In case you got the wrong idea let me set you straight right now: I am not truly adventurous.
Despite this weekend being incredibly stressful and painful (physically. probably due to the increased stress and all) this day is off to a wonderful, relaxing, healing start. I have a horrible tendency of rating my days based on the number of so-called "bad" things that happen each day. Few or no "bad" things happen during … Continue reading Unsteady Uproot – “Livin’ my best life.” (Saturday, September 28th)
"Ok, Universe. I took a leap. I left everything behind that was safe and comfortable to move somewhere I had never seen before in order to start my life and career over. Now it's your turn, Universe. WHERE IS MY EASY BUTTON???"
I get up around six and walk until my Fitbit beeps “2 miles”. I grab the paper from the holder and head inside to stretch and listen to podcasts until my lovely host family wakes up. She grabs the cereal and I warm the muffins. He pours the milk and I brew the coffee. We say our usual “good mornings and how did you sleeps”, but before long we’re deep into our breakfasts and our pick of the various puzzles in the newspaper. They are more of a “word puzzle” type of couple – I more of a "numbers puzzle" kind of person, so while they unscramble words and devise phrases to describe a featured cartoon, I solve the daily Sudoku.
"You are now authorizing this medical center to charge to your account the total of $1,297.43. Say 'yes' to complete this transaction," chirped the customer service rep oh-so politely.