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Back to work full time....after 6 weeks...
Tuesday, October 25, 2011      5 comments

I was off work full time 3 weeks and then half time 3 weeks. It will be strange today working a full day after so much time off work. The big toenail removal went well. I watched while he did that and was amazed how quickly it was done. ... Read more
What did I do to get this backache?
Monday, October 24, 2011      5 comments

I have no idea. But when I woke up this morning I wanted to lie down again and get some more sleep. I did get 8 hours but lately my body has been wanting 10, 11 and sometimes 12 hours I have a follow-up appointment with the neurologist I saw ... Read more
Hurray, it's Friday!!!
Friday, October 21, 2011      3 comments

This coming Monday I will see my hand surgeon in the morning for follow-up and probable return to full time work. In the afternoon I will see the podiatrist to remove my left big tonail which I dropped a can of pop on about 15 years ago and has... Read more
Thursday is garbage day....
Thursday, October 20, 2011      3 comments

Gotta leave on time so I can put the garbage out before leaving for work so cannot blog a long one. I have been late for work twice last week (traffic problems) and so I have been barely making it to work on time this week and need to leave... Read more
What do corn nuts and gummy bears have in common?
Wednesday, October 19, 2011      4 comments

They both are damaging to fillings and/or teeth.... My hubby lost a filling while eating a gummy bear.... Hard to believe... I knew corn nuts were culprits in broken teeth but the gummy bears are a new one on me. The day before this... Read more
Another Monday.....
Monday, October 17, 2011      3 comments

Tomorrow will be my third Tuesday back to work half time. Next Tuesday I will see the surgeon and will probably get clearance to return to work full time. It is hard to come back after a 3-week LOA but I am doing it. My internal clock i... Read more
Picture of the ugly Gecko Sweater.......
Sunday, October 16, 2011      7 comments

My daughter is excited to get her "ugly sweaters" for her Ugly Sweater Party. I was unable to ... Read more
no long blog here...and those ugly sweaters...
Friday, October 14, 2011      7 comments

Was on time but just barely yesterday. My promise to myself and supervisor is to leave by 6:30 and it is already 6:15. Found two really ugly sweaters for my daughter's ulgy sweater party. The first was a Halloween sweater. Has so muc... Read more
Thursday.... thought it was Friday when I woke up....
Thursday, October 13, 2011      6 comments

Another day, another dollar.. I still have some medical reimbursement paperwork to do which I thought I would do while I was off on medical leave for 3 weeks, but I didn't take care of it. I guess this will have to wait for the weekend wh... Read more
Annual review went well...
Wednesday, October 12, 2011      3 comments

Got a 2% raise...which is better than nothing. Gone are the days of 5% and even 10% raises in the past. Everyone, including me, is happy to be employed, so I am not complaining.... When my alarm went off at 5:00 a.m. I decided to sleep an... Read more
Sigh...it's only Tuesday....
Tuesday, October 11, 2011      2 comments

Though I am still on a 4 hour a day work schedule it is not easy being back at work. Luckily yesterday there were not very many forms to be stuffed into envelopes so I was able to do more printing of bills and that involves more computer work w... Read more
Getting my groove back...
Friday, October 07, 2011      3 comments

Itseems while I was on my medical leave (for hand surgery) I got into some bad habits: Staying up too late and wasting a lot of time playing scrabble online. I am finally back to Sparking in the morning when I get up (at 5:00 a.m.) It is hard... Read more
A SNAFU upon return to work...
Thursday, October 06, 2011      2 comments

So there I was sitting at my desk and the department manager informed me that I was to work full time. Apparently I had forgotten to mention to the PA-C that I wanted to return to wok part time (for 2 weeks) and I didn't read the return to work... Read more
Back to work today after 3 week medical leave...
Tuesday, October 04, 2011      3 comments

I got my stitches out last week on Monday and today I start back half time for 2 weeks. Doctor put restrictions on (5 lb lifting restriction and no more than 2 hours of stuffing envelopes as it requires a lot of dexterity). It will seem strang... Read more
iT'S Wednesday////
Wednesday, September 21, 2011      3 comments

Have I forgotten how to type? Anyhow have been getting lots of rest. Have not been ambitious about cleaning the house (it would be one-handed so am waiting awhile yet before I do anything "useful." So far am resting and sleeping long at n... Read more

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