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Monday, January 18, 2010

Well HELLO!

I am alive & well! Just been busy busy BUUUUUUSY! We went outta state for Christmas & stayed for a few weeks then took some neices & nephews back w us because we love them ever so much! :) We had a 13 yr old a 10 yr old & two 3 yr olds here with us & sooooooooooo much fun!!!! We did lots of fun So Cal stuff some of which I hope to post for you! We really had a blast.

In other FABULOUS news I've lost over 30 lbs since my bday!!! Yeah, that's rights peeps! I'm rockin my world! I've got about 30 more lbs to go till I get to my pre preg weight then about...oh nevermind... I'm doing FANTASTIC! that's all that matters.

D just started his LAST semester in law school. Can I get a "WHOOP!?" THAT GOD!!!!!! Were nearing the end of the 3 year madness! Next we have a MOVE (yes that's right! Tell u all about that in time...) then D preps for the Bar & job hunting here we go!

I remember 4 years ago D lost his job due to the changing market. We debating having a baby & going 2 law school. Long story short we dove in.... I remember thinging about how if we had a baby it would be 3 when he graduated... WOW! Being on the other wside feels so different. D always said I was "bright eyed & bushy tailed." I hated that...but I think he was right.... ahhhh the ignorance of youth...

More news....we are making some MAJOR changes to save money for our impending move & lifestyle change as well as to just have enough each month for our bills & needs. I've been able to cut costs down to save about 200 a month but we will lose the internet w this cut. Hense no more blogging come mid feb for who knows how long.... Or if I do blog it will be like this or not too often. Bummer. But i'll survive. lol

I am also startin to add child care to my daily routine for a few days a week. we should be making about 350-500 a month additional to put towards savings. I am very thankful for this opportunity!

I have a giveaway coming soon! remember Ouchies bandgages? they started a new line Mr Men & Little Miss bandaged! ADORABLE! Can't wait to share w you!

9 JUICY LOVE NOTES:

Christy said...

I have missed you. I'm glad to hear you are well. We LOVE our Ouchies bandages.

S Club Mama said...

So sad you'll be gone, but I think I'm going on a hiatus from blogging (due to not having internet) here soon, probably starting next week. I am going to try to make it to the library at least once a week to get my fill.

I'm trying to lose a gob of weight - can I ask how you've done it?

mom2three said...

Heyyyyyyyy! Things sound great, and so freakin awesome about it being your hubby's last semester, that is so wonderful!
R ya maybe gonna move to Az???
I am sad you may lose your internet, that was one thing I couldn't do...I got rid of caller id, long distance on the land line, and went to basic cable when things were tight but I could never be without the fabulous internet...well mainly because that is how I go to school!
Anyway glad to see things are great and your feeling wonderful.
Super congratulations on the new bod...I am doing my second round of drastic dieting day 2!

Raising a Happy Child said...

Good to see you back. I hope that D will fly through bar - it's not easy. Good luck with all the changes, and I hope that you will pop in from time to time to update us.

Sera said...

Heeey! I've been wondering about you! Sounds like you guys have been doing great and keeping busy, for sure. Heck YES for your weight loss. You kick butt! So glad to know all is well, and I'm looking forward to hear more about all the stuff you talked about.

Connie Weiss said...

Thanks for the update! Bummer about the internet....AWESOME news about losing weight! You rock!


Good Luck!

Karen said...

We just want to thank you for your many great posts and awesome attitude! Please accept "The Lemonade Stand Award" and have a terrific day! We so enjoy reading your blog!
Karen and Michelle
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Ticia said...

So glad you're back and can't wait to see all the fun things So Cal. We'll be heading that way this summer sometime.

Jenny said...

Aw, I will miss your posts if you are gone too long. :) I'm glad you seem to be doing well and that you are taking care of things with such motivation. That's awesome. That's amazing you lost 30 lb. I am still working on my baby weight, too; it's hard! I am going to email you soon with questions about our trip to Cali, if ya don't mind!

 
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