November 2008

Family Size

November 28, 2008
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I woke up today with “the urge” – the urge to exercise that is. Luckily the gym was open and everyone else was still asleep. So I took the opportunity to get in a sweat session before the day started. I took my parents’ huge Buick (which was blocking in my car) and got in […]

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Grateful For Gobbles

November 27, 2008
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I am happy to report that I am just perfectly stuffed. Not busting at the seams, but perfectly full of probably the best Thanksgiving dinner we’ve ever had. We shared dinner with the husband’s dad and his girlfriend Cheryl, my parents, the husband’s brother Andrew and his mom Karen. I am grateful for all eightful […]

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Mid Turkey Day Updates

November 27, 2008
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A Note From Kath’s Mom! Happy Thanksgiving to all of Kath’s wonderful readers.  We are gearing up for the dinner celebration here.  The table looks beautiful.  Matt is baking bread that smells delicious.  Kath is dusting and arranging some furniture we brought from my mom and dad.  I just polished antique candlesticks, since Kath is […]

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Breakfast Like A Prince

November 27, 2008
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My Thanksgiving strategy this year is to: Eat breakfast like a prince, lunch like a pauper and dinner like a king Get a good workout Go easy on the alcohol Stop eating when I’ve had quite enough, which means having a portion of the foods I love most and just a taste of those I […]

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Insta-Dinner

November 26, 2008
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Whew! I feel like I’ve been on my feet all day!! We have our table all set up for tomorrow and did some of the prep working, including making cranberry sauce (added extra sugar for the company!) and brining the turkey. Shopping was fun All I got was some brush cleaner for my BareMinerals brushes […]

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Circuits

November 26, 2008
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After doing a few hours of “work” at my computer (this blog keeps me busy!) and folding laundry, I set out (freezing) for the gym. The thought of biking there was terrifying. I admit I’m a wimp when it comes to being cold Once in the gym (with the heat blasting!) I was dripping with […]

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Tears On My Pillow

November 26, 2008
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The husband had to be at work at 6 this morning so I woke up at 5:15 with him. But instead of getting up to hit the gym, I read The Choice in bed for 2 hours!! I finished it, and left some tears on the pillow. I thought it was one of Nicholas Sparks’ […]

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