Well, my super-stressful period at work is almost over, woo hoo! Gotta get my last batch of analyses done by the end of the day Wednesday, then it's all over but the shouting - our last hearing is next Tuesday and next Thursday the Legislature ... Read more
The annual NPR reading of the Declaration of Independence - take a listen, you'll be glad you did. :-)
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Whew, am I beat! Ended up riding 11.29 miles this morning, no idea how I did it - I was seriously pulling for home the last couple miles! I really didn't plan to put in that many miles, I was pooped to start, but I rode over to West Sac and ri... Read more
Wow, I haven't blogged since Tuesday?! Just a nutso week at work - very stressful, lots of hours. I worked 4 hours on Sunday, then till 7:30 Monday, 8:30 Tues, 7:30 Wed, got out at 5:30 on Thurs but then worked till 7 on Friday. :-p
And ... Read more
Super crazy busy at work - was here till nearly 8 last night and actually could easily have stayed later but just totally hit the wall, brain-dead. I think it'll get a little easier by the end of the week, but the next couple days are gonna con... Read more
I badly needed a break and thankfully I've gotten a little one. :-) On Friday evening, we met Paul's parents up at a winery in the foothills for sangria and wine, dinner, and live music. BEAUTIFUL spot, up on a knoll overlooking the grapevine... Read more
Crazy busy week...I've worked past 7 the past two nights...the only reason I didn't work late on Tuesday is because Paul was tied up after work so I was on kid duty. I will be spending a lot of the weekend in my office...ah, the joys of June fo... Read more
Well, it's mid-June, which is crazy busy time for us committee consultants - work has amped up to maximum level this week! I've just been going flat out all day, every day. Hard to believe it's only Wednesday!
As for exercise..walked arou... Read more
Got some yoga in this morning for a change, yay! Felt great. My arthritis is really kicking up these days, I really need to be doing more yoga. The stretching helps so much, especially my hips.
My knee was really bugging me after that 12... Read more
Just went for loooong bike ride...much longer than I'd planned, since I got lost, LOL! I've been trying to explore a bit because I"m getting bored of riding the same routes all the time, but today I got a little too adventurous I guess. Got so... Read more
Woo hoo, it's Friday! And we don't have a jam-packed weekend! :-)
Gave the pooch the day off - every other day seems to be making her less gimpy. I should have run, but my knee has been bugging me since yesterday's bike ride so I walked ... Read more
Well, we did end up getting some rain yesterday, yay! Though only a little, under an inch. We need some serious rainstorms! But it's really rare to see June rain here, I doubt it will be back.
I am POOPED, rode nearly 10 miles this morni... Read more
Got some sprinkles this morning, but no real rain. :-( We need rain really badly here in parched California! I guess some areas got wet, but not here.
No exercise this morning, snuggled with the dogs instead of walking them. ;-) The re... Read more
Got Scotty out for about a mile-and-a-half walk this morning. Paul is finally able to take Bam-Bam again, so that's good. (He had a skin cancer thing removed from his back last week, and the stitches had to heal up, so he was walking Scotty be... Read more
Still dragging, but the mockingbird let us sleep till the alarm (6am) today, woo hoo!!!
Took Scotty (my in-laws' dog) for about a 2 mile walk this morning. It was already 70 at that point, without a hint of a breeze, so I think our overdue... Read more