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Day 119- the post that I didn't write at all :(
Friday, September 06, 2013      1 comments

Yesterday was a bad day...a time to go back to bed kind of day. I had written to a different old boss on the recommendation of my mentor. They were very happy to hear from me, but it was also was a "no" on any work, full-time or occasional (sinc... Read more
Day 118- Post that blew up
Friday, September 06, 2013      2 comments

I did write a post, but lost it emoticon I met with my old mentor and she might have work for me, in a few m... Read more
Day 117- Opps up 4 pounds today to 257
Tuesday, September 03, 2013      3 comments

Usually I step on the scale first thing in the morning and just deal with whatever it says good or bad because it holds me accountable and I can catch back-sliding within a day or two versus gaining a bunch and then needing to take all that off ... Read more
Day 116- Diana Nyad
Monday, September 02, 2013      3 comments

Watching Diana Nyad in her progress on swimming in open water from Cuba to Key West, Florida...she's 2 miles to goal right now and has been swimming with no fins, no sleep, not allowed to hold on to anything even when she eats--going for almost ... Read more
Day 115- September
Sunday, September 01, 2013      1 comments

September goal is daily exercise no matter what. ... Read more
Day 114- Me time
Saturday, August 31, 2013      3 comments

I had lunch with my friend D and a break from the kids this afternoon and a quick 1.14 mile loop in the neighborhood for a walk so today was a good day... Because of the weight loss my calorie range went down again :sigh Watched Advent... Read more
Day 113- Realizing my self-talk is vicious
Friday, August 30, 2013      2 comments

The things I say to myself...those internal thoughts that most of the time you can barely catch the tail of before they are gone are so vicious. They are mean, spiteful, hateful, angry, malicious...not true... In those rare moments where it is q... Read more
Day 112- 255
Thursday, August 29, 2013      3 comments

One pound to go until I hit my 15% weight loss goal @ 254. emoticon Still not a morning person! ... Read more
Day 111- Fixing things
Wednesday, August 28, 2013      0 comments

I have this theme going right now of fixing things...weight, work, home, finances etc...of course things don't get fixed overnight, but for me, AWARENESS is key. Day 3 of VPK for A...still no routine for me...today it was working using the ... Read more
Day 110- Going to see a man about a horse (just kidding)
Tuesday, August 27, 2013      2 comments

Going to see a man about a horse (just kidding)...I'm actually going to see a man about a book this morning. I do a lot of writing and editing work for various authors and companies. As much as I've been keeping my eyes open and was really hopin... Read more
Day 109- little things
Monday, August 26, 2013      1 comments

Little cat claws in my mind so many tasks taking up my time Sisyphian progress never lasts success lies cloudy and masked Tired and weary things feel old and dreary Monumental effort traveling the desert On and on and on... Read more
Day 108- O was sick in bed all day
Sunday, August 25, 2013      1 comments

It is very rare for my son to be sick and he always gets hysterical over it and thinks he has to go to the hospital or he is going to die no matter if it is just something normal. He spent the day in bed today. A watched entirely too many episod... Read more
Day 107- A's 4th b-day!
Saturday, August 24, 2013      1 comments

I can't believe A is 4 and starting pre-kindergarten officially on Monday! She got a hello kitty bday dress we found on clearance and a princess party headband for $1 that she loved! We got a cupcake creature made from two cupcakes that was a li... Read more
Day 106- VPK & both kids in school!
Friday, August 23, 2013      1 comments

I am now the proud owner of 3 shiny hours of "free" time 5 days a week with BOTH kids in school! emoticon After ... Read more
Day 105- "Gardening"
Thursday, August 22, 2013      0 comments

Ha, ha..."gardening" in my exercise tracker is really more like full contact yard sports! I filled two giant alley trashcans this morning with branches and pieces of stump & M garbage from the back yard--luckily it was trash day so they were onl... Read more

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