10/12/10: She's Here!
Jordyn Kay-Ann Wilson, 8lbs 19 1/2 inches!!
Mom and baby are both healthy!.
Thank God :) 55 minutes ago!... Read more
Reflections (Jordyn is Not Here Yet)
They went to the hospital last night, but I still have heard no word. It's been nearly 24 hours, so I have to guess that it was a false alarm and that Jordyn is not ready to be born yet.
Yesterday was my sister #1 birthday, today is sist... Read more
I Froze! Breaking News, Too!
Tonight was the taping of the community access channel show. The show was an abbreviated Toastmaster meeting. I was the evaluator. The speech was an advanced speech (a tall tale from the story telling manual) and the speaker was really, reall... Read more
Continuing the Journey
When I first started on SP, whenever I lost weight, my feed reported I lost more than I did, as if it rounded up. I worried about that because I knew that if that continued. the tracker would soom be way ahead of what the scale was telling me. ... Read more
Victory + Setback = My Usual Kind of Day
I woke up feeling stiff and sluggish. I skipped my usual elevator exercises and did not walk as much, even though I ended up with over 7200 steps. By the end of the day, the slight tightness in the back of my left leg had become hot tendons in... Read more
Baseball, Toastmasters, Workload and Food
Fingers crossed as I type - the San Francisco Giants are this close to winning the first game against the Braves! I am so glad I get to see this game on TV after a really challenging day.
I told a coworker my day felt as if I were trying to... Read more
Charity Walk, Work Overload and Clothes
Today was quite an interesting day. My supervising attorney was unhappy with me, but she did not rip into me as I feared she might. She was not feeling well and I very much appreciated the fact that she did not launch into a tirade. How many ... Read more
In the Hot Seat and Other Musings
The last few days, I have been HUNGRY! Yesterday, I ate way above my calorie range and still went to bed hungry. At lunch yesterday, I got my seasonal flu shot. My toe caught on a crack in the sidewalk and I landed on my left side. Not much e... Read more
Yvonne was hired to take a position I was vacating 4 years ago. I trained her for the job she does now and, in that process, we became friends. Over the years, we got closer and even went on weekend trips together. Through this time, she has ... Read more
I Came in Second!
My employer hosted the Area contest for humorous speech and evaluation contests. A coworker entered and won the humorous speech contest! I was thrilled!
I came in second in the evaluation contest and later learned that it was a tie. The s... Read more
Tomorrow is the Area Evaluation Contest (Toastmasters)
My club is hosting the area contest tomorrow evening so our normal noon meeting has been cancelled. There are five clubs in the area, so there will be 5 contestants for the humorous speech contest. I hope my club entrant wins. He is a wonderf... Read more
The Hits Keep Coming
I have not blogged since learning about Gayle's death. Saturday was the long ago planned lunch in honor of my fried Ruby who died this summer. Her birthday is in a few days, so a bunch of us wanted to get together and eat in her honor. It was... Read more
Ruby, Gayle...The List Continues
Charlotte - coworker job #1
Chris - coworker job #1
Raymond - coworker former part time job
Ruby - coworker former part time job
Richard - coworker former job #1
Sally - coworker former job #1
Gayle -teacher, mentor
All these pe... Read more
What I Could Not Say Yesterday and How Today Went...
Yesterday, I wore a huge sweater all day. I overheat easily, so I rarely wear a long sleeved shirt let alone another layer. I was not cold, though the weather is starting to be changeable, so it did not appear odd in the morning. Why the swea... Read more
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I Hardly Know What to Say
All day long, I have been composing a blog in my head. I used to blog every day, but have now fallen into an old lifestyle habit. My family knows when I go silent that things are not going well. So it is now. I don't have the energy to type ... Read more