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A Very Full Cup
Friday, September 27, 2013      2 comments

It was an amazing, emotional day and I feel truly blessed. I had a wonderful classes with my students and accomplished a tremendous amount of work in preparation for next week. I also had the opportunity to really make a difference in someone's ... Read more
Lessons for the Day
Thursday, September 26, 2013      4 comments

Things I learned today: Justin's Maple Almond Butter absolutely ROCKS on carrot sticks; When given enough encouragement, even the most reticent student will succeed reducing fractions to the lowest terms; Good people in my world outnumber ... Read more
Enjoyable Day!
Wednesday, September 25, 2013      2 comments

It was a very blessed day today. I had the opportunity to demo-teach a lesson to my portable-mate's advisory and clocked 55 minutes almost exactly. The majority of the kids seemed to enjoy it (or at least feigned interest) and participated in th... Read more
Truly Blessed
Tuesday, September 24, 2013      2 comments

It was an unusual but very amazing day. Filled with anticipation about tomorrow's introduction of RY at school as I get to teach the first 4 lessons for John's class. My afternoon was spent customizing the first section for the staff so we can a... Read more
Lovely Day
Monday, September 23, 2013      4 comments

It was another lovely day (not necessarily weather-wise, but with the people I had the blessings to see and the activities I got to pursue). I got to sleep in until 7 AM (my body refused to stay in bed) and then took a nap at about 10 AM. A... Read more
Color Run 5K - Tacoma
Saturday, September 21, 2013      1 comments

What an amazing day!!! I have to say that, for the first time in my life, I have never had so much fun getting exercise and getting dirty at the same time! The fact... Read more
New Adventure Tomorrow!
Saturday, September 21, 2013      1 comments

Finally cleared a problem that I have had all day! Now I can stoke the furnace and get myself ready for bed. Hope to sleep well so I have the energy I need for the 5K Color Run in Tacoma tomorrow! So excited for my very first 5K event. I am... Read more
New Total and Eternal Gratitude to SP
Thursday, September 19, 2013      3 comments

It has been an absolutely bats week with all that has gone on (99.54% positive), but I had that truly validated this morning when I stepped on the scale. To my shock and surprise, I somehow lost another 5 lbs in the last 7 days. That brings my S... Read more
Wonderful day!
Thursday, September 19, 2013      3 comments

Had a really amazing day! My students were awesome. We had some great discussions about surviving school and life, and overcoming struggles to reach success. Then I had a great mini-session with Michelle discussing life over a cup of coffee befo... Read more
What a trip!
Wednesday, September 18, 2013      4 comments

I was just coming out of the locker room at the Gig Harbor YMCA when I saw a colleague I haven't seen since the beginning of March. When I said hello to him, he had no clue who I was. When he figured it out, his eye went as wide as saucers and h... Read more
Full cup
Tuesday, September 17, 2013      2 comments

Just arrived home after a very lengthy, fulfilling day. It was just beyond awesome seeing my students. Had the opportunity to be of service several times with different people, as well. That was topped by a phenomenal Deep Water Fitness class an... Read more
What a Good Day!
Sunday, September 15, 2013      3 comments

Home after a good day. Get Up Get Dirty was FANTASTIC! It was great working with Ross, Sandi, Kristina, Kendra, and Sandi's friend as we worked our collective tuchuses off and had a blast doing it! My volunteer experience at the Kitsap 9-11... Read more
Gratitude and Gifts
Sunday, September 15, 2013      2 comments

It was a truly wonderful day! Walk and Talk was excellent, I had the opportunity to help someone, my dear friend, Michelle and I had a "play date" at the Washington State Fair (where we prattled on for hours, laughed ourselves silly, and spent w... Read more
Another New Total and Awesome Day!
Friday, September 13, 2013      2 comments

It was a great day! It began with the news that I have lost another 2 lbs. That brings my SP loss total to 129 lbs. and 184 lbs total. It is a phenomenal feeling. I also accomplished all I set out to do at work and even just a bit more. It ... Read more
Better day!
Friday, September 13, 2013      1 comments

It was a very productive day. I accomplished a lot as far as things at work go. I had the opportunity to complete a load of paperwork, do some much-needed problem-solving, and got to meet some really great new students who will be joining us nex... Read more

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