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Hey everyone

You are probably wondering why I am posting so early! Well, it’s because I have had a killer migraine since I woke up this morning and, as a result, had to leave work incredibly early today. 🙁 No fun at all. I’ve done every one of my usual migraine fixes but nothing is working today and I still have that screaming in my head. Bah!

This morning I had a bowl of oatmeal to get my day started. I used 1/2 cup oats, 1 cup silk, 1 banana, 1 spoonful peanut butter, some dried cherries and a sprinkle of gingerbread sugar 😉


And for a mid-morning snack, a z-bar with pineapple!


I had a delicious lunch today, thinking it would help me feel better….but nope 🙁 I grilled my turkey/provolone sandwich (on protein bread) at work and it got all melty and delicious. I also had another cup of the fabulous tomato basil soup from work. Sometimes I think it helps being the only girl there! I can talk my way into soup!


Unfortunately, I started to feel reaaaally sick after I ate and went home shortly. No fun. No fun at all.

My tummy is kind of upset because of my head but I was hungry anyways so I made a soothing snack: a half cup of oikos and a pear:


Really, nothing major went on a work today….I felt so awful yet tried to suck it up and in the end, I just couldn’t swing it. I did bake some mini whoopie pies though. They are about the size of a quarter!


No workout today. I debated going for a beach walk, got dressed for it and then both my head and my tummy said no way. So…I think I might go lay down again. Thanks for sticking with me! Its just been a rough day, physically as well as emotionally. I know everyone has ’em though so its alright!

Be back after dinner!

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    October 30, 2008 at 7:46 pm

    I hope you feel better, Jenna. I am doing the same independent Bible study that you are. I am enjoying it so far. I really hope you feel better!!

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    October 30, 2008 at 7:58 pm

    Aww, I’m sorry you’re not feeling well Jenna. My mom gets migraines really bad, so while I can’t feel your pain, I know what you’re going through is very not fun!

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    October 30, 2008 at 8:23 pm

    hope you feel better!

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    Foodie (Fab and Delicious Food)
    October 30, 2008 at 8:23 pm

    Hope you feel better soon!

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    October 30, 2008 at 8:27 pm

    I hope you get better, I’m sure you need some good rest! I’m glad you’re camera is working again!!!

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    October 30, 2008 at 8:28 pm

    I hope you feel better soon, days like that are not fun!

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    October 30, 2008 at 8:28 pm

    Oh shit. The effing WORST ever! I wish I could take it all awayyyy 🙁

    FEEL BETTER! Turn your lights out, close the blinds and go to bed! And HYDRATE like WHOA! 🙁

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    October 30, 2008 at 8:31 pm

    Get better Jenna!

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    October 30, 2008 at 8:38 pm

    Yuck. Migraines are the WORST! Hope you feel better soon!

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    October 30, 2008 at 8:44 pm

    damn, i hate those! sorry- feel better soon 🙂

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    October 30, 2008 at 9:00 pm

    Of course we’re sticking with you! I love this blog and look forward to reading it everyday! feel better soon!

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    October 30, 2008 at 9:03 pm

    Ugh I’m sorry about your headaches. Have you tried Imitrex? My mom takes it for her migraines and I think it helps.

    What cute little whoopies!

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    Grounded Fitness
    October 30, 2008 at 9:10 pm

    aw i went home sick today, too. Im actually off to take a nap right now. feel better!

    Kelly Turner

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    October 30, 2008 at 9:15 pm

    Hope you feel better 🙂

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    October 30, 2008 at 9:35 pm

    Feel 100% better soon, girl!!

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    October 30, 2008 at 9:39 pm

    I recently tried that blueberry Z bar, and yum! Now I am addicted, haha.. good thing I can only buy them when I go into the city.

    Oh, man, that really sucks about your migraine.. I hope you feel better though. I’m praying for you over here!

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    October 30, 2008 at 10:16 pm


    Yes! I’ve taken Imitrex for years. While it works, it makes me feel 100% YUCKY all over and I prefer not to take when I can. It’s also reallyyyy expensive and I’m currently out 🙁

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    October 30, 2008 at 10:24 pm

    aw feel better Jenna!! The blueberry z bar is the best!! Yumm but I can only find them at TJs!

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    October 30, 2008 at 10:30 pm

    feel better soon!! Working with a migraine is one of the worst things ever…

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    October 30, 2008 at 10:51 pm

    Take care of yourself and I hope you feel like yourself again soon. It’s no fun being sick 🙁 We’re all here for you! 🙂

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    October 30, 2008 at 10:54 pm

    Feel better! Rest up and take it easy 😛

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    October 30, 2008 at 11:01 pm

    Jenna, feel better soon. Take care, and snuggle down for a long winters nap.

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    October 30, 2008 at 11:43 pm

    Poor Jenna…. I really hope you feel better soon. Get some rest, and with your positive attitude, you’ll be feeling bright and cheerful in no time!

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    October 31, 2008 at 12:01 pm

    I get migraines every once in awhile and Boy- do they take every ounce out of me! I hate that someone who hasn’t had one can’t really understand exactly HOW BAD they can be… like seriously debilitating, my last one was horrible.

    I am SO sorry to hear you suffered from one too and that NONE of your tricks worked! Mind sharing those tricks? I have taking excedrin migraine and tried to drink water and lay in the dark but those are all I know…


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