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Way to Go, Mom!


Here are my small successes for the week:

1. My hubby surprised me with a gym membership two weeks ago and this was the first full week I was actually home to use it. So, every morning this week, I got up EARLY and went to workout. I was home and showered before the boys woke up. Wow, that was nice . . . I see a new pattern emerging . . .

2. It was cloudy all day yesterday and was supposed to rain, so I had planned to take the boys to the free movie in our town. Well, I guess every day care and summer school program had that idea too (and a lot of other moms), because when we got there it was FULL. So, we came home, made popcorn and watched a movie together!

3. I cleaned our infamous back room . . . please tell me that everyone has a room that is messy 90% of the time . . .

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  1. Love your list! Yes, I have a messy room too! Drives me crazy. Have a good day!

  2. One room that is messy 90% of the time?! We have at least two ;-)

    I wish I could be disciplined enough to get up at 5:30 every morning, but as you mentioned at my place, that means going to bed earlier. With two teens and two pre-teens all having evening activities we often can't pray the Rosary until 8:30 or 9:00 p.m. Thank goodness we homeschool so the kids are able to get enough sleep.

    Great successes! Keep up the great work!

  3. Great job, Katie! The gym is always something I talk about, and think about, but there is clearly no action involved :) I heard about the free movies, I know to avoid them! And yes, I have a house that is messy 90% of the time :)

  4. Well done. I love the treat of a gym membership. I always feel so energized after a workout.

  5. I'm SO late reading this...I did Mr. Linky last week, but did not have my favorite time to just sit and read these....really proud of you. Thanks for taking the time to share!


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