(Taken from the introduction to my former BDN blog, I May Regret This. My name is Laurie and I’m excited about this opportunity to share my thoughts, ideas and opinions with you on Life, Upside-Down & Sideways. A few things about me: I’m a middle-aged married mom of three and a recent college graduate. I … Continue reading Introducing Life, Upside-Down & Sideways
Holy wow, how the weeks and months pass. Since my last post school got out, we gained a new BHP (or really CSWs are what this company hires) after having lost our last one. This will be our fourth since I think March. We also lost nursing services partially because of I believe faulty paperwork … Continue reading Sarah and Job Update
Literacy tutoring class last night, Ronald McDonald House training and Aqua Circuit at the Y today. Ron gets out of work in the afternoon all week and has the weekend off again. New job starting for me soon. I'm savoring this. Spent way too much time moping, being depressed, hating his schedule, being disappointed with … Continue reading Yay! Ughhh.
The second half of Cryday, the sun came out. The Literacy Volunteers session was really informative. I'm definitely going to do the 5 or 6 week –can't remember– training to become a certified literacy tutor. In addition to that and volunteering at the Ronald McDonald House, I was also finally offered the job I've been … Continue reading Okay, It’s Been a Rollercoaster Day
I'm just having a cry day. That's what I'll call it. Cryday. I cried all night. I got up, took a shower, cried some more, got dressed, cried some more. Ate, had some coffee, cried some more. Iced my eyes. Took some ibuprofen. Iced my eyes some more. Rehearsed over and over in my mind … Continue reading It’s Cryday, Cryday… Gonna Get Down on Cryday