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When the going gets tough...

Tuesday, May 15, 2012

The "tough" write a blog instead of crying!

I feel like crap today and I'm trying to pull myself out of my pity party. I haven't had a workout longer than 20 minutes since Friday and I think it is making me feel less than top notch.

I have bad indigestion due to drinking coffee on an empty stomach this morning because I forgot my granola bar when I went to a meeting. Having a little coffee is usually a treat these days because I rarely have it anymore. The buzz is usually a good thing, but in combination with stress at work I think it just made me jittery and more anxious. I don't have guaranteed employment after June so things are a little crazy. Change is not fun and there are definitely lots of that happening right now! The unknown is scary - but I keep telling myself that these changes could be for the better.

Most importantly I'm still healthy and otherwise happy so I should focus on the positive, forgive myself for feeling bad for a day, and move on. I need to acknowledge what I can actually control in my life.
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  • v JEN-LOVES-LIFE
    Your body may be craving exercise and that could be contributing to your mood. Are you running a race this weekend?

    On the job front, you're such a positive, warm person and you will excell wherever you work.
    1564 days ago
  • v MISSG180
    Yup, crummy days happen. I'm freaking out because I didn't have time to work out yesterday and probably won't today or tomorrow. But I am reminding myself that those days are only a fraction of my year, let alone my life.

    So much easier to give advice than to follow! ;-)
    1565 days ago
  • v GIANTMICROBE
    Awwwwww, I'm sorry you're having a tough time. WWHBD? What Would the Honey Badger Do? :)

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    1565 days ago
  • v RAWHIDE64
    Liz, sorry you're having a down time. We all have them but that doesn't help you one bit. The fear of the unknown is a huge stressor and when it's your job it's even worse. Time to break out the stress relief tools and sharpen them up.

    Just remember, this too shall pass.

    Lew
    1565 days ago
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