Tag Archives: stress

Now you’ve gone too far

So the latest in the ongoing saga of a virus and losing rights all over the place, my grocery store has started limiting the number of people allowed in at one time, and placing lines with arrows on the floor … Continue reading

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pondering pet rocks

As y’all know if you’ve read anything I write, I have this wonderful, crazy, active, and very smart Golden Retriever puppy. I adore the little shit, but there are times when he stretches my nerves to the snapping point, and … Continue reading

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Drinking water

So I bought this Drinkwell fountain, for $50, and I change the filters and clean it and fill it up and put ice cubes in it and he STILL won’t drink out of the flippin thing.    Nope.  He will … Continue reading

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Being a student, once again

It’s been a few years since grad school.   I had forgotten how stressful it is to be a student.   Holy cow! I’m taking a class online to learn to teach online.   It’s interesting, and I’m learning a … Continue reading

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It’s one of those days

Ever have a day when you just feel like you’re not even breathing right?   It started when I got up and tried to have a conversation with a tired man who had worked all night and wasn’t hearing only … Continue reading

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Anger and pain

Lately it seems that my body lives in this place called Pain.   Sometimes I get to take a walk away from it, and revisit the place I used to live, the Random Aches and Ouchies place, where once in … Continue reading

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So much for that

Well, I thought I had the anxiety under control, the few times it’s snowed I’ve been fine.  I went out in it – went to the store – no problems.  I was a little shaky when I slid on the … Continue reading

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I can’t control the weather, but I can control how I react to it. I can’t control Max taking off into the field, but I can control my reaction to it. I can remain calm I can try to remain … Continue reading

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