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Wednesday, September 12, 2018      6 comments

I had my yearly evaluation yesterday. It did not go well. I received mostly meets expectations or above. I had one below and that was productivity. About half of my appointments don't show up. I need to have 5 hours a day and this rarely happens... Read more
2 more jobs down the drain
Wednesday, September 05, 2018      6 comments

The job search continues. I had two interviews several weeks ago. The one job was to be a police dispatcher. I had to turn that one down as it was only part time. A full time job was going to open up at the end of the year and they liked to hire... Read more
A light on the horizon
Saturday, June 09, 2018      2 comments

There is hope for me yet. emoticon I have wanted to work for a nursing home for the last couple of years. I rec... Read more
It is getting worse!
Thursday, March 22, 2018      5 comments

Work is slowly getting worse. In January my department moved over to Outpatient services from Emergency Services. I thought it was going to be a good move, but it wasn't. Then in January Ohio went through Behavioral Health Redesign and my life w... Read more
A Mouse, Irma and Me!
Sunday, September 17, 2017      5 comments

Every year my friend asks me to go to Disney World with her and her daughter. Every year after a consideration of about 2 seconds, I agree. This year we went in early September. We usually go at the end but not this year. We were there from Sept... Read more
My job is safe for now
Wednesday, July 19, 2017      3 comments

Well, I have some good news. It seems as the redesign of Medicaid is not going to go in effect until January of 2018. I should be safe in my job until then. I do not know what will happen after that. I am trying to focus on where I am now and am... Read more
Job drama
Wednesday, June 07, 2017      7 comments

As some of you know I work at the local mental health center. A big portion of our funding comes from billing Medicaid. ... Read more
I won the battle of the bathing suit
Tuesday, May 16, 2017      11 comments

I have not purchased a new bathing suit in over 18 years. I will be going to the beach while I am on vacation. Well you need a bathing suit to go in to the water. So I took my self to the store and I prepared for the worst. I looked though all ... Read more
My office
Friday, February 24, 2017      8 comments

I work in a mental health center and I am office based. I have my own office. There was talk about a year ago about moving to the other side of the building to be part of the Emergency Services department. Well yesterday I was informed that the... Read more
Better try something different
Wednesday, February 08, 2017      3 comments

It has been almost 3 weeks since I started my attempt to get a Pandora bead when I lose 10 pounds. I haven't lost a pound, an ounce or anything. I have been gaining and losing the same 3 pounds!! I have been helping a friend write a grad paper a... Read more
New Found Motivation
Friday, January 20, 2017      8 comments

When I was younger I was motivated by food, mostly sweets...oh, who am I kidding? emoticon I was motivated by AL... Read more
Saturday, January 14, 2017      9 comments

Today I turn 40! Wow! I was not looking forward to this number as I do not handle the new decades well. I really don't think it has hit me as badly as I thought it would. I am trying to keep in mind that a lot has happened in the last couple of ... Read more
Adventures in Tae Bo
Sunday, August 28, 2016      6 comments

As some of you already know, I had a major cleaning overhaul of my house. emoticon I now have a workout room. I... Read more
Time for a possible career change
Saturday, July 23, 2016      11 comments

As some of you may know, I am a social worker. emoticon When I first graduated college I was able to do a ton wit... Read more
Binge and Purge
Wednesday, July 13, 2016      5 comments

Do not be alarmed. I am not binging and purging on food. emoticon On this weight loss journey I have been focusing... Read more

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