Fandango’s Provocative Question or FPQ#181

It’s been a long time between provocative question posts for me. This one struck a chord and yes while I am a week late to the party, I’m still here and posting. Fandango wrote: How are you doing? Seriously, are you okay? Feeling good? Just okay? Not so great? Why do you think you’re feeling … Continue reading Fandango’s Provocative Question or FPQ#181

Taking Stock – August 2022

Here’s a delayed taking stock for August. it’s only the first of September so it still counts, right? Photo by Magda Ehlers on Pexels.com Admiring: my new bosses. For their calm, considered responses and actions. Becoming: more comfortable and confident in my abilities. Slowly but surely! Curious: about whether the fatigue I have is a … Continue reading Taking Stock – August 2022

Taking Stock – May 2022

It’s been a long time between posts so I thought I’d re-enter the blogging world by participating in Deb from Deb’s World's taking stock post again. Deb alternates between alphabetical and so the post but I thought I’d stick with what I’m familiar with. Here you can read all about my thoughts and feelings right … Continue reading Taking Stock – May 2022

Taking Stock – April 2022

Yesterday I read Deb from Deb’s World's Third Taking Stock post for 2022. I thought I would take part. This is an alphabetical prompt so it’s going to be a long one. Grab a cuppa and read all about my thoughts and feelings right now.  Photo by Magda Ehlers on Pexels.com Admiring: The strength, resilience and … Continue reading Taking Stock – April 2022

Just sitting around while the world moves on

Recently, I spent a long time on the couch. I was supposedly resting and recovering from my former workplace. I also spent significant amounts of time hanging out in car parks near the place of further education my youngest started attending this year. Why? you may ask. Well, the Youngest is a complex kid. They … Continue reading Just sitting around while the world moves on

Grief and loss

There’s so, so much happening in the world right now. Momentous events (disasters is the word I prefer) both natural and human that are hurting others, leaving people homeless, injured and without essentials. People have died, lost or lost contact with family, friends and pets. It’s heartbreaking. Image from pexels.com Grief and loss can come … Continue reading Grief and loss

Decisions, decisions or how I attempt to talk myself into things

Recently, I was offered a temporary position at my old workplace. The place that I chose to take leave from as I didn't like the person I had become while I was working there. Photo by SHVETS production on Pexels.com Actually they were pretty desperate so they offered me two roles in the space of … Continue reading Decisions, decisions or how I attempt to talk myself into things