No really. Don't let anyone tell you differently.
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)
Anyone else feel like the Coronavirus "thing" is over? I mean, I know it's not over, but eventually we have to move on with our lives and do whatever it is that we need to get back out there. I realize that's not exactly the case for every state and every country, but Texas has … Continue reading Baby Steps
I swear I think the rain storms here in Texas are more fearsome than any I have ever experienced. It's been storming for hours now and the thunder crashes are so intense I find myself moving to cover my ears. Not to mention that the hail sounds like a gang has teamed up to throw rocks at my house. It's like a war outside. All the while I had to leave my baby squash plants out there in the yard to fend for themselves...
I made my first public appearance today since my city enacted its shelter in place order. You heard right. Other than two socially distanced church services, I have not gotten out of my car and entered a public building in 2.5 months. I haven't even entered a grocery store.
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 called "Name that disgusting pastry filling"
If you, like me, suffer from the throes of anxiety or find yourself catastrophizing in even the smallest of issues (me every time I am faced with a difficult parking situation...) then I implore you give yourself a little media checkup.
When I first started following the guidance of Dave Ramsey and began to stockpile cash for an emergency fund, I never imagined that the reason for dipping into said fund would be a killer pandemic sweeping through like a whirling dervish wreaking havoc on the lives of everyone.
That'll be a nope....