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One word for you:   peameal.

Level 83 ~*~ Ranger

Deviant Art Gallery   ||  YouTube Channel

Current Challenge

"It is difficult.  All things worth keeping are."  Thane Krios - Mass Effect 2

"Maybe it's not as simple as you imagined, Seeker."  Varric Tethras Dragon Age 2

"Staying within your limits is no fun, Ryder."  Vetra Nyx - ME: Andromeda

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So, it's morning.  And it's week 4.

 

Good news first.  Cause that's a thing.  While last week wasn't stellar as far as sleep goes, I got to bed before 10:30 last night, which I consider a victory.  

 

Bad news next.  I have my first psychologist appointment in rather a long while this morning.  My brain decided that last night as I was lying in bed was the perfect time to go over everything that I wanted to talk to her about over the next month.  I was awake for a LOOOOOONG time.  It was not my finest hour.

 

So my brain is super foggy.  Words are hard.  Gonna be a great session today, I'm sure.  I stared at my kitchen in a complete fog wondering how to make breakfast.  The breakfast which I make every day.  It took me 45 minutes to make coffee for my wife and I.  

 

I have set numerous alarms for myself so I don't fall asleep and miss my appointment.

 

In other news, I have what my wife assures me is tendonitis in my left achilles tendon.  It is extremely painful and is going to impact my training schedule.

 

Blarg...

 

But I'm up and I'm starting my day.  Gonna take that victory and run with it.

Half-Giant Monk

current challenge

"Promote yourself, but do not demote another." Yisroel Salanter

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Yeah, lying in bed can be the best of times or the worst of times, where the brain is concerned.  Recommend sleep headphones (they are a thing) and some podcasts on a sleep timer, on the lowest volume you can hear them.  You have to lie very, very still to hear, so the body relaxes, the brain gets too occupied with words to make its own, the volume isn't enough to interfere with the initial falling asleep, and then it shuts itself off before it does get the chance to wake you.

 

Good win on the sleep

 

Also, it is officially iced coffee season, so I've got the decaf cold brewing in the press.  Alas, my french press only makes about three cups of cold brew, which is about three 16-oz glasses a day.  In other words, the amount I can go through easily in a day.

I felt like I could run forever, like I could smell the wind and feel the grass under my feet, and just run forever.

Current Challenge: #24 - Mrs. Cosmopolite Challenge

Past: #1, #2, #3, #4, #5, #6,  #7#8, #9#10, #11a & #11b, #12, #13, #14, #15, #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #21, #22, #23

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*hug*

 

I hate the brain-marathons at night when sleep should be happening.    Hang in there my tall friend.   Your little person is ready to act as a cane if you need it.   Well, except that I'm not actually there, so it's really just ya know, the thought that counts?  Right?

Level 83 ~*~ Ranger

Deviant Art Gallery   ||  YouTube Channel

Current Challenge

"It is difficult.  All things worth keeping are."  Thane Krios - Mass Effect 2

"Maybe it's not as simple as you imagined, Seeker."  Varric Tethras Dragon Age 2

"Staying within your limits is no fun, Ryder."  Vetra Nyx - ME: Andromeda

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Hush.  You only know that because you have me on Facebook.

 

There's not much to report.  My tendonitis is keeping me off my feet a lot.  Even basic errands leave me in a lot of pain.  It's putting a damper on basically every one of my goals.  Also, for those paying attention to timestamps, my insomnia has kicked in something fierce today.  I am not a happy giant.

 

I'm enjoying my cooking more.  With the warmer weather, I can barbecue and I've done that rather a lot.  Lots of broccolis and other green things going on the grill.  Oh, and meat.  Lots of meat.

Half-Giant Monk

current challenge

"Promote yourself, but do not demote another." Yisroel Salanter

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Yeah, but FB's not the same, though...

 

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Stupid freaking tendinitis, though. Doesn't it understand that you don't have time for that?

 

This is why I harass him through Text messages.

 

 

Also you're a Jerk, Giant, for sending me such tasty looking food when I can't eat.

RisenPhoenix, the Entish Aikidoka

Challenge: RisenPhoenix Turns to Ash

 

"The essence of koryu [...is] you offer your loyalty to something that you choose to regard as greater than yourself so that you will, someday, be able to offer service to something that truly is transcendent." ~ Ellis Amdur, Old School

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This is how I feel when I don't get enough 7FG here at NF.

 

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Hugs.   Just letting you know you're thought of and missed.

Level 83 ~*~ Ranger

Deviant Art Gallery   ||  YouTube Channel

Current Challenge

"It is difficult.  All things worth keeping are."  Thane Krios - Mass Effect 2

"Maybe it's not as simple as you imagined, Seeker."  Varric Tethras Dragon Age 2

"Staying within your limits is no fun, Ryder."  Vetra Nyx - ME: Andromeda

Spoiler

 

::PAST CHALLENGES::

1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 20 | 21 | 22

23 | 24 | 25 | 26 | 27 | 28 | 29 | 30 | 31 | 32 | 33 | 34 | 35 | 36 | 37 | 38 | 39 | 40 | 41 | 42

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So hi. Haven't been here in a while.

I have a special request from 7fg for some good mojo cause his mom's pretty sick.

SEND HIM (AND HIS MOTHER) ALL YOUR GOOD VIBES

Pardon typos; sheep have hooves, not hands.

Level ? Half-Dwarf/Half-Amazon Warrior

STR:21.25 STA:15 DEX: 10.95 CON: 14 WIS:15.5 CHA:17

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Thanks for the heads up Latniss.     Sending T&P's their way.

Level 83 ~*~ Ranger

Deviant Art Gallery   ||  YouTube Channel

Current Challenge

"It is difficult.  All things worth keeping are."  Thane Krios - Mass Effect 2

"Maybe it's not as simple as you imagined, Seeker."  Varric Tethras Dragon Age 2

"Staying within your limits is no fun, Ryder."  Vetra Nyx - ME: Andromeda

Spoiler

 

::PAST CHALLENGES::

1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 20 | 21 | 22

23 | 24 | 25 | 26 | 27 | 28 | 29 | 30 | 31 | 32 | 33 | 34 | 35 | 36 | 37 | 38 | 39 | 40 | 41 | 42

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