One more rabbit hole dealt with…..

On the Easter weekend I took the decision not to blog for a few weeks. My health had gone down another rabbit hole and I was finding it overwhelming to deal with. Now that I’m through the worse of the Continue reading One more rabbit hole dealt with…..

When you don’t know what to say, say that; don’t just say nothing!

One of the things that I’ve noticed over the last year is that people seem to have a real problem with not knowing what to say when somebody is in an extreme situation. Rather than say the wrong thing, they Continue reading When you don’t know what to say, say that; don’t just say nothing!

What a fantastic date to return to work: even in a very limited fashion… International Women’s Day

So today is March 8th, 2017 and the day that I officially start my transition plan to return to work. It’s very limited at this point and I’ll be working from home to accommodate my hypersensitivity and anaphylaxis. But it’s Continue reading What a fantastic date to return to work: even in a very limited fashion… International Women’s Day

“Neither a borrower nor a lender be…” William Shakespeare (Hamlet)

I was reminded today of this quote from Hamlet: “Neither a borrower nor a lender be…” Some time ago I lent my sewing machine to another person, who used it for some months before returning it, having bought themselves a Continue reading “Neither a borrower nor a lender be…” William Shakespeare (Hamlet)

Today I feel like a pincushion! Blood work….

Today I feel somewhat like this pincushion. Over the past few months I’ve had my blood taken a lot while we’ve investigated my body for various problems and along the way caused side effects to some medications that then need Continue reading Today I feel like a pincushion! Blood work….

Just give me a break….

So life is just so farcical that I couldn’t resist commenting on the adventures of the last day. Over the years I have spent many hours, over many visits to Emergency Rooms. Last night has to take the award for Continue reading Just give me a break….

Updated Bucket List – Items #1-18

Last time I reviewed my new Bucket List I had 17 items and little progress towards any of them. However, I’m now delighted to report that I can cross off one item and have made significant progress towards three others: Continue reading Updated Bucket List – Items #1-18