Read more
Saying Goodbye :(
Sunday, August 19, 2012      10 comments

We found out yesterday that the friend who was the DJ at our wedding and a very funny and great friend passed away suddenly last week. He was only 56 and I have known him since I was 14 years old. When I was in a bad mood and he was around... Read more
Amusement Park Pictures
Sunday, August 12, 2012      4 comments

Back of the hubster's head: Girls on the Ferris wheel: I only got 2 decent photos while we w... Read more
Photo Blog (warning photo heavy)
Sunday, August 12, 2012      9 comments

These were taken in May 2012, while I played "tourist" in my own town: Railroad tracks that I walk/run beside a lot. ... Read more
Had A Great Day
Saturday, August 11, 2012      5 comments

Got up early this morning to bake my hubster a cake for his birthday. Then I made up some honey garlic marinade for some chicken wings for dinner, they were accompanied by a nice green salad made by our youngest daughter. I went for an alm... Read more
Playing Catch Up
Friday, August 10, 2012      5 comments

Okay so I decided that I needed to write a blog about what is going right in my life right now instead of being a Negative Nancy. First of all I am happy to report that a dear friend of our's was able to take his newborn son home from Child... Read more
YEAH For Vacation!!!
Saturday, August 04, 2012      5 comments

Yes, I am on vacation AGAIN!! Who knew that putting up with a low-end job could result in so much time off. I now get 7 personal days and 3 weeks of vacation time which means an entire month off work each year. I managed to place my last ... Read more
Overload **Vent Warning**
Wednesday, July 25, 2012      7 comments

Please tell me why the heck I decided that going back to school on a distance learning program was a good idea??? Work is insane, school is not going as well as I had hoped and I am feeling like I want to crawl under a rock and never come o... Read more
Let's Start the Week Off Right!!
Sunday, July 08, 2012      6 comments

So I've recommitted to doing some form of exercise daily (yes 7 days a week). I know that I don't work out as hard now as I did when I was trying to actively lose weight. I got the reminder today that I have maintained my weight for 2 yea... Read more
I Hate my Office Chair
Saturday, July 07, 2012      6 comments

Well thanks to the cat we own I am now relegated to using the office chair that I hate so much. I am no longer going to waste money on exercise balls that wind up with holes because the stupid cat refuses to learn to stay away from my desk area... Read more
A Week of Vacation
Monday, July 02, 2012      9 comments

So I've been on vacation since June 26 and surprisingly I enjoyed my time away from work. I didn't think about work and I had no guilt over spending time at home. The problem is I really don't want to go back to work tomorrow. I have discover... Read more
Self Directed Learning
Sunday, June 24, 2012      6 comments

Good Day All, No I have not fallen off the planet emoticon, nor have I become a hermit with no internet access... Read more

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