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Day 6 - the streak continues
Thursday, December 02, 2010      5 comments

The streak is continuing - I did 30 min at lunch on the bike and now just finished another 20 min - so did a total of 50 minutes. woo hoo. I topped 610 miles as of today for this year of walking and cycling.... Read more
Day 5 - Muscles are sore
Thursday, December 02, 2010      5 comments

Day 5 - Keep the streak going. I did 20 min at lunch and then forced myself to do another 10 minutes in the evening on the bike. Leg muscles are sore and got a grand charlie horse in the evening. Today is day 6 - I will keep this up.... Read more
Day 4 - another success
Tuesday, November 30, 2010      6 comments

Day 4 in my 10 minute challenge to myself. Today I did awesome. 1) I actually took a lunch break - be it short. Normally I work through lunch - today I took a 15 min bike ride and racked up my first 3 miles 2) then went back to the... Read more
10 minute day challenge - day 3
Monday, November 29, 2010      4 comments

Got in my 25 minutes today on the bike - I know this will get easier - I have been here before.... Read more
10 minute day challenge - day 2
Sunday, November 28, 2010      8 comments

Exercising - if I don't do it I can literally see the pounds climbing back on so fast. This year I started so well walking and walking and more walking. Then I was hit with severe joint pain - thinking my arthritis was flaring up I moved to st... Read more
What was I thinking?
Sunday, November 07, 2010      15 comments

Have you ever gone to make something and let your inner child take over? No set plan? Well that's not me. I'm an engineer and I'm married to an engineer. So the idea of not having a set course and end game is not normally in my makeup. W... Read more
I love the fall season
Friday, October 29, 2010      7 comments

The leaves are turning and the air is crisp - this is always my favorite time of the year. Today I'm taking 1/2 day and plan to get a cut and color - thinking really dark this time. I'm excited as I rarely go to the hair dresser and when I... Read more
I'm still here - sort of
Saturday, October 16, 2010      11 comments

I know, I know - I have been hit or miss here lately. All I can say is I have been so busy. Work has demanded many many many hours and I've been putting in very long days. The weekends my husband carts me away normally on some drive to some s... Read more
Playing with my Black and white strips from QL swap
Sunday, October 03, 2010      15 comments

Ok my imagination was much better then reality this time. I finally had a chance to pull out my B&W strips and I envisioned this very chaotic quilt with a little order thrown in. I wanted to do it using triangles which made up into hexagons - ... Read more
First weekend as an Empty Nester
Saturday, August 28, 2010      12 comments

This is my first weekend in 22 yrs child free in our house. Last night my DH and I tackled my son's room and gave it a good cleaning. He won't recognize the room when he comes back at Christmas. I even found $40 to put in his bank account whi... Read more
Stolen from Callista (thank you)
Wednesday, August 11, 2010      8 comments

Here's a fresh template. If you are going to play, please leave a comment so I can come and get to know you, too. A - Available or married? Married, 25 years this October B- Book? 2 -3 a week this week usually from my own extensive libra... Read more
The B&W strips are in the mail as of 8/2
Tuesday, August 03, 2010      14 comments

Our black and white strip swap is now officially over. I received the last package yesterday and with the help of my DH we completed the sorting and dashed out to the post office before it closed at 6:00. Here is the BEFORE sorting scene: ... Read more
So much to catch up
Sunday, July 18, 2010      11 comments

Graduation was only a month ago but we've been so busy here. DD is getting settled into her new home in NYC and we've been making mad dashes to help. DS has been having a banner summer but also getting ready for college in the fall. Little... Read more
Celebration - Pig Roast
Sunday, June 13, 2010      9 comments

With 2 kids graduating this year we had to make a major celebration to honor their achievements. Yesterday we hosted a "Pig roast". It was catered and the group drove down from Maine and setup everything. As my children had vegan friends we a... Read more
Another graduation down!!
Tuesday, June 08, 2010      9 comments

It just seemed I was writing about my daughter and now its my son's turn. He graduated from high school this past weekend after a whirlwind prom and all-nighter sponsored by the school. Prom - I may be biased but thought they were a very h... Read more

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