DipMT, Hon (ACTM)
I can now officially put those magic letters after my name!!!! I now am the proud new owner of a Diploma in Massage Therapy from the Atlantic College of Therapeutic Massage!!!! It has taken me 18 months of continuous, hard work, plus another 4... Read more
WHOOO HOOO!!!! I MADE IT!!!!
I just did my final exam, and got a letter that confirms that I passed everything!!!! This means that I GET TO GRADUATE!!!!!!
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OMG!!! I CAN'T BELIVE I'M ALMOST DONE!!!!
OK... Here I am, only 3 exams left, and then I am done one of the most grueling massage therapy training programs in the world!!!!! This is really almost a pre-med! 2,200 hours of class-time and over 450 hours of clinical experience in 18 mon... Read more
Heigh Ho, Heigh Ho, to the Naturopath I Go!
Well, I finally made an appointment for the Naturopath! Yay!!!
It turns out I may have a wheat or dairy ... Read more
It's All Good!
Well, a lot has happened in the past month! The biggest thing - I'm entering exam week at school - the first semester has passed by SO quickly!!!! We've all learned so much, too! Next semester, we start working in the Public Student Clinic on... Read more
I Hope This Is Worth It....
I take Metformin to deal with my Insulin Resistance, and I am easing back into it after "falling off the wagon" earlier this year. The main side effects are... gastro-intestinal in nature, and I am feeling soooo sick right now!!!!!! ... Read more
On The Road Again...
Well, I'm tackling yet another hurdle... I joined the YMCA today! I also went to Walmart and had to get more shoes - the heels of my sandals (athletic-type) had collapsed after only owning them 1-1/2 months!!!! Fortunately, I spoke to Cust. S... Read more
Well, it's been an "eventfull" few months, I'll tell ya! Yes, I DID get out of all those wonderfully healthy habits (well, not ALL of them, but enough!).
I DID, however, get into Massage Therapy School!!!!! ... Read more
Spring Has Sprung!!!!
Spring has sprung,
The grass has riz,
I wonder where
Da boidies is?
Whooo Hooo!!! FINALLY!!!! My driveway is a mush of mud, and the lawn is still covered, but you can FEEL everything melting!!! The robins are back, and the roads ar... Read more
Good Things Come In.... Two's???
He's home!!!!!! :-D :-D :-D
My hubby is HOME!!!!! (And he's driving me NUTS!!!!! :-? lol)
He drove about 20 hours through a blizzard to get here, and he slept like the dead after he arrived, but he got here in one piece!!! I h... Read more
Things Are Going Well -- *GULP* !!!
I can't believe that I am so close to getting my funding confirmed for school in July!!!
I've gotten the application, the references, the letter from my doctor, transcripts, etc! I just need to send the Registration fee, and I'm in!!!! ... Read more
Still Shrinking!!! :-D
Well, I didn't meet my goal for the month, but I still lost 5 lbs! Not bad for being sick, house-bound, and having trouble with getting my exercise in!
I am SOOOOO ready for Spring!!!! Just as the roads were clearing up and you could see... Read more
One 'Flu Over The Cuckoo's Nest
Ok... I've been down with the 'flu this past week. I still feel weak as a kitten after only about 10 minutes of doing ANYTHING, but I am committed to getting back into gear. I know I haven't over-eaten - in fact, I've UNDER-eaten this past we... Read more
He Came, He Saw, I Conquored!!! ;-P
Well, DH came home. But now he's left... ;-(
Ah, well. At least, I can honestly say my flexibility, strength and endurance are MUCH better than when he left! ;-D lol
He REALLY appreciated my weight loss, too!!!! :-D
I'm n... Read more
He's Coming Home, He's Coming Home, HE'S COMING HOME!!!!
Can you tell I'm excited?!?!?!?! lol
I miss him so INCREDIBLY much!!!! This is my Valentine's Day gift - to have him home with me, even if it's only for a "long weekend".
His plane lands at 10:55 pm - in a city that's an hour and a ... Read more