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Thursday, January 28, 2016      11 comments

Keep some good thoughts for my family and a friend. My daughter is in a lot of pain from her accident. I am taking her to see the neurosurgeon tomorrow. Hopefully it's just deep bruising from the air bags and nothing more. My younger gra... Read more
Thursday, January 28, 2016      8 comments

I almost forgot to post tonight. I am already in bed and posting with my phone. It was a long day and I can't think. I'll post more tomorrow.... Read more
Tuesday, January 26, 2016      14 comments

After I posted last night, I was worried that it was too whiny. Well, today the universe decided to tell me I was right. I was on my way to work when my daughter called. We had just been texting before I left, so I couldn't imagine why she was... Read more
Monday, January 25, 2016      9 comments

What a long day! It actually started last night. We went to bed at 10, but I didn't fall asleep until almost midnight. Then I woke again around 3:30. No idea why, but it makes for one tired day. Suddenly I am absolutely slammed at wor... Read more
Sunday, January 24, 2016      7 comments

I did not get as much done as I had hoped. However part of the reason for that was an unexpected visit from my oldest son. We haven't seen his since Christmas Eve so it was nice to take a couple of hours and catch up.... Read more
Saturday, January 23, 2016      6 comments

We escaped the worst of the snow. We got about 5 inches. On the other side of the state, my son says they have 2 feet. I planned to stay in all day and I did just that. I got some well needed rest this morning. I got some work done and some boar... Read more
Saturday, January 23, 2016      8 comments

It's been a long week. I have a big list of things I want to get done this weekend but it looks like I'll have to work for at least part of the time. So far we don't have too much snow but I am planning on staying in all day tomorrow no matter ... Read more
Thursday, January 21, 2016      5 comments

Thanks so much for your comments on my last blog. I could not have done this without SparkPeople and the support of my friends here. It's hard to say how close we are to actually opening the shelter. We have the possibility of a partnership w... Read more
Wednesday, January 20, 2016      9 comments

The organization we have started is called Proud Haven. We have a website and you can find us on Facebook. Our mission is to open and run a shelter for homeless LGBTQ+ youth. When I was a child my family was homeless for over a year. By that ... Read more
Tuesday, January 19, 2016      8 comments

Today was a long day, but productive in the end. It started with me setting off the alarm in a new office space our non-profit will be using. After getting someone to help me turn it off, I hosted a meeting there. After that it was work all af... Read more
Monday, January 18, 2016      6 comments

It's much too cold for me. I don't mind winter but these wind chills are ridiculous!... Read more
Monday, January 18, 2016      8 comments

I wrote a blog on my phone last night but obviously it didn't post. We had a quiet day at home after my SIL and niece left. We lazed around all morning and spent the afternoon working on our annual budget, until it was time for the weekly call... Read more
Saturday, January 16, 2016      8 comments

Last day of company. We had dinner at my BIL's house. He and his wife recently moved back here. I was a bit anxious but we had a good meal and a pleasant time. I tracked as well as I could when we got home and I'm just a little over. We've had... Read more
Friday, January 15, 2016      6 comments

I am a bit over on calorie range today. My visiting SIL took me to lunch and I underestimated the calories. I did eat healthy foods and I tracked it all once I got home and could search the Internet for calorie counts. I am counting today on the... Read more
Friday, January 15, 2016      8 comments

I know it's technically Friday but I am just going to bed so it's still Thursday to me. It's been a day from hell. There's too much to get into at this hour. Suffice it to say my streak continues.... Read more

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