Q&E Babble

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Registered: 04-01-2002
Q&E Babble
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Fri, 12-21-2012 - 7:34am

Okay, I give.   I am doing it.   I miss PPWM too much.

I want to babble.   I think you all want to babble.  So let’s babble here and then go back to PPWM when they finally get us fixed.   I know, it’s discouraging now, but I am too optimistic for my own good.   I do think iVillage will get this mess fixed.   One day. 

For those not on FB, Shelly is monitoring Waylon, debating on a trip to Pitt.   He ran a fever all day yesterday and most of the night.   At her last check in, he’s down to 99.   She’s calling the coordinator this morning.

I had my work party last night.   I took a platter of Jalapeno Cheese Grits.   I have never had 6 people ask me for a recipe before.   I heard they were, “on point” and “ready.”  I love it when I bring the most popular dish.   There wasn’t a scrap left.  

Off to get dressed for work.   As of 3:00 today I am done until January 2nd.   And then I can start counting down for my spring break beach trip.

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Registered: 02-12-2002
Thu, 05-02-2013 - 6:43am

Tracy I agree your whole schedule is crazy.  Loved the short notice you got on the request from the teacher.  That's so not nice.  Sound to me like both you and Jeff need to take a mental health day off together.

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Registered: 04-01-2002
Thu, 05-02-2013 - 6:39am

I got up at my regularly scheduled time of 4:20 today. I know to Renee that's sleepng in. I got back on the workout train. I got to thinking about time, at the end of this school year I will be able to sleep in. I have to have DS to school by 7:30 now. We leave the house at 7:20. Next year we will all be on the same campus and leave around 7:45. Without having to make that run, I can get up at 5:00 and get it all done. Love it.

This has been an excruciating long week. With scheduling glitches on my part, and his, I have not laid eyes on Jeff since last Monday. A week and 4 days. I am dying. We had a plan all set for today and yesterday I got hammered with an overtime request. A teacher has an event planned and wants officers there. Ugh. Nice notice. I put it out to the whole department. No takers. So I have to do it. Even nicer, huh? The way my department is set up, truly, an oversight on your part (forgetting to request an officer) really does constitute an emergency on my part. We are not allowed to say no. We have to work it out. No matter how little notice we get. And as the sergeant, if I can't get it covered, I have to work it.

So, I have to work until 6:30 tonight and DS plays baseball at 7:30. I miss so many of his games for hers that I just can't miss this one too. So, I will have about 45 minutes in which to see him. And that's with Jeff getting off work at 5:00, coming to my house, picking up my DD and taking her up to the high school to watch the Varsity team play. She wants to go cheer for them even though she is not playing. It's getting ridiculous, my schedule.

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Registered: 02-12-2002
Thu, 05-02-2013 - 6:19am

Morning Ladies-

Boy I a tired this morning.  It's been a long week and it isn't Friday yet - boo!

Renee that is good news about Casey but I am not getting that it is "the news".  I don't know.  Guess we will just have to wait and see.

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Registered: 10-10-2003
Thu, 05-02-2013 - 1:58am

Cant believe its been two years Sandy ...  How was your Dad yesterday ?

No exciting news to report- EXCEPT Casey got a JOB !! 

Long story short- John and I have been praying real hard for her..Sun he told me he Prayed God whatever is holding her back just put it on my shoulder.. Monday he fell at work and hurt his shoulder Tuesday they called her and hired her. She will be a float in 6 different offices as a medical assistant. No benefits but great pay and she will have her foot in the door at the hospital.YES !

Sandy was that it ???

I am tired, my hands and feet and back hurt. Thinking this overtime is gonna last- ugh... 

Well guys its Thursday - Enjoy!

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Registered: 07-23-1998
Wed, 05-01-2013 - 10:44am

I can't even remember what I want to comment on. This is the first time I could get on the board. So frustrating.

Shelly, you will have to let us know when the BIG news happens!

I put the yard sale money in savings. My mom is coming June 5th for the girls dance recital. Then on the 10th we are all driving to Richmond for my nephew's graduation. We will be there about 5 days and head back with my sister and her family to Nashville because we have One Direction tickets for the 19th. They will stay about a week. Then Baylie has dance intensive for a week. That will be about $300. Then my family is coming the week after July 4th. So there you go. The money won't last long. We have a super busy June.

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Registered: 07-03-2008
Wed, 05-01-2013 - 9:33am

Tracy ~ I can usually count onmy internal alarm as well I may not get up exactally when I need to, but I usually amupin plenty oftimeto give Waylon his pills all with the internal alarm. Glad you still had time to get ready. . . even i you were rushed, that always makes my whole day off.

Renee ~ WOW what a horescope!!!

Mel ~ Sorry your sister is upset that she is the last to know you are having a girl, but I'msure she is stillsuper excited for ya!

And no we don't share any "special" day in the summer, we don't celebrate any "anniversaries" or anything. There are too many back togethe and break ups for us.  I also love looking at weddings and planning them.  

As for when I am gonna be a bridesmaid, that is in October.

Mom and I are off to town today. So I better go start getting ready! Have a good day!

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Registered: 07-13-2001
Wed, 05-01-2013 - 7:05am

Good Morning ladies!

So apparently my sister is annoyed that shes the last one to find out about the gender of the baby... well geez I never see her online anymore, and if I send her emails she never replies! She came online after I did, and Mum got to talk to her for a bit, and she told her the news!  and one person at work is dissapointed that its a girl... guess its a good thing she has a son!

Shelly- wonder when hes going to propose!

Good thing you woke up in time Tracy!!

Okay I gotta get moving... short day today, unless someone calls in sick( 2 people did yesterday) and I get asked to stay later.... and Im off tomorrow! yay!!!

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Registered: 04-01-2002
Wed, 05-01-2013 - 6:35am

Missy, that is a great total for a yard sale.   I'd have been very happy with it.   I know I need to do something like that. but I don't have a group to merge in with.   My mom won't do it.  

Shelly, do you think he is asking this summer, or are you getting married this summer?   Weddings are so much fun to think about and daydream plan.

I hate all the posting issues people are having.   7 months later and we are still struggling.   I simply do NOT understand why we've been left to wither on the vine.

Well, guess who set the wrong alarm this morning?   Yup, that's all me.   I knew I was sleeping in a little extra and skipping my workout.   I wanted to get up at 5:15.   I set a 5:15 PM alarm on my phone.  Ugh.   I hate when I do that.  I got up and the clock said 6:00.   I flew out of bed.   I guess I needed the sleep.   I rarely need to alarm.   I know what time I want to get up and my internal alarm usually works. 

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Registered: 02-12-2002
Wed, 05-01-2013 - 6:28am

Morning Ladies -

Renee all I can say is that made me nervous and it isn't even my horoscope for today!  Better check in with us later so we can find out what that is all about!

Shelly you said he hasn't asked you but have the two of you talked about it?  Wonder what he is waiting for?  Is there a special day the two of you share in the summer?  I also do not believe you are not romantic.  I have not met a woman yet that wasn't somewhat romantic.  I also think his asking your Dad and your son if he could marry you is pretty romantic.  Romance does not have to be over the top crazy things.  It can be the small things you don't really even notice most times.  At least that's the way I look at it.  All weddings are romantic.  Oh and just in case you want some help planning that wedding remember how much of a fustrated wedding planner I am!  Of course that could mean I will need an invitation to this event - ROFL!!!  When is it you are going to be a bridesmaid?

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Registered: 10-10-2003
Wed, 05-01-2013 - 2:34am

Two people at work just got married - they got their rings tatooed?  ( thats not spelled right )

First time I have heard of that !

Well this is my horoscope for today .... Sandy ??

Like an intense bolt of lightning out of the clear blue sky, something can happen that alters the direction of the path you're on today..

Enjoy your day ALL !

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