Sleep has been evading me recently. Despite the fact that I wake up every morning at 5:30 and am doing either strength or cardio workouts every day I seem to be sleeping rather lightly and having countless odd dreams. Then I wake up feeling like a rock, drink a matcha latte, and promise myself I'll … Continue reading Deep sleep, where art thou?
All this coronavirus stuff is wildin', huh? It got even more wild last week because I am NOW an ESSENTIAL WORKER in the MEDICAL FIELD!!! Woot! I got a new job!!! I gave up all hope of being released from furlough from my previous job and have been job hunting and applying since middle of … Continue reading The New Normal (and a little life update)
...it's certainly not a "yes", and it's most definitely a "not right now", which means what exactly am I supposed to do with myself??
In the 5 minutes that it takes me to walk to the community mailbox tower and back I could already feel a full body sweat breaking out. It's a blood blistering 95 degrees here already and I kid you not if feels as if I have walked into an oven every time I step out … Continue reading Coronatine Adventures – “Big, fat life lemons” (Wednesday, May 20th)
It's such a nice day out today. Although to be honest... even when it rained the last few days it still seemed nice out. I wrapped up my first two prerequisite classes (Anatomy & Physiology and General Psychology) last week which has been blessings on blessings. It felt good to complete my first semester on … Continue reading Coronatine Adventures – “The sun is shining” (Monday, May 18th)
Did I tell you that I am back to working as a Physical Therapy aid/student observer during therapeutic riding sessions?
I'm laying on a table with my knees up like I'm about to get a pelvic exam as my physical therapist says (not quietly enough), "Now. Close your vagina. Contract your lower abdominals, and squeeze your butt cheeks."
One of my favorite things about lab is that being white in this class is to be in the minority. This may seem like an odd aspect to favor, but I came from a predominately white area of the US. And here there is more often than not every other color than white. It's nice.
This Spotify study playlist is bringing me life these days. It makes me feel like I'm slaving away in a coffee shop - and yet - here I am in my PJ's studying tissue samples on my comfy couch.
One day - Two points of view