The Hills Are Alive…

Hello!  I cannot tell you how happy I am that this weekends weather forecast is what it is.  (If you are on the East Coast, look away!)

 

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Saturday and Sunday both look great for the kids golf tourney and she should do great!!  I am looking forward to a personal best for her, if she plays the way she practiced last Saturday!  She is practicing 9 holes today and then on Thursday she has a lesson with her pro.  Yep, that is where all my LOADS OF MONEY goes!  I do not know  how I am doing it, honestly, but I am! 

In other news.  I didn’t take a walk yesterday because I was swamped, today I am swamped but I made myself go.  It really helps to ground me and gets me away from it all. 

We are still in the middle of a IT Master Plan and my workload is really heavy.  I just have to start letting things go and let people complain.  I mean, if they are down, I help, if they are not, they are gonna have to wait.  If backups are not 100% and we lose data, we die!  I have got to get the Virtual Servers to play nice.  Maybe its time to find a different backup solution.  More drama!

Forget about that… here are some pics of my break walk today.  Nice and easy.  The mountains are greener than ever!

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Pretty lucky to have this space. 

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I sure appreciate it!

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I wish my pictures weren’t so blurry, its an iPhone, what am I doing wrong?

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I took this by accident!  I like it.

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This too!

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Sure is green.  Ok, its not Austria, not by a long shot, but they are pretty!

Feeling pretty good today.  Back to watching what I eat, I swear, I need to keep at that.  I also found out that Wine is pretty much out.  But it is what it is.  Last time I followed the FODMAP eating plan and it really helps to get all the crap out of your diet.  So back to that.  Ok, maybe a few things that are crappy are allowed occasionally.

It’s been a whole week today on the new med with no bad effects.  Next Tuesday I will get some blood drawn to see if all is well and if I can continue.  Crossed fingers.  Then more blood in 4 weeks. 

Mom is staying in hospital until Thursday or so, looks like she is having some kind of procedure to help her heart out.  Its not a pacemaker, but info is not clear from brothers and sisters yet. 

Tomorrow I will be posting 29 of 60 payments.  Almost half way!  Then maybe it will feel like I am on the downhill slide! 

I was thinking the other day that there is nothing in my life that is not stressful.  I mean, no aspect!  Physical, financial, mental, I have a teen, my mom is getting much older now, I have an old condo, I have an old car… my job, no significant other…

I mean, what aspect of any of that is not stressful.  Is this normal?

Is it any wonder?  Winking smile 

I got this!

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6 thoughts on “The Hills Are Alive…

  1. Did you go see the therapist?

    The fact you still have humor is a good sign you haven’t completely gone off the deep end.

    Good luck to the daughter!

    • Thank you I sure hope she does well! Yes I seeing him once a week until I can really feel like I have learned how to not internize all the stress. Its hard to do when you are independent!

  2. YOUR WEATHER! Your weather is not stressful. I have a friend (from Huntington Beach) who wanted to go to a movie one time, and I just looked at him like he was insane. He said, “What, what?” I told him you don’t watch movies in Missouri when it is 75 degrees and sunny. We have few of those days and spend them outside, ha.

    Debt Girl, I think you have an unusual number of stressors. You seem to be dealing with them all. Congrats on getting so close to the 2nd half of this BK.

    • Kimin, you are so right the weather is so not stressful! Thank you!!!

      That is funny about the movies, i guess we just take it for granted here.

      I really wondered if it was normal to have so much drama ;-)! Its beginning to feel normal. Thats not good!

      But hopefully it will iron out and time will fly! :/)

  3. Life is definitely stressful, it’s all in the way you handle it I suppose. I think you’re doing great, and 29 payments, so close to halfway! Beautiful scenery and weather, although I was rooting pretty hard for snow here in the Atlanta area last week. Not even a single flake. Bummer!

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