Gratitude List for December 2011
~playing pool with Joe and cooked up some dinner in his kitchen
~Found an old 2008 video of Jimmy
~Ron Paul contingent got on TV for the ball drop on channel 7 waving signs and chanting Ron Paul!
~I didn't break any bones when I fell in the parking lot yesterday (I did however slide to a grinding halt on the side of my face... I'm a mess! luckily it happened the day after Christmas and not before.)
~We all went out for a drink with my sister Allison who just turned 21!
~Me and Jim hoisted the new treadmill (all dead weight) upstairs and it fit perfectly in the spot provided for it.
~Despite the heating part store being closed we stopped to inquire about a house for sale close by and had a nice chat with Charlie.
~midnight mass with mom and Jimmy.
~a fresh start.
~my sister got a violin for Christmas she desperately wanted to take lessons again and Maximus got a video camera to record his first steps.
~I got a new treadmill which is going to save me tons of $ (instead of club fees)
~Found a religious medallion for my oma after a extensive search (it is a rose necklace which slides to reveal Mary and Jesus)
~Ron Paul sign wave was well attended & he's #1 in 2 Iowa polls!
~Semester finally ended.
~A new day to start again
~Waking up in the middle of the night to some quite time.
~Partially catching up on my exercise routine.
~Getting the hang of new weight watchers program and eTools.
~Belly dancing class with my sister and mom.
~A great spirited and gifted teacher.
~Spot coffee with my sister.
~Got to see my favorite teacher.
~Finally found a stir fry veggie mix without water chestnuts (yuck!)
~Jimmy helped me clean off the bookshelves today.
~Going to vitamin store with mom
~Joining weight watchers with mom
~Last day of class with Dr. Norman
~Being able to be honest with Bob.
~Having the fortitude to walk away from an unhealthy desire.
~Working out the problem with audible.com with an online concierge (fun and productive)
~I finished my paper on time.
~The two feral cats (gray and mama) were trapped and have been spayed/neutered thanks to Feral Cat Focus, Operation Pets and Maddies Fund.
~Got to meet two great kids from NYC and play host for the day.
~Ron Paul Revolution concert was fun (a few glasses of wine and some R&R).
~We were able to let one of the kids from the show crash at one of our "spare" (yet to be rented) apartments.
~Mom used her audible account to get me a text book I need.