Monday, August 23, 2010

Missing Blogger

What day is it? This blogger has been MIA for days!

It all started on Friday with a little thing called "A Day Off"! Ahhhhh! So nice! I took Friday off because my boss was not going to be there either and we are a little slow right now at work (after months of being crazy busy).

I decided to sleep in (until 10:15 thank you very much!). After I woke up, I ate a little breakfast and headed down to the public pool. It was a gorgeous day, a little hot, but I was at the pool so all the better! Stayed there lounging for about 2.5 hours. Came home, watched some TV, ate dinner and headed for my normal 2 hour Friday night classes at the gym.

Saturday was weigh in day. Not too pretty. I was up 1.4 lbs, but since I was still in the goal weight range, I wasn't too worried. I know what I did right and what I did not so right.

It's time to correct those not so right moments this week. Uh, except for Sunday of course in which I didn't track and ate candy here and there. That's ok, today's a new day.

I also went to The Container Store to buy some things for my pantry to get more organized. It's kind of a trek from where I live. But I was a good girl and I measured my space.

Now only if I would have trusted and listened to my measurements, I wouldn't have bought the wrong size! lol. Why did I do that! So next weekend I'll be off to return the purchased item!

I'm trying to figure out what paint colors to paint my living room (and other rooms). I purchased the house in November. I haven't done a single thing to change anything! I want to purchase new couches but that will probably end up being a neutral color. I really don't want white walls. I'm just an indecisive person! I will have to make a decision and go with it! After all, it's just paint! I can re-paint the walls!

My goals last week went pretty well. I did strength training 3 times last week. I also made another goal (which I didn't share with you all) and that was to bring my lunch every day to work, instead of eating out. I did it! I usually only bring my lunch twice a week or so. I work in a large city (downtown Chicago) and it gets pretty pricey to eat down here all the time. So I'm continuing both goals this week!

5 comments:

  1. Go for it with the paint! You can always change it. Have a great week!

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  2. I hate getting the wrong size and of course because there are no real standards in sizing, I wear a differnt size in every store.
    Try painting half thw walls for variety. If you love it keep it if not then you only have half the room to redo.

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  3. Go for a funky paint color! It will make the neutral furniture pop!

    Great job sticking with your goals this week!

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  4. Lime green. It's perfect for all living spaces. I have yet to find a situation where lime green is not the ideal colour. Failing that, magnolia :p

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  5. Uh...lime green? I'll take that into consideration! lol

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