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Way to Go, Mom!


Here are my small successes for the week:

1. I posted my first giveaway and wrote my first book review! I must admit, after starting the giveaway, I was not even sure if I wanted to "go down that road" with my blog. But, it has been great so far. I have been able to "meet" some amazing people in the blogosphere. God is so good! I also have Catholic review and giveaway coming up! Please watch for it!

2. And, because of my giveaway and visiting more blogs, etc, I have been intentional about spending less time on the Internet. I check everything in the AM and then shut the computer off. I do not turn it on again until after the boys are in bed. And again, only spend a limited amount of time on the computer before it goes off again. I have realized that I waste a lot of time during the day doing nothing, really nothing, on the Internet . . . there are only so many times I need to check my email!

3. I am back on track with exercising. I have worked out every day this week. It is amazing how much better I feel when I am working out regularly.

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  1. Lol I've found that there is a directly inverse relationship between my internet time and excersizing time. Glad to hear someone's smart enough to do the life affirming one instead of the electronic one

  2. Those are awesome successes. I agree with you on the spending too much time doing absolutely nothing on the internet. I am totally guilty of that too.

  3. Good for you! I need to start setting goals like this more often. I saw you on the Cloth Whisperer blog and thought I should check your blog out- I have one also, if you want to see it!

  4. Well done! It take great discipline to give yourself a time limit on the internet and stick to it.
    I enjoy 'meeting' people too. I've discovered so many lovely people via their blogs.

    God Bless,
    Elena :)

  5. Hi Katie! I am also guilty of your #2. I've found when I actually have the courage to turn off the computer, I do get a lot more done! Great successes!


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