yesterday's activities

Discussion in 'Dancers Anonymous' started by fascination, May 10, 2009.

  1. fascination

    fascination Site Moderator Staff Member

    while we have a "last night I..." thread...we don't really have a thread that covers the entire day's intinerary and sometimes in teresting suff happens before the evening...so here goes;


    yesterday I taught a toning class and then a zumba class
    came home and had a bite to eat while df-ing
    did some housework--mostly kitchen vacuuming and washing a sliding door
    took a 45 minute nap
    did some yard work
    df-ed bit more and channel surfed
    emptied our fridge and transferred all items to garage fridge as we are getting an new indoor fridge
    crashed
  2. chachachacat

    chachachacat Well-Known Member

    I went to a lovely party at the beach. I had a great time!
  3. Larinda McRaven

    Larinda McRaven Site Moderator Staff Member

    got up at 6
    did my hair and make-up
    danced standard pro-am
    showered it all off by 1
    went for a walk downtown Atlanta with two friends
    walked Isabelle
    hung out in the ballroom and watched latin
    took a nap
    went to the bar with a friend for a drink before the evening seesion started
    watched the pro events
    talked a lot (especially liked talking to Dancementor and HereKittyKitty)
    went to the pro party and ate mashed potatoes
    in bed by 130
  4. chachachacat

    chachachacat Well-Known Member

    constant comping, eh Larinda?
  5. Larinda McRaven

    Larinda McRaven Site Moderator Staff Member

    that is pretty much my life at a competition...
  6. j_alexandra

    j_alexandra Well-Known Member

    up at 5
    motel breakfast unsatisfactory and ignored; mcdonalds breakfast highly unsatisfactory and tossed in trash
    in parking lot of show by 7:30
    to farmers market across the street from show for 3rd unsatisfactory attempt at getting a simple, non-toxic, and non-greasy breakfast
    open up table at show at 8
    make nice to tedious "customers" until 1:30, with brief break to show dance and parachute-jump videos to one of the other dealers' wives
    load van and leave show
    drive 2 hrs home
    unload merchandise from van
    re-load van with hundreds of pounds of different merchandise
    for 10-day trip to Denver
    make dinner for Spouse
    prune wisteria and clean up cuttings
    remove cat from computer keyboard:kitty:
    and work on updating website
    go to mall to return/replace defective thermos
    return home and do 2 loads of laundry
    oh, yeah, dinner? supermarket sushi picked up on way home from mall
    pack for 10-day trip
    update website more
    df some and shop online waaaaaaaaay too much
    (see above note about cat):kitty:
    read
    pet cat :kitty:
    and so to bed (ty Sam Pepys)
  7. fascination

    fascination Site Moderator Staff Member

  8. fascination

    fascination Site Moderator Staff Member

    going to list today's today b/c tomorrow will be wildly busy

    practiced rhythm and latin
    vacuumed some more
    egg samich
    mother's day gifts
    df-ed
    glass of wine
    more practice, smooth and standard
    gardening; flowering perrenials and veggies from seed
    threw down some grass seed in the back yard
    early dinner at longhorn steakhouse, b/c it was close
    back home for nap
    more Df-ing
  9. etp777

    etp777 Active Member

    Ate breakfast
    Started lamb stock cooking
    Laundry
    Grocery store
    Put lamb stock in fridge (saved out lamb meat)
    Shower and shave
    Made lamb curry and rice in lamb stock, threw in freezer
    Dinner with parents/aunt/one sister/grandparents for mothers' day
    Cake and cookies after dinner
    home
    DF (of course that was all day)
  10. j_alexandra

    j_alexandra Well-Known Member

    [Can I come to your house for lamb curry (yum) pleeeeeze?]

    Yesterday, I:

    Finished loading the van for 10-day trip
    Realized why my elbow hurts and resolved not to haul around 30-lb+ boxes any more
    Went to bank in Hasidic Jewish neighborhood (open Sunday rather than Saturday, feels weird but makes sense) to cash $$$$ check for road trip
    Drove to central PA
    Stopped at antique mall; bought nothing
    Drove to Western PA
    Into motel, where only room available was smoker koff koff drip whine
    Got takeout
    Finished website update, posted it, and sent "website update reminder" email
    Answered inquiries from customers via email and passed phone calls to Spouse
    df-ed
    and so to bed
  11. fascination

    fascination Site Moderator Staff Member

    bump as per member's request ;)


    and though I am rapidly breaking my own rules by posting about today rather than yesterday, I have never been a stickler for rules so;


    today

    woke at 6:30, dfed and planned workouts ... taught three fitness classes from 8-11
    egg sammich and time with family before they left for Rome
    trip to lowe's to argue with the sales rep for goofing up my fridge delivery
    manicure
    tanning/nap while tanning
    snack/df
    4-7pm three more hours at the gym
    730 dinner of broiled chicken and lettuce
    now; wine and df...sleep immanent
  12. etp777

    etp777 Active Member

    hhaha j, sure. :)
  13. etp777

    etp777 Active Member

    Got up
    Went to parents house
    went with parents to sister's church (met other sister's old roommate for first time in real life, not internet)
    Took mom out to lunch at her favorite bakery for mom's day
    Took her to sister's house, gave her gift, made her cry
    Stopped by parents house to see dos again
    Went home
    Did laundry
    Canned lamb stock
    Made wine jelly
    packed lunch
    sleep
  14. j_alexandra

    j_alexandra Well-Known Member

    Manicure. Oooh. (insert jealousy here)
  15. j_alexandra

    j_alexandra Well-Known Member

    Might as well post today's activities 'cause they weren't much:

    Drove across 60 miles of western PA
    Drove across Ohio
    Drove across Indiana
    Drove across Illinois
    Drove across first 20 miles of Iowa. (Insert pee stops as needed.)

    Please note utter and complete lack of dancing or even practice. Grrr.
  16. hereKittyKitty

    hereKittyKitty Administrator Staff Member

    Woke up around 9
    Made coffee
    Fed cat and Husband
    Picked up coach at hotel
    Took other cat to the emergency room (don't ask)... coach in tow
    Left cat in emergency room for treatment
    Took coach to studio to teach other students
    Tried to practice with a good frame of mind
    Consulted with vet
    Took a few coaching lessons (as if I absorbed any of it:() Pointless really, mind on other more important things.
    Took coach to airport
    Consulted with vet about leaving cat overnight.
    Picked up cat from emergency room
    Home at last...
    Hot Shower...
    Glass of wine....
  17. etp777

    etp777 Active Member

    Breakfast
    Shower
    Drive to train station
    Train
    Office
    Studio at lunch to practice
    Office
    Train
    Drive home
    Dig through garage for audio cables
    laundry
    dinner
    glass of wine
    Sleep
  18. fascination

    fascination Site Moderator Staff Member

    pathetic really...have my fills timed out so that I will be due right before the next comp:rolleyes: which meant I had let them go as long as possible with needing a whole new set from last time
  19. fascination

    fascination Site Moderator Staff Member

    hope you have cds with sambas and cha chas on them...that's how I road trip ;)
  20. fascination

    fascination Site Moderator Staff Member

    :-:)-:)-(sorry to hear it HKK

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