REMINDER TO SELF: Next time an invitation to supper at the furthest away company, say NO! I felt like such a third wheel! And a 40 min drive each way with people who wouldn't even engage in a conversation with you! Remember that next time...... Read more
Almost through the week.
What a busy day! Felt like I ws on a treadmill... kids can sure keep you busy... I even had a h.m. cafe latte for breakfast with my eggs and toast, so I should have had the caffeine rush to keep me going.
Edame, Monty, is soybean pods - l... Read more
Showers of Blessing in Conklin
Well, we're sure getting more than our share of rain lately... so that means in-door recess for kids...and it was my day on duty. Eveything went well.
Yes, Pat, I am taking my sleeping pill daily, and somedays it just doesn't work either. ... Read more
Long Weekend almost over - well spent!
Had a long talk with an old friend today - who despite being close to normal weight her whole life, was recently diagnosed with daibetes as well. She has a family hsitory and is not very active and never really watched her diet either....
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Accomplishment is a Wonderful Thing!
I didn't sleep well last nite at all... tried agin with no pill... didn't work. I really expected I was feeling so good about how much I had accomplished that I would sleep like a baby.....WAH! So maybe I am working on nervous energy today, bu... Read more
Busy, Positives, and Productive
Well, I read till 1am and slept without a pill last nite. I woke at 6:23 and went back to sleep till ~8am and got up knowing it will just throw off my schedule to sleep in and it is better to go to bed early if I am really tired... wow, can't ... Read more
Whew! Made it Through 1st Week!
Well, I was sure a lot more stressed 5 days ago than today. Made it through the first 3-day week, next week with holiday will be another 3 day week and then 3 day weekend... what ever made me feel this was so hard? ROFLOL!!
Today, I pre... Read more
Kids Back To Normal - I Coped!
Well, Day 2 down, day went well till after kids left and then I decided instead of sticking around I would just come home. I read 50 pg. in new book and started cooking... moose soup!! (yes, real moose) Then talked with both of my sisters and ... Read more
Reminder of Why I Do This!
Had a great day! Only 7 kids showed up and my worst behaviour from last year, had a perfect day...even called his mom and left her a message. The boy with the reputation was fidgety and couldn't sit still and took a lot of my time to get his w... Read more
Made it through today and tomorrow is The Big Day!
Sorry, I have no time or energy left to really blog... I made it through a whole day prepping classroom - finally realized I needed to accept I didn't have enough time and put some boxes at back of classroom and get ready what is needed for the ... Read more
Well, lousy sleep and went in 5 minutes late to sit through a 2 hr. staff meeting.... , but principal was actually on the phone so it didn't start till over a 1/2 hr. late.
I hate when they have to discuss everyone and all their private bus... Read more
What would Help?
Well, trying very hard to get into the mood to get going, but not very successfully. I don't know what I need to do..... but like Monty says, the longer I put it off the harder it's going to be.... and kids come in Weds.... so, it's hard. I've... Read more
It's like fall here, cold, dreary and damp.
Yes Mom, I did turn off the computer and go to bed...... But even though I took the sleeping pill at 11:07, I saw 1am on the clock..... hopefully it's not already becoming ineffective. Then I slept till 6:30 and peed and went back to sleep, ... Read more
Holding on as tight as I can
Well, I hope it was the storm that kept waking me up all nite and not that the sleeping pills are already not being effective.... I did go to school today around 10:30, but I feel like my hands are tied and things out of my control, can't set up... Read more
So much to do.... so little time.
Well, I got up and tried to do some more organizing. Last nite, with all my sorted piles all over the floor, I tripped and knocked over the shelf on the entertainment centre and the TV and the Cable box. So, today when I turned on computer, it... Read more