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A DISmeet here..a DISmeet there..Our August Southern Tour- Final Posts - #544!

Discussion in 'Completed Trip Reports' started by mommy2mrb, May 22, 2012.

  1. 4monkeys

    4monkeys Member

    How are you doing it?? Want to do a C25K so bad, but not sure of a good one to start....
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  3. cogero

    cogero Mouseketeer

    Good for you Marianne. I did some crunches and weights this morning and am going to walk this afternoon.

    I have a new outlook today and seem to be feeling more positive so lets hope I get back into the swing of things.
  4. Darragh

    Darragh Member

    Hey Ladies, I don't talk much on the Disboards these days. I actually do more talking on FB. Your disboutiquer meet sounds like a lot of fun. I'll be following along in spirit and I expect to see some customs for the trip! ;)LOL
  5. marvali

    marvali DIS Veteran

    Lisa, sorry it took so long to find this! Need to keep up with your trip and hope to make it up to Charlotte while you are there and say hello again!

    But then, since I didn't get an invite over here, maybe you were trying to tell me something...............:rolleyes1
  6. mphalens

    mphalens Those hand sewn buttons, I tell ya!

    I'm using Robert Ullrey's podcast for running. I can't seem to find it on iTunes (which is where I got it) but there is the exact same one that someone has put on there (same guy, so maybe he took his down? I don't know :confused3 ). . . it's "Ullrey's C25K Podcasts"
    Ah! Now that i went in and read the description I guess Ullrey's site is down, so this guy put them up on iTunes so others could still use them.
    Anyway, it's 9 weeks (he says to do it every other day and you use the same one 3 times before moving on to the next week) so there are 9 different podcasts . . . I put my armband on and turn the volume all the way up so that Phalen & I can both hear the podcast. It comes with music -I guess it'd be called "club music" ??? but anyway, it's pretty good to run/walk to. The boys call it "Walk now, Run now" instead of C25K, but they're right, it does tell you to "walk now, run now" :rotfl2:

    I pinned something on Pinterest last night that i want to take a better look at today . . . it looked like a leg workout I could totally handle :)

    We haven't done C25K yet today - My mom went into work early this morning so she could be done early this afternoon - which means there was no one to leave Finn home with while Phalen & I ran - and I'm NOT carrying Finn while running :sad2: so we'll have to go later. I'm thinking I might do a longer walk on the days we don't run . . . because every other day is almost harder for me, because I need to make working out a HABIT . . .
  7. mommy2mrb

    mommy2mrb <font color=deeppink>Mama to a Princess - But I'm

    Judy, happy we got to talk too....hope the issue got worked out with no problems :thumbsup2

    welcome to the group! the meet is going to be fun and crazy!

    I'm sorry Marv, though I sent a PM to you about it...of course you are welcome and we hope it will work out for you and the family to come up to see us and Judy!

    I got all the suspenders done over the weekend :cool1: happy that's over! bringing all my extra props to school today so hope I'm done until the day of!

    here are some photos of us from the early years of GA, SC and NC and one from a course Jim did in PA

    sorry they won't rotate for me for some reason

    megan and I in front of Stone Mtn GA


    Jim and Megan at the Charleston aquarium


    and at course in Charleston, can't remember the name right now....her first dozer ride


    Shawnee on the Delaware PA....Great Bear CC


    The paddle wheel on Lake Norman NC....do you think Megan "likes" herself :rotfl:


    In Ashville NC


    A visit from Jack Nicklaus who designed Longview CC --- that's my DB and his family with us


    at Carowinds - Charlotte NC


    at Charlotte Knights game - we loved going to them, Megan LOVED Homer


    at the Renaissane Festival in Charlotte area..we rented the little costume for Megan, had so much fun being a "Pincess"


    Megan helping daddy at work....



    and Jim being a happy boy....his ride along I got him for his bday!

  8. lovethattink

    lovethattink DIS Veteran

    Such a sweet trip down memory lane!
  9. jacksmomma

    jacksmomma WWMD?~ What Would Mickey Do?

    Love all these old pictures Lisa. Megan was (and still is) a cutie!
  10. JohnsonsLoveDisney

    JohnsonsLoveDisney Mouseketeer

    Super cute!! Megan looks the same!!

    I didnt have much time to catch up but I think someone asked for our pics, I will have to look and see what I have :)
  11. mommy2mrb

    mommy2mrb <font color=deeppink>Mama to a Princess - But I'm

    thanks, I love looking back at them :goodvibes

    thanks Brandi :goodvibes are you still planning on a trip up north in November?

    Hi Rachal, thanks! that was Judy asking for photos, post away if you'd like!
  12. VBAndrea

    VBAndrea Mouseketeer

    I love all the photos! I've seen pics of Jim before, but it just hit me now how Megan's smile is a replica of his! Megan was such a little cutie (now she's a grown up cutie -- even though she's not technically old enough to be grown up I think she looks much older than she is).
  13. mommy2mrb

    mommy2mrb <font color=deeppink>Mama to a Princess - But I'm

    thanks Andrea, she is looking more and more like Jim as she gets older :goodvibes I miss her little curls

    I will bring the DVD we put together of Jim's life when we come down south so you all can see it..
  14. blessedmom4

    blessedmom4 WE BELIEVE IN MIRACLES! ~~Nearly twice as many chi

    Brevity is key (I know, not my strong suit), but we have an 8 AM doctors appt and I have to get a little sleep. Those pics of Jim and all of you HAVE to be commented on before I can rest though. I LOVE them ALL LIsa and can't wait to see the DVD of Jim and family so we can all know him a little better! :grouphug:

    YEA CHIARA!!! Hope that helped! :goodvibes
    OKay Marv, I DID tell you for all to see on your TR!!! Maybe YOUR trying to tell ME something, since I live here ALL the time and you haven't been up...just saying....:rolleyes1
    Yes, That was me, the picture lover...the MAIN reason for the trip :lmao::lmao:!!
    Look forward to it! :grouphug:
  15. marvali

    marvali DIS Veteran

    Lisa, love the trip down memory lane! :banana: What great pictures and memories! :goodvibes

    Yes you did Judy! And thanks for the heads up! Been really busy with work and life, and I know from your TR that you have been too! Things are starting to slow down some, so maybe I will be able to make it that way soon and say hello! You know I love you guys!!! :hug:
  16. babynala

    babynala Mouseketeer

    Ok, I finally made it over to your PTR. I am happy you added us to your itinerary for when you are in GA. I am hopelessly behind on the DIS and your PTR is a nice way to catch up with everyone and remind me I have alot of reading to do. :scared1:

    The pictures from your scrapbook are so sweet. I love Megan on her dad's lap in the bull dozer. I think it is so wonderful that you and Megan are going to be spending some time in the places where you lived.

    I am wondering if I can figure out a way to get to Charlotte for the meet. In my mind it is far away but after looking at your ticker I know it will be here soon.
  17. mommy2mrb

    mommy2mrb <font color=deeppink>Mama to a Princess - But I'm

    Thanks Judy, Marv and Liz for you sweet comments about the photos....I am so happy I have scrapped so much of our lives to so we can go back and look at everything :goodvibes

    the trip IS coming quickly :dance3: and we can't wait to see everyone! Liz will be great if you can come up to Charlotte too!

    have a hair appt today...getting my hair shorter for summer! megan has early dismissal at 1115, so going out to lunch, run to Joanns for a couple things she needs for a science project and then back to school for conferences....Megan will be showing me everything she's worked on for the year :goodvibes we meet for a quick meeting with teacher and then the kids take over!
    then need to finish up a couple swaps and finish watching Hatfields & Mccoys tonight.
  18. lovethattink

    lovethattink DIS Veteran

    August will be here before you know it!

    Enjoy your lunch out! I did opposite of you. I went shorter when it got cold. I usually let it grow in the summer so I can put it up, but this summer I'm keeping it short. I bet Megan is excited to show you all she's worked on this year!
  19. mommy2mrb

    mommy2mrb <font color=deeppink>Mama to a Princess - But I'm

    I sure hope so, four more weeks of school, once that's over summer can offically start :banana:
    just needed a big change, was getting to long and scraggley.
    she is very excited to show me her stuff!
  20. blessedmom4

    blessedmom4 WE BELIEVE IN MIRACLES! ~~Nearly twice as many chi

    Such a FUN day!!! Have a great time with your little Beauty proud Mama!!
  21. VBAndrea

    VBAndrea Mouseketeer

    Let me guess -- Megan has to dress up as a Scientist and you are buying some fusible hem tape to make the outfit :lmao::rotfl2::rotfl:

    J/K -- you know I :love: you, Isa!

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