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3/29/15 - Bedtime
Sunday, March 29, 2015      2 comments

I'm not a college basketball fan. At this time of year, I do pretend to be one, so I'm glad two Big Ten teams made it into the Final Four. For my morning strength class, the BOSU balls were traded out for step ups. I was able to keep up w... Read more
3/28/15 - Bedtime
Sunday, March 29, 2015      6 comments

The manufacturer of my car is extending the warranty of the tail light assembly. Since I've already had to replace both of them, it means I am going to be reimbursed for about $900. ... Read more
3/27/15 - Bedtime
Saturday, March 28, 2015      7 comments

When I went to the gym, I wore my hoodie under my jacket. I was glad to have it. When I stopped at Jewel, I didn't bother getting a cart, so I ended up dragging a large bag of kitty litter around the store. If I can do goblet squats holdi... Read more
3/26/15 - Bedtime
Thursday, March 26, 2015      6 comments

This evening I was sweating from practically the time I walked into the gym and up until the point I walked out. I was glad to get into my car and drive home. Right now I'm certifiably pooped. I wore my favorite sweater to work today. It... Read more
Dieting turned me into a binge eater
Thursday, March 26, 2015      6 comments

At some point in my life, I may have viewed food as something to satisfy hunger, but I can't be certain. I was a chubby baby who became an overweight child. Through forced dieting and food restriction, I blossomed into an obese teenager and ha... Read more
3/25/15 - Bedtime
Wednesday, March 25, 2015      5 comments

After reading about Bruce Almighty (the abused kitty), I'm so happy that my cats are well fed, healthy, and protected. It was a quiet day at the office, and that was a relief. I'm thankful for spell check, because spelling correctly i... Read more
Being proud of what you CAN do
Wednesday, March 25, 2015      5 comments

"Don't let what you can't do stop you from doing what you can do." It's not surprising that John Wooden said that. As a college basketball coach, he put together many championship teams at UCLA. Not all his players were equally gifted, bu... Read more
3/24/15 - Bedtime
Tuesday, March 24, 2015      1 comments

I completed two ninety-pound dead lifts. emoticon My evening plans were changed several times, and I'm plea... Read more
3/23/15 - Bedtime
Monday, March 23, 2015      5 comments

I'm glad my brother figured out what was wrong with my snowblower, because I needed it to clear the very heavy snow. There was enough gas in the snowblower, so I could do my neighbor's walk. He's helped me out a number of times, so it was ... Read more
3/22/15 - Bedtime
Sunday, March 22, 2015      4 comments

I took a strength class at the Park District this morning and was very, very glad when it was over. Whew! Although I drove home in snow flurries, I stopped at Ace Hardware and bought some yard waste bags and more vegetable seeds. Whenever... Read more
3/21/15 - Bedtime
Saturday, March 21, 2015      5 comments

We have a new TRX instructor, and she is very spunky. When I woke up from my nap, I found EJ sleeping on my stomach. I had a wonderful time at Phil's going away party. We had pitchers of Blue Moon beer! Sweet dreams everyone!!! ... Read more
3/19/15 - Bedtime
Thursday, March 19, 2015      6 comments

I completed a set of 80 pound dead lifts. One of the other trainers complimented me on a one-minute plank. It's Phil's last day at the gym, and I had a nice chat with him. I'm really going to miss him, because he is such a quality you... Read more
3/18/15 - Bedtime
Wednesday, March 18, 2015      6 comments

I'm so glad to have gotten through the stack of paperwork that has been littering my table. As I'm writing this blog, my little Sami girl is sitting in my lap kneading my leg with her paws. I think she likes me. ... Read more
3/17/15 - Bedtime
Tuesday, March 17, 2015      4 comments

Found something sorta green and wore it to work today. emoticon The good new is that my Time magazine final... Read more
3/16/15 - Bedtime
Monday, March 16, 2015      3 comments

The temperatures were close to 70! emoticon When I got home from work, I was able to spend time in the yard... Read more

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