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Veteran's Day
Thursday, November 11, 2010      0 comments

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Change is good
Thursday, September 02, 2010      0 comments

It has been awhile since I blogged. Things have been a little crazy at work and at home. There is so much to do here that I feel like I run into myself every time I go around a corner! But I guess the benefit of that is knowing there is plent... Read more
What a Start to My Vacation
Tuesday, July 27, 2010      2 comments

I finally made it to my vacation! WooHoo! Spent the first day sitting in clinics with my oldest daughter. BooHoo! She fell at summer camp and injured her wrist. Thankfully it is not fractured, but she has an ugly sprain. What makes this di... Read more
Proud Momma!
Monday, July 12, 2010      3 comments

Our son’s Cub Scout pack went to a AAA baseball game this weekend. In addition to watching the game, an honor guard from our pack was selected to present the flags for the national anthem. Having been the only Scout in the group who has served... Read more
Progress on my writing
Monday, July 05, 2010      4 comments

I know yesterday was the 4th of July, and I should have been out celebrating. I like fireworks and all, but I have got to get this dissertation finished. There are way too many other things I want to be doing. So I spent a big part of the... Read more
Raining in Texas
Thursday, July 01, 2010      1 comments

emoticon We are getting a fair amount of rain as a result of hurricane Alex hitting northern Mexico (I live ... Read more
Decreasing stress
Friday, June 25, 2010      2 comments

Ok, so I've joined the stress busters challenge this week. I am really hoping it will help me remember what I need to do to decress my stress level! I know it has a negative effect on my health and my relationships with everyone, so that also ... Read more
Motivating My Kids Motivates Me
Thursday, June 17, 2010      1 comments

As I watch my kids grow, I see them wanting to get away from physical activity more and more. They are much more content to watch tv, play games, read, or any other number of sedentary activities. Even though we limit their time in front of th... Read more
Summer camp
Tuesday, June 08, 2010      2 comments

The kids started YMCA summer camp yesterday--and didn't even make it home before they started complaining that it is boring. Having never had the opportunity to participate in summer camp when I was a kid, I find myself wondering how they could... Read more
Time flies!
Thursday, June 03, 2010      0 comments

My younger daughter graduates from the fifth grade tomorrow morning, so I took the day off work. This whole fifth grade graduation business seems a little unusual to me because we never graduated from anything until we graduated from high schoo... Read more
Weekend was good and bad!
Tuesday, June 01, 2010      0 comments

Had my sister and her family over on Sunday. Cheated big time, especially with the cobbler my husband made in his dutch oven--YUM! So I didn't lose any weight this week. But. . .I also didn't gain any. Since I gave in on Sunday--the cobbler ... Read more
Trying something new
Thursday, May 27, 2010      5 comments

Ok, this is my first attempt to blog. My kids know all about it, but those of us who went to school in the days when PCs were unheard of are a little skittish about the whole thing. I guess it will be a learning experience for me. Of cour... Read more