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A Wednesday Update

Matt wrote a great post that is a good other-person's-point-of-view of my life for the past two months.

I survived weekend #1 of Peter Pan quite well. The Jamestown Community Orchestra concert went very well too. I start the whole process again tomorrow night when we have a "brush up" rehearsal for the musical leading into weekend #2 of performances. While I only have one performance on Sunday, I will have a "Living Christmas Tree" rehearsal in the evening. I'm confident at this point that I will make it there.

From the non-music side of my life, there isn't too much to report. We used the Veteran's Day holiday to take care of some house clean-up.

I went to a Zumba class at the Ice Arena last night that has left me a teensy bit sore. It was great fun though, and I'd be willing to try it again. Between the exercise class I took in September and October at the Arena, a weird ailment that left me with no appetite for a couple weeks, and the constant activity where violin playing is concerned, I've dropped about 8 pounds. This is great news aside from the fact that my budget doesn't include funds to buy pants in a size smaller than what I have on right now. Still though, hooray for weighing in at a number I haven't seen appear on my scale since 2001! Let's hope the holidays don't kill it.


Galoot said…
Use extra padding until you get the new clothes, then amaze everyone with an overnight transformation. My two cents.
battlemaiden said…
Congratulations! If you want to keep those pounds off, don't come to our house during the holidays. I spend the rest of the year trying to lose those holiday fat rolls. Ugh.

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