Dinner ended up being really good! We were going to just do a rotisserie chicken or something, but when we went to HyVee to get it, they had a whole turkey! They weren't doing rotisserie chickens, only turkeys, and it was the last one. It was... Read more
Wellness day was way fun today!!
I decided to wear my heart rate monitor, and I'm glad I did, cause it would have been hard to accurately track without it!
For the first 30 minutes, we did swing dancing. I LOVE swing dancing. When I... Read more
1. I GOT MY SPARKPEOPLE KEYCHAIN TODAY!!! I WIN I WIN I WIN!!!! I LOVE IT.
2. Husband and I popped off an email to SparkPeople HQ about SparkCast ( www.youtube.com/leighwom an ), and we got a response! They said that th... Read more
I took today off of work, called in sick, because I'm mentally exhausted. I have been getting a lot of stress headaches, and I thought it better to stop fighting it and just take a day to myself, without anyone around, just to be.
Well, ... Read more
So I went to go get my haircut today. I decided to try this new place down the street from me, because I'm not all that picky about my hair and it's so close, it'd be nice to have a place that I like to go that's within walking distance.
S... Read more
I'm not a political person. I never have been. I am excited about this years election, however. Granted, the person I wanted to be president didn't even get into the final race, but there was a close second in there. And I do feel that there... Read more
Yesterday was pretty much the best birthday ever.
I went into my 3rd grade class, and the teacher is one of my best friends. I taught my lesson, got through the whole thing, then she told me to go sit down, and the kids all had made cards ... Read more
I love today.
For my birthday this year my husband got me a BRAND NEW DIGITAL SEWING MACHINE!!! Oh my god it is so sexy. It's smooth and quiet and it even threads my needle FOR me!! AND it's got a drop in bobbin so I don't have to futz w... Read more
So our challenge this week was to try calorie cycling. I've always heard that this is a great way to jumpstart your metabolism and keep it guessing, but I've never actually TRIED it (even though I've suggested it to others!!) and I have to tell... Read more
Last night, Johnny got home and he felt worse, but he still wanted to go out to dinner. We took his parents to one of our new favorite restaurants, Stavies. I did really good at the restaurant, totally stayed within my calories, made good choi... Read more
I just spent the last 45 minutes doing some exercise video with one of the P.E. teachers, because she had to preview it for her class and we're both stuck in the library. No one else wanted to join in, but the computer teacher hacked into the c... Read more
I'm sitting in the Library right now with the other specialists. I have had one conference (and that's only because the mom is a teacher here and she knows we never have anyone!) and I'm bored out of my gourd.
We had a potluck dinner tonig... Read more
I didn't have a sub yesterday. No one picked up the job. The other art teacher is gone today and no one picked up her job either. LAME. We have 12 teachers out of the building today and only 3 of them have subs. Fun fun fun.
At least I... Read more