aah, easter monday. some places are open, some are not. i was surprised the bank was open. but, the vet's not. hmmm. i am feeling like it's a holiday, but, i am working. go figure. the weather is beautiful. i have to run out and get some hay for the horses. then, i think i'll relax this evening. to benefit my 14.5 yr old border collie, i am reading a book of homemade dog food recipes for dogs with kidney problems (exciting, i know). lots of the recipes use macaroni or egg noodles. since we are a wheat free family, we won't be using those ones. he had acupuncture yesterday (supposed to help flush toxins) and i have spent a bunch of money on herbal supplements. what we won't do for our pets!
I worked a good part of the weekend, and I went to bed so tired last night that I fell asleep on top of my bed after letting the boys out at 1:30 a.m. for a potty trip! I heard Whiskey thumping on the door and woke up with a start at 3:00!!! OMG I felt horrible! They did not want to go out this morning as I was leaving for work (gee, lack of trust??) but they finally did. I am hoping my favorite client does not call me to come work with him tonight - I just want to go home and apologize to my poor boys!! I know they will have forgotten about it but if I walk them and fuss over them that will ease my guilt... :)
There's a chunk of beef in the crockpot and I have fresh spinach for a salad. Dinner's looking good - I hope the boys are enjoying the scent wafting out of the crockpot... LOL
"Normal is not something to aspire to - it's something to get away from." -- Jodie Foster
"Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world." --Albert Einstein
Ho hum. Monday. Wish I had more vacation days left, I'da definitely taken one today.
Finished the last of the painting in my sons' room. Yes, five years later and it's finally done. *eyeroll* Pitiful.
I still need to "help them" declutter some shelves, but I am washing my hands of the project finally. I really want to work on my bedroom this spring and summer, even though the kitchen and bath are pretty high priority as well. I spend most of my time at home in my room (we don't have a family room or den or finished basement and I don't like TV much anymore), and it's never been given the attention it truly deserves. Well, this is the year! And at least I don't have to wait until someone's out of town to work on it!
Have a great day all!
When you are accustomed to privilege, equality feels like oppression. Love thy neighbor. No exceptions.
I am a little frustrated as well. I traveled to my family this past weekend and really kept quite strict with my eating and turned away all sweets and homemade rolls etc. and still put on 2 pounds. I think I just had too many veggies even though low carb ones. I even had some wine but I think it was pretty low carb as well.
Oh well I am getting on the Road to Success challenge and will be on my way to the next point of my journey. I will get there hopefully with no flat tires, repapir needs or collisions.
Faith RTKR - 6/23/11 - 305 Sept 2011 - 315 LTKR - 7/26/12 - 257 Jan 1st 2013 - 241 Jan 1st 2014- 231 Jan 1st 2015 - goal Onederland !!!**************************** One can never consent to creep when one feels an impulse to soar!
Hey all I'm back had a wonderful vacation! Ate way to much! I didn't eat bread but I ate everything else! So today I am back on track!!! It amazes me how fast the weight goes on but how long it takes to take off! It looks to me that I may never be able to eat food like this again, nor even occasionally , not only did I gain a substantial amour of weight but I felt like crap usually within 30 min of eating! Oh well it's the past this is today ! And it's new!!
SparkPeople, SparkCoach, SparkPages, SparkPoints, SparkDiet, SparkAmerica, SparkRecipes, DailySpark, and other marks are trademarks of SparkPeople, Inc. All Rights Reserved. No portion of this website can be used without the permission of SparkPeople or its authorized affiliates.
SPARKPEOPLE is a registered trademark of SparkPeople, Inc. in the United States, European Union, Canada, and Australia. All rights reserved.