Growth

Reading old entries today. WOW. I have come a long ways. I can honestly say that being a step-parent was one of the hardest things I have ever done in my life. I was far from perfect at it, in fact, I was a complete failure on many levels. Yet somehow I persevered despite the …

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History

I am having a ‘Stay in Place’ vacay now – hurrah. Using my use-or-lose PTO and I have been off work x 6 days now. This time has completely validated that I am much happier when I do not work! One would think I have something to show for the time off – tasks accomplished …

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Comparisons

I was talking to a friend today about a party (virtual of course!) that we will be attending. Of the person that is putting it on she says ‘You know, you need to watch out for her. My husband told me it is well known that she is off and may not be trusted. You …

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Dog Boobs

My dog has surgery day after tomorrow for multiple mastectomies. Apparently I have to wait until tomorrow to get a better explanation as to why they do not just remove all her nipples. She doesn’t need them, and it seems like the logical thing to do to help reduce recurrence. I do not understand why …

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2020

I am fine. Doing great! How are you? Are you OK? Great job! I am so proud of you – Do you need anything? This is what I say to my kids, the Man, friends co-workers etc. Truth is I am not fine, not well at all. Apparently I had a mental breakdown last weekend, …

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13

Yesterday was our 13 year wedding anniversary – 13 YEARS! oh wow has time flown by. So here we are in the middle of a pandemic, no anniversary trip to go on, stay at home orders. What to do. Seriously I had to weigh if going to get him a card was worth the risk. …

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2 Squares

It’s a glorious day in paradise. Firstly, look at me with time to write in my diary again! Secondly, I have advanced in comfort level to now use 2 squares of toilet paper at a time! 😀 what is luxurious giddy feeling to feel free to use more than one square. Yep, I scored toilet …

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