This job....
Sunday, December 06, 2015      3 comments

My new job is awful but I am grateful to have a job right now. The job itself is not hard. What is difficult is the time limits that are imposed, our breaks are hardly breaks and the rapidly changing weather within the warehouse. Note: I am goin... Read more
Physically demanding jobs....
Wednesday, December 02, 2015      11 comments

Hey everyone! Hope you are all doing well! Today was my orientation for work. Overnight shift. We went through some standard stuff, received some work materials and had some safety training. It sounds like it would only take a little... Read more
A way better day! :)
Saturday, November 28, 2015      3 comments

I woke up so early this morning. Around 2:30 Am and ID TV was on. One of my family members can't get enough of those shows. I will watch maybe an episode or two then I am out of there! My sister hates those shows so much and who can blame her? I... Read more
Job interviews, Thanksgiving mishaps and gratefulness
Saturday, November 28, 2015      4 comments

Note: Sorry about the errors. Typing on a mobile device is not always simple! Hi everyone. I hope you are not in too much of a food coma from Thanksgiving. Wednesday was a little crazy. I woke up late but made it to my second class 2... Read more
So tiiiired!
Tuesday, November 24, 2015      1 comments

I worked so hard on a presentation that I gave about a week ago with 4 other group members. I just wish we would have had food for the class or more interactive activities. We presented on Irish culture. The grou today presented on Native Americ... Read more
Sometimes the words of others just click
Tuesday, November 10, 2015      4 comments

Sometimes, when I am stressed out, I like to watch YouTube videos. It is fun and relaxing but at times, the there are serious and important messages in the videos. Today, I was watching a video from Kendall Rae. The video discusses being b... Read more
Dear Body Shamers
Saturday, November 07, 2015      4 comments

Dear body shamers, Your attitudes and actions toward the people who you think need to change is not helpful, encouraging or productive in any form so stop it. Genuine concern for someone's health is fine but there are professionals a... Read more
Hello November!
Sunday, November 01, 2015      3 comments

Time just passes so quickly. Can't believe it's November. Halloween was alright -no lies, I still have some breaking up to do. Breaking up with chocolate. There are times I can go months without it but then those times you crave some. We h... Read more
Star Wars and life
Sunday, October 25, 2015      4 comments

I have never been a fan of shows like Star Trek and Star Wars. Of course, I knew a lot of people were but I had no idea how much of a phenomenon it is! For a class, we are assigned groups. We talked a little about the presentation and then... Read more
Optimistic October
Wednesday, October 21, 2015      4 comments

How many of us are not where we want to be? Not even close. That can be discouraging but each of us fights a unique battle every day. Maybe more than one battle and no matter what those struggles are about, the victories are important because by... Read more
How the doctor appointment went....
Monday, October 19, 2015      9 comments

Well, I did not see the actual Doctor (RE) but I saw the student doctor and the resident. The student doctor asked a bunch of questions. Fine, they have to learn somehow. Then the resident came in. He started out being sort of friendly but then ... Read more
Fun Saturday/Great cause
Sunday, October 18, 2015      3 comments

Friday was stressful. I tried to stay optimistic about the doctor's appointment but it didn't exactly go well. (I'll write an update about it later). Good thing Saturday was fun. There was an air show/benefit concert. The air show was amazing. T... Read more
Nervous for tomorrow
Thursday, October 15, 2015      3 comments

So nervous for tomorrow! It is the day that I see the Endocrinologist. He is a RE (Reproductive endocrinologist) so hopefully, all will go well. The fears are that he will just be used to working with women who have fertility problems or who wan... Read more
Tried and failed....
Tuesday, October 06, 2015      5 comments

I tried going for a walk this morning but lately, I have been getting cramping in my legs. Not like a pulled muscle or a Charlie horse. It feels like menstrual cramps (even when It isn't that time of the month. A PA said it could be Arthritis. ... Read more
Mental health/illness & stigma
Saturday, October 03, 2015      3 comments

What happened in Oregon was a horrible tragedy and terribly sad. Stuff like this gets people talking and they always target mental illness. I'm not saying that people who take the lives of others do not suffer from something profoundly wrong. Th... Read more

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