September 19th, 2017

Early Morning and Finding Time

I’m a morning person, I always have been.  But I’ve also been a worrier.  When I start waking up in the middle of the night or not being able to sleep till the alarm goes off, I know I have a great deal on my mind. I’m a stress magnet, too.  In the next three months, my husband and I

September 12th, 2017

Made It Through the Storm

My mother-in-law’s best friend is named Irma. She’s a feisty 90 something living on her own in Southern California. Last night, before my husband and I said good night in a dark house with no power and since we live in the country and on a well, no water, I thought of her.  Early this morning, I went over to

September 11th, 2017

I Was Feeling Better-Then the SPOD

I’m in a cycle like the SPOD (spinning wheel of death) on my Mac. I feel better after class and then when I sit down to do my homework in essentially a math class, I do okay.  Then I sit down to do R or LaTeX and I feel like the spinning wheel of death.  And to add insult to