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Wednesday, 6th June, 2012

Wednesday, 6th June, 2012

PA Promise #2:
We will find joy and serenity in doing routine tasks, making daily action plans, and completing all tasks; we will meet deadlines on or before they are due.

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katia 6.6

6-6 (6) the number of the beast!!!

Didn't get to do as much as I wanted yesterday but I DID get a bunch of important things done AND took Connor to a support group where he could interact with lots of other kids, so that is good.

Things I HAVE done today
-Talked to mom about hosting party
-Updated my website a little
-sent important emails
-made nutritious food for me and Connor
-gave the dog a bath because he rolled in something nasty
-watched more training videos so I know what I'm doing

Things to do later/this evening
-Business post on BM
-Find all of Connor's identifications for appt tomorrow
-Lab at school tonite :( argh
-Exercise at school
-other stuff

wrkinprogrss: 06/06/12

Hi and good wishes to all!

It's been awhile since I've made a check-in post here--I find that it's something I want to do today. Here's my list:


Big Smile = done or done enough!
Smile = made or am making progress

Big Smile take Rx and supplements
Big Smile bookending in chat

Smile do an ABCDEF exercise to improve mood (not written, but did it in my head)
Big Smile make check-in post (involves prioritizing)
Big Smile email accountability buddy
Big Smile morning teeth care

Big Smile sing refutation song
Big Smile make a pass through job email
Big Smile check if mtg at 2:00pm (meeting cancelled)

Big Smile review list of job items that I intended to do this week
Smile what’s next act for P follow-up? relative priority w.r.t. other to-do's?
Big Smile review A files situation, do as needed to check in by 3:00pm

Smile assess/schedule: next laundry when? (not today, maybe not til wknd)
Big Smile eat something healthy
Big Smile cook rice

Big Smile shower, shevel, tape hand, etc.

make progress on roadmap details
modify O to remove rdmp duplicatn
other bug progress/warnings? (next act, email identified POC w/ new deadline)

Smile clear some more disk space (cleared around 400MB)
hunt notes re bkups filesystem reorg, figure out next act
Smile prep and 5:00pm meeting w/ Dr. E (done, but notes could use some cleanup)

Big Smile prep and 7:20pm appointment at T9
Big Smile QG
Big Smile Dr. Patrick's exercises

more ABCDEF?
Big Smile teeth care
aim for lights out by 11:00pm

Big Smile check out newest farmer's market
unload dishwasher
Smile make progress on trip prep including reading (bought socks, did some research re gps maps)
think re Bill's latest, reply
bounce return prep
Big Smile post about photo tags
Big Smile remind K re open Q

Onward! May I choose better over worse, today!

Assessment Looking Back: I did a lot of useful and potentially useful things. However, I feel uneasy about the low proportion of my time that I spent on job work and chores vs. things that actually appealed to me.

InnerTruth's noon check-in

Did a few administrative things today.

Very anxious about event tomorrow night and the fact I've let a few people down.

Tasks for rest of day:

  1. Update website (noon - 2 pm)
  2. Phone ME
  3. Run
  4. Update database
  5. Look for shoes
  6. Buy paper & envelopes
  7. Leave for meeting at 5 pm
  8. Go to sister's to pick up clothes for tomorrow night
  9. Run off letters and envelopes
  10. Put clothes away
  11. Wash blouse  



kromer 10:30 CI

Feeling really stuck today, so sticking to one thing at a time

First task: Finish analyzing the 0507 half of the R8 data.   Done 11:15 am Smile

Second task: Submit for histology  Done 2:10pmSmile

Third task: Analyze the 0508 half of the R8 data (got about halfway through this)

Fourth task: Announce and plan girls group

Journey 9:30

Working from home today.   I enjoyed my bike ride yesterday so I did it again today.  I've checked my work email and calendar but not done my todo list.   I'll change clothes and have another cup of coffee, then plan the rest of the day.    

Embrace the suck!

tila - Wed

Oh no! DD is getting more sick before the big trip. Have to change the plan for today. 

Apparently, her asthma got worse due to seasonal allergies. Now she has to inhale steroids. :( 

  • Make dr app for DD
  • Call D about DD
  • Pay bills (up to 22nd)
  • Wash whites, rags, m/b bedding, blacks(2 done 1 to go), reds
  • Finish packing 1 bag
  • Move final stuff from guest bedroom
  • Vaccum m/b, living room
  • LR - PT 44, 45, 46 (24 Qs total)
  • Research - finish up the database for YIO  (5 hours) - doing right now
  • Email T, KZ, facebook - TB, SN

Vic 6-6-12

Show up (done)

Have been getting to some f-f meetings because driving son to work and am in town.So wonderufl to connect with old friends, but the connection at pa is my "anchor". What comes to mind ispart in BB that says we are like someone who has lost their legs, wedo not grow new ones.

can not believe it but this promise actuall did happen, I have one catagory that occurs monthly and have found it less distressing to do the day before it is due than wait until theday due..Thanks MovA


Hypatia's check-in

back after a two day national holiday to celebrate her majesty's 60 year reign.

  • in-tray
  • e-mails
  • verification
  • reports for Friday
  • new dictation chart 
  • panel reports
  • clinic


My Day Today

I want to thank my Higher Power for this program, this website, the telephone and online meetings, and my life.

I want to thank movingalong for starting this trend.

Things I will do today

1. Go to the 5:45 a.m. telephone ACA meeting

2. Go to the 7 a.m. telephone DA meeting

3. Go to the 7:30 a.m. telephone PA meeting

4. Go to the 8:30 a.m. telephone PA meeting

5. Cook and eat breakfast

6. Take shower

7. Get dressed

8. Go to the 9:30 a.m. telephone PA check-in

9. Go to the 9:45 a.m. telephone CLA check-in

10. Read and write my step

11. Call my DA sponsor

12. Go to the 12 noon telephone ACA meeting

13. Go to the 1 p.m. telephone OA meeting

14. Eat lunch

15. Go to the 3 p.m. telephone CLA meeting

16. Go to work at 5:30 p.m.

17. Eat dinner

18. Inject insullin

Thanks for letting me share