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  • Feeling Relieved

    6/15/2019 10:50:02 PM, by DETERMINEDJANET

    My day began about 6 a.m. to make sure a tired Maegann got up and off to work on time. I then took my spot on the sofa to wait it all out with my nap buddies. I set my alarm for 7:30 just in case I were to doze off as Isaac needed up for his time out with Patrick. After they both left by 7:... Read more

  • Light-Headed Morning

    6/15/2019 12:38:20 AM, by DETERMINEDJANET

    Today was a good day, but sure didn't go as I had planned. I was able to rest for about 30 minutes on the smaller sofa with my nap buddies. Auggie didn't stay long before he ditched me for his own sofa. Trish~He knows when that afghan is down he can be on the so... Read more

  • My fingers got lots of exercise today!

    6/13/2019 9:07:37 PM, by DETERMINEDJANET

    I am so ready to be on the sofa Sparking while the NBA game is on tonight. My day... 474 breakfast 528 paid work 551 lunch 528 paid work 102 power nap (10 min) I started watching a Hallmark movie during the afternoon called "Truly, Madly, Sweetly" and just finished it j... Read more

  • Productive Day

    6/12/2019 8:51:17 PM, by DETERMINEDJANET

    Another good day. Yippee! Pretty much just paid work, but much needed progress. I was able to organize it all once again now that documents have been coming in so I can get things submitted and out of my hands for a time. Maegann spent the day cleaning her room. Isaac just hung out... Read more

  • A Nice Day Home

    6/12/2019 12:34:07 AM, by DETERMINEDJANET

    Yesterday was a good day and I had planned on spending time in the evening Sparking, but right as the NBA game hit halftime, we had a power outage. It was out for about an hour (got to see the final five minutes of the game) and by then I was just tired and headed to bed. This morning... Read more

  • Gotta Move Studio First Personal Training Client

    6/10/2019 9:32:20 AM, by ADAMST3

    I'm so grateful for our three hundred square foot studio-room! When Prevail closed last year, I was at a loss, emotionally, for the women who were losing their fitness classes and would not pursue the NEW gym absorbing their contracts. A few of these women ONLY attended my classes thr... Read more

  • A Relaxing Sunday

    6/9/2019 8:37:08 PM, by DETERMINEDJANET

    A great morning of worship and I actually got to hear the sermon twice as Maegann stayed home to sleep so we listened to it together this afternoon. Once home from church I fell asleep on the sofa and woke up about 2 1/2 hours later. I them bbq'd chicken for our lunch and after the kitchen w... Read more

  • Time is a Gift

    6/8/2019 5:37:18 PM, by DETERMINEDJANET

    A gift of time was given to me today as our family/guests are arriving 3-4 hours later than initially planned. Helped that Isaac was with Patrick all morning and then out mowing the lawn after he returned. Left the house empty! I was able to get all the finance stuff updated and catch up... Read more

  • Had time to enjoy a Hallmark show today

    6/7/2019 6:55:36 PM, by DETERMINEDJANET

    Another day with just a blip of drama. I'll take it! 102 extended sleep 52 took Isaac to his hair appointment 433 errand to the County Assessor's office 489 picked up Isaac and took him and Maegann to lunch 528 paid work 272 watching Cedar Cove while working & Sparking ... Read more

  • Jillian Michaels DVD’s

    6/7/2019 12:18:01 PM, by --MAY--

    Hey all! I am gonna do this with my other exercises, gonna do it alternate days, do C25K, so today is Day one of 30 Day Shred. Wish me luck!... Read more

  • NATIONAL DAY OF....JUNE

    6/7/2019 10:03:56 AM, by -COURT-

    Late again. Sorry. Life gets in the way. https://nationaldaycalendar.co
    m/calendar-at-a-glance/ 2019 National Day Wall Calendars On Sale! 1234 June 1 World Reef Awareness Day* National Olive Day National Heimlich Maneuver Day National Go Barefoot Day National Nail Polish ... Read more

  • Could be a very long summer....

    6/6/2019 9:04:47 PM, by DETERMINEDJANET

    Here was my day: 198 Clingy-Boy Isaac was at it first thing and it didn't stop. 528 Paid Work - I got a lot done today until the internet starting going on and off. 91 Enjoyed a strawberry banana smoothie while Isaac was with Meg from 3:30-6:30. Yep....keeps him alive! LOL 252... Read more

  • C25K APP

    6/6/2019 4:38:26 PM, by --MAY--

    Ok it will not let me put an image up Here is what it said Distance. 1.56 Time. 30.46 Calories. 86.7 Speed was at about 3.0 walking 4.0 Jogging... Read more

  • No Drama!!

    6/6/2019 12:31:32 AM, by DETERMINEDJANET

    Whew! I think we made it through a day without drama! How did that happen? 102 extended sleep 273 pharmacy 489 lunch with Isaac (good talk as food opens him up) 528 paid work 88 jigsaw puzzle while Isaac watched Scooby Doo 528 paid work - client phone call "meeting" ... Read more

  • Only Tuesday...

    6/4/2019 10:54:40 PM, by DETERMINEDJANET

    The day went according to plan most of the day. 102 extended sleep 542 started laundry (4 loads) 341 groceries 474 breakfast 17 paid work 88 jigsaw puzzle 252 Sparking 299 Isaac Update It's going to be a long summer if he keeps self-destructing like he did about... Read more

  • Monday.... Feels like it should be Friday already.

    6/3/2019 10:47:55 PM, by DETERMINEDJANET

    Another day almost in the books. 198 102 extended sleep 203 picked up the kids' yearbooks 149 picked up the application for the virtual school 52 made a couple phone calls 528 a little paid work 103 drama hit the house 492 made supper (tilapia and salad) 272 watch... Read more

  • Very Lazy Day

    6/2/2019 9:28:06 PM, by DETERMINEDJANET

    I did get my wish last night and we all enjoyed Mamma Mia 2. I did more puzzle piece sorting while we watched and as of this afternoon here's the state of the new one. Quite a mess, but at least I'm getting like things organized. It was mentioned I forgot to post the finished o... Read more

  • 7 Day Jump Rope Challenge

    6/2/2019 5:04:37 PM, by --MAY--

    Ok starting Anew! Day 1 done though It is hard I will get better, doing 30 seconds of Jumping Rope or whatever I can do in those 30 seconds, the rest Cuz I definately need it!! On two Day Two 30 days is too daunting, I can do anything for 7 days, and in 4 weeks will have done 30 days!! I... Read more

  • Does the kid drama ever end?

    6/1/2019 6:29:17 PM, by DETERMINEDJANET

    Today has been a bit kinder on the drama front, but still not totally clear. The evil one is so busy right now keeping things stirred up! Just going to keep my eyes on the One who has overcome it all! Isaac Update: He is being very difficult today and the attitude is very much one t... Read more

  • SparkPeople's Sweatsuit to Swimsuit Bootcamp and 28 Day Bootcamp

    6/1/2019 1:46:34 PM, by --MAY--

    I am starting this from 249 https://www.sparkpeople.com/
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    asp?id=1330 Wow! Day one was harder than I remember but it is done Here is the bonus ? Your Day 1 Workout video for Sunday, May 3, can be found here: Your Bonus Challenge for Day 1 (... Read more

  • Doctor Appointment Day!

    5/31/2019 9:34:31 PM, by DETERMINEDJANET

    What a long day, but thankful that today was my doctor visit. I really like this new doctor and she gets my sarcastic humor! She is planning to put me through the wringer, but that's what one gets for saying I need to start over and get back on track. Today the extras were my labs and a... Read more

  • One More Sleep!

    5/31/2019 12:55:31 AM, by DETERMINEDJANET

    This morning I woke up tired after a restless sleep. I allowed myself to sleep for a couple of hours once the house was empty and then got busy on my "must do" list for the day. I did manage to get through everything and then chose to stop and work on my jigsaw puzzle. I got it finished... Read more

  • Drama in the House

    5/30/2019 12:38:25 AM, by DETERMINEDJANET

    And all the drama came back to visit and honestly I don't know what to do about one piece of it. First up was "boy drama" as Maegann ended her friendship with Tayler tonight. While she was in Colorado he had pulled some guilt "cards" out that were reminiscent of her ex, Michael. Once ... Read more

  • "M" = Massage Day

    5/28/2019 3:47:15 PM, by DETERMINEDJANET

    Am I enjoying a day of ME time? You bet! 41 massage 550 lunch 528 paid work emails & organizing 387 registered Isaac for school next year 252 Sparking while 272 watching Cedar Cove Next up.... jigsaw puzzle time! Tim and Maegann are on their way home and I expect ... Read more

  • Enjoying a few hours of quiet!

    5/27/2019 6:37:47 PM, by DETERMINEDJANET

    The house is mine for another two hours and I am enjoying the peace and quiet! My ears are "dead" from hearing PS4 basketball and wrestling along with episodes of Scooby Doo for most of two days now! I am letting him just do whatever he wants as he has not had much down time. Thankfully ... Read more

  • A Fun Day with DS

    5/26/2019 9:34:38 PM, by DETERMINEDJANET

    The travelers reached their destination around 4 a.m. and slept for a few hours before heading to church. Looks like they've had a lot of fun with Tim's sister and brother today. After church was eating breakfast at Village Inn, going to see Aladdin and now they are eating at Dos Hombres.... Read more

  • My 1:1 Time with DS has Begun!

    5/25/2019 10:32:14 PM, by DETERMINEDJANET

    My day started about 6 a.m. to make sure that Maegann was up to get ready for school. I let Auggie out of his crate about 7 and then he came and slept with me on the sofa. Oh yeah...I spent the night on the sofa due to a snore-bug that I couldn't get to budge! Everyone else was up ab... Read more

  • May 24 - The Longest Day!

    5/24/2019 7:41:22 PM, by DETERMINEDJANET

    Is bedtime ever going to come? I am so thankful days like this do not happen often. Every time I look at the clock it is unbelievable how little time has passed and it's still only 5:30pm. My day was very uneventful. 102 extended nap 542 started laundry (4 loads today so travelers ... Read more

  • Drama-Less Day #2!

    5/23/2019 11:12:09 PM, by DETERMINEDJANET

    I was moving a bit slower today, but I got the "need to do" things finished. I was able to watch/listen to a couple episodes of Cedar Cove while I worked on documentation. Here was the day: 102 extended sleep 490 breakfast 150 phone call to find out about the virtual charter scho... Read more

  • Higher Energy Day!

    5/22/2019 9:24:56 PM, by DETERMINEDJANET

    And no, I did not use caffeine to make it happen! 211 My extended nap was shorter and then I got busy sweeping the floors, straightening up the kitchen and then it was time for paid work. I got through things that showed up in my email, submitted one plan for approval and got half of a ... Read more

  • A Calm Day!

    5/21/2019 6:30:37 PM, by DETERMINEDJANET

    I am going to have time to begin sorting pieces for the next jigsaw puzzle! This means I got all the "must do" items checked off. 8 extended sleep 8 straightened up the kitchen & swept floors 8 made phone calls & emails regarding family needs 8 paid work 8 backing up work fi... Read more

  • I live with a very sassy boy!

    5/21/2019 12:04:52 AM, by DETERMINEDJANET

    Not a whole lot going on today which is just fine with me. 150 dropped Isaac off at school (pouring rain all day) 341 groceries 542 straightened up the kitchen 102 extended sleep (2 hours!) 480 lunch with Maegann 528 paid work Tonight Maegann was at Tayler's, Tim was ... Read more

  • "L" is for Laughter

    5/19/2019 10:00:11 PM, by DETERMINEDJANET

    I know much of my current overwhelmed feeling is due to the fun of needing thyroid and hormone meds. I'm trying so hard to keep it together, but Isaac is pushing every button he can today. If it weren't intentional it would be much easier. So, this is why I chose "Father of the Bride" tonig... Read more

  • Game Night

    5/19/2019 12:41:58 AM, by DETERMINEDJANET

    I will have to download photos tomorrow of the finished product from my morning with Maegann. She did a great job with the color and the cut. The instructor had to do the most help with the color part as she hadn't done more than highlights. After she was finished and had her station cle... Read more

  • Another Sleepy Day

    5/17/2019 11:03:23 PM, by DETERMINEDJANET

    The day began like a typical Friday and once the house was quiet (about 8:30) I fell asleep on the sofa and the next thing I knew it was 10:30. Oops! I got up and took care of the dogs, straightened up the kitchen and then pulled out all the messy folders and papers from my file trays as ... Read more