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Life's exciting at the moment, but boy am I exhausted Blog Discussion

This is a Chat Forum discussion on Martin's 'Life's exciting at the moment, but boy am I exhausted' blog that you can read here.
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  • SystemSystem Community Admin
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    I hope your eating well Martin. MrJudi went through periods of tiredness when he first started working away but he didnt eat particularly well which i dont think helped..... but being successful at it, and being rewarded for it, did loads for his self worth and confidence.

    Well done for being so successful, youve earned it!
  • Firstly, congrats on all the hard work you do, in all spheres.

    Secondly, go and enjoy your holiday. You really deserve it. However, I hope you won't be taking your laptop with you and preferably not your mobile either (or at least don't keep it switched on) On a serious note, if you do 'keep in touch' with the office etc, then you never get a break and you really do need to unwind and recharge your batteries. We'll all be here when you get back and I'm sure the people at MoneySaving Towers will keep everything ticking over for you.

    Just remember the sun block, if you're going to be sunning yourself in the Caribbean or wherever :D Have a great Xmas, where-ever you are. :wave:

  • Hope you have a lovely holiday Martin - you really deserve it after such a hectic year :)

    Have a very happy sunny Christmas wherever you are going :xmassmile
    'Butterflies and zebras and moonbeams and fairy tales, thats's all she ever thinks about riding with the wind' - Little wing, Jimi Hendrix
  • :xmassign: have a good one martin - no phone, no laptop, lots of sun. thanks for all the brilliant advice and help throughout this year. :santa2:
    heading4pension :eek:
    a grandparent at last :j
    and now a 2 pound saver as well!! :o
  • kiwichickkiwichick Forumite
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    Try not to take your mobile phone Martin, RELAX RELAX RELAX.

    PS-You've changed my life, you really have. :A THANKYOU!
    WW Start Weight 18/04/12 = 19st 11lbs
    Weight today = 17st 6.5lbs
    Loss to date 32.5lbs!!!
  • Smiley_MumSmiley_Mum Forumite
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    Enjoy your holiday, I'm sure you got yourself a tremendous deal. Certainly sounds like it's well deserved. There will always be stuff in the intray, best to take care of yourself and switch off for a bit otherwise you'll burn yourself out. As my dad always says, your health is your wealth. Have fun and chill out, laptops and mobiles aren't suited for use on the beach...



    “Ordinary riches can be stolen, real riches cannot. In your soul are infinitely precious things that cannot be taken from you.” - Oscar Wilde
  • ehs34ehs34 Forumite
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    I don't log on very often but when I do I am impressed with what I read and it all comes back to you. I hope you enjoy your holiday - you deserve it - and if you don't you only have yourself to blame for thinking too much about the job.
  • MSE_MartinMSE_Martin MoneySaving Expert
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    Thanks folks, Im knackered at the moment. So Im really looking forward to a bit of sun and sport (and sand though i get a bit bored on the beach). Only a few days to go now

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  • I can recommend a good book to stop you getting bored on the beach ;-)
  • Have a good one, Martin. Really enjoying your TV series - superb stuff!!
    "He that goes a borrowing goes a sorrowing" Benjamin Franklin 1706-1790
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