June 14, 2008

Stressed out

Have you ever had one of those days when everything seems out of control? That appears to be my life lately. I want to blame Mercury in retrograde for it all. Which means, for 3 weeks, nothing is going to go as planned. My job has really been stressing me out lately. I started 4 months ago but I still feel like the newby. They are doing all kinds of audits and Ive been assigned a new job duty that I really don't like. As a single mother Ive learned to eat alot of crow. Sometimes the crow turns into crap sandwiches and those are a little harder to digest. The days go by very quickly but I'm so exhausted by the end of the day, its hard to get my household things done. I know this too shall pass because it always does, I just hope I survive. Am I being melodramatic? Why cant I just win the lotto and kiss my working ass goodbye? I guess I should probably buy a ticket first, that might help. However, the odds are so high, the chances of winning are comical. I wish I could work 2 days a week and be off for 5. With the new renovations to my house growing closer, I wonder how I'm going to get everything done. I guess time will tell. I'm sure the stress level will continue to rise and fall (depending on the day) as I get up to do my motherly duties. My son's senior year is coming up. I hope his grades wont be another thing for me to stress out on as the coming year grows near. Oh well, I am a strong woman with big shoulders for all the things I have to bare. In the meantime, I will continue to breathe and take life one day at a time. Can you relate?

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3 comments:

Joseph Pulikotil said...

LAUGHTER IS THE BEST MEDICINE IN SUCH CASES!

If you cannot laugh, FORCE yourself to laugh for one minute in the morning, one minute in the afternoon and one minute in the night.

Wish you a bright and beautiful day!

Chelle Y. said...

I can relate!

My son left for ten days to see his dad this morning. I always get sad about that, then it causes me to stress. I know he'll have fun, but it still hurts to see him go.

Chuck said...

Hang in there, Lori and know that Crow has lots of protein ;)

*lovies*