Thursday, December 16, 2010

Today is brought to you by…

Mrs. Grumpy Whiney Pants.

Oh yeah, this is going to a fun post.

*So in reference to yesterday’s post…I’ll be holding an online, live intervention via skype soon. Let me know if you are interested.

So I woke up this morning super early. No. Not for a run. I’m not much of a get-up-super-early-and-run in the freezing cold darkness kind of girl, although I wish I were. Maybe I can work on that. It never really worked out for me with the Hubs being either gone for months on end or with him needing to be at work by 6:30 AM. I just don’t get up to run that early. There is no need…

Anyway, I got up early to drive to Raleigh so I could take my licensure exam, finally. Get it done and out of the way. Of course, of all days, today LB had a 2 hour delay start for school due to snow and ice. Good thing the Hubs was able to take him later. I headed out and our driveway and neighborhood street were fine. The other roads, not-so-much. It was icy and slicker than snot as my dad would say. I saw a couple of cars slide into the ditch. I pulled into the gas station. Called the Hubs and made a decision to not go to Raleigh. I headed home. You know that feeling? When you are prepared to do something and then last minute you don’t? Kind of a weird feeling of relief because who wants to take a 4 hour proctored exam that holds your whole entire career in the balance? No biggie. Ha! But now I just have to take it in January. I am postponing the misery…Ugh.

Now, I am home with LB. The call came in that school was cancelled for the day. I probably wont head to the gym, it’s too far away and they don’t have childcare. I miss T-Town and my trusty YMCA with a family center where I could run while LB played, or even the childcare they had. I miss my routine and my support system I had there, I miss the familiarity of my everyday routine. I miss everything about it.

On a brighter note, Merry Christmas to ME!! While I was in Vegas the hubs was shopping! We needed new appliances really bad and here they are! All we need now is a new fridge to hold the groceries I need to buy today!

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Well, now off to do some laundry and house stuff and maybe a home workout of jumping rope and weights.

Oh yeah and I have my 5K coming up on Saturday!!

10 comments:

  1. I love the stainless steel. Very nice.

    Good luck on Saturday!

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  2. Good luck saturday and I am the biggest procrastinator ever...I totally understand:)

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  3. We miss you too Amanda. I hope you are able to get a good home workout in. I have a 1/2 on Saturday I'm trying to get ready for. Yikes!
    Good luck at your 5K!!!!

    Love the new appliances. Nice.

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  4. Miss you much friend! Your new stove and microwave are set up the same as T town. Sorry today is one of those days...

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  5. We have a 5K in T-Town on Saturday and will be missing you, but thinking of you running your 5K! So that's kinda cool. :)

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  6. love the new kitchen!!! very nice
    Good luck Saturday!!!

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  7. Hang in there! I know how you feel. It took me a while to get adjusted to live in the states. But it will get better!!

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  8. Nice appliances and good luck on the 5k!

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You're pretty much awesome!!

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