Friday, September 26, 2008

Wow--where did the month go?

So if anyone still checks my blog, I'm sorry I disappeared. I went back to work and there is always much to do when planning new classes. Then my wonderful sitter told me that she is expecting a baby in January, so I decided to start my kids in daycare. Wonderfully enough, the Y had openings and so my kids and myself have been transitioning to that change in our life. While it was not a easy transition, it is going better :) My relationship with my husband is doing so much better. We finally had that conversation that we should have had months ago but both of us were scared to do so because we didn't know how the other one would react. Anyways, the air was finally cleared and we are getting back to "us".

As for nutrition and exercise, my wonderful routine was broken. When the kids started daycare, I no longer could work out in the morning, nor did I have time after work to drive to my gym, workout and pick up the kids at a decent time. Then I got horribly sick! Double ear infection and strep throat, I am finally getting better but it's been a long illness--just over 2 weeks! So I'm going to join the gym at the Y today and start working out after work on Monday. I'm just going to have to do it. If I had the money, I would buy a treadmill and workout at home in the early morning but that's not going to happen.

Anyways this means my fitness goal of running the 5k in early October is not going to work but that's ok. I enjoy running and I can't wait to get back to it! I hope that everyone is well in your lives. I've got a lot of blogs to catch up on :)

24 comments:

Big Girl said...

Glad to get an update on the haps w/ you. Sounds like lots of things are going well for you and I'm sure you'll find the time to get a workout schedule in place.

Have a great weekend!

butterfly said...

And so you're back.. from outer space... (ahh now I've got I will survive stuck in my head)

Sounds like you've got a lot on your plate! Glad to know that you're feeling better though, those infections are NO FUN at all.

I'm sure you'll adjust to your new routine soon enough.

You've got a wonderful attitude!

Oh and thanks for your comment on my blog, really sweet of you =)

Julie said...

Glad to see you back!!
WOW your life sounds busy but way to go for thinking of yourself in all the hoopla!
I have a friend who just joined the Y she seems to like it. I hope you do too!

Happy to hear your relantionship is going better.

Take care of yourself!!

Carolyn said...

LIfe happens like a hammer to the head sometimes. Good for you for keeping chin up and plugging along! One day at a time, love. Hope you're felling better, and glad to had that chat with Hubby. Those can be hard... but honesty is the ONLY way to go!

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