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Saturday, April 18, 2009

No Binge Baseball

I filled 15 30-gallon bags of dead wet leaves today. I want a damn medal, because I'm sorry but the energy and physical ability it took to do that is heroic in my book.

OK so I'm getting better about the restaurant + food thing, but I'm still struggling with the baseball game + food thing.

What's so tough about it is that I'm not doing anything else while watching the game. And the games last for hours. I know, you're thinking what a waste of time. Hey, it is my enjoyment, I don't care if you don't like baseball. You like something I don't, I'm sure. Like...planting pansies!

So back to my problem...logically, the thing to do is to have a planned meal during the game, and then maybe multitask, which is lousy because then I feel like I'm not watching the game. And before anyone suggests that I exercise while watching the game, right now I'm limited to watching games on the non-wireless laptop (yes, that's a fan for you...no TV option here!) so that setup leaves maybe some room for stretching, but nothing cardio here at the desk (except maybe when I see Tek on the screen).

Maybe I should taking up knitting....Origami...?

Hmmm....maybe I should brush the dogs while watching the game.


(The dogs say no.)

I might win this one.


Jen said...

I was going to say knitting -then you wrote it - lol

Brushing my dog lasts all of about 10 secs before him trying to kill the brush drives me nuts and I give up.

Good luck - its a tough predicament. I am not looking forward to dealing with the same thing here when football season starts up again.

Carolina Girl said...

Arrgh, I know the predicament. I lost a fight with a half gallon of ice cream the other night. Sigh. LOL

I'm SO intrigued by this new man in your life!! Can't wait to hear more. Although I know what you mean about now wanting to talk much because u might jinx. I am the same way. He sounds very nice though :)

Graciela said...

I don't watch baseball, but I do watch a lot of golf. But for some reason, it doesn't make me want to eat. Is the baseball/food association kind of like what happens during the Superbowl?

We eat a lot of popcorn as a snack. I recently started buying the microwave snack bags which are only a 100 calories and I add a little bit of powdered cheddar cheese the minute it comes out of the microwave. It's pretty good.

Sarah said...

Keeping your hands busy is important. Knitting or crocheting are good. I tend to text a lot, so that helps.

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