There is absolutely nothing new in my life. I keep trying to think of something to say. Something to write about. Yet, something Scott said to me a while back keeps sticking with me. He said [jokingly, I think . . .] if I wrote a post today and then compared it to what I was writing two years ago, it would be pretty similar!


*Still struggling with weight. Still trying to find a magic medium between thinking I’m starving, knowing I’m not; needing to exercise, knowing I’m not; knowing my clothes are too tight, knowing I’m right; feeling good about myself anyway, knowing how hard that is to do.

*Still working like a mad woman at the school. Still believing it is my job to keep EVERYTHING in order, organized, running smoothly and absolutely under control.

*Still thinking I’m going to tackle the basement sometime soon.

*Still needing to give some clothes to DI and having a heck of a time deciding what to do about it. I have been contemplating hanging yet another 8 ft. bar in the sewing room to hang up tops. Seriously? Two closets and four bars? Oh my goodness. Why can’t I throw things away?

*Still enjoying the journey of going to the temple more and feeling the wonderful peace that is there.

*Still wishing things in life were different and doing nothing to change them.

*Still missing my mama. Not so much anymore but I wish she had been at GRL with us this year. And then I realize she can see us from where she’s at. I really believe that.

*Still worrying about and praying for my children, individually, and collectively. They all have struggles and challenges that at times seem more than they can handle. Each one has a completely different set of circumstances that often bowl them over. And keep me on my knees.

*Still marveling at the goodness of God. And people. Just ordinary people.

*Still about a half-season late on decorations. It takes me so long to get out the totes and take down one season [Summer] and get into the mood of putting up Fall. Actually, putting up Fall is kind of like giving up on Summer.

*Still folding my arms across my big extra roll on my belly and resisting Mikelle’s daily invite to exercise. “I think you would really love this, mom!”

*Still trying to find the balance between helping too much and helping too little.

*Still trying to figure out a place for Thanksgiving this year.

*Still trying to enjoy the Christmas season and not spend more than I really think is appropriate. Still hating that it starts earlier and earlier and earlier every single year. Still ready to boycot the whole thing!!!

*Still thinking I need to go through all of my accounts and change the passwords to something easier. Oh boy! I tried to log into LDS accounts the other day and it took me three tries. I have [let me look . . .] forty-two online accounts with different passwords, or a combination of different passwords. So many that I have had to type them all up and email them to Tracy so that she can occasionally help me.

*Still wondering what I can post about today. :]


One thought on “still

  1. jessica

    Try lastpass.com! It’ll remember all the super hard passwords you NEED (so your accounts don’t get hacked) and all you need to remember is one password for lastpass. I like it.

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