I wanted to believe there was another door. I eagerly applied for jobs, showed up for interviews and contacted references. I did it more times than I want to tell you about.
Over the past few months, I applied for a lot of jobs. Like, A LOT a lot of jobs. As in, so many I created a new folder on my computer where I kept each and every cover letter so I could keep track. It has more documents than I’d care to admit in there… Continue reading thank you for your interest
If all else fails, bribe everyone with cookies and candy.
I’d be telling one big, fat, hideous lie if I said that I’m sorry to see the end of this year. The last 12 months have been some of the most stressful, uncertain and – occasionally – downright miserable months of my life. By the time December hit, I was running on very little steam. I’m… Continue reading smell ya later, 2015
If I’ve said it once, I’ve said it a million times: Life is full of surprises. Almost a year ago, I applied for a position I figured I had no hope of receiving a call for. Three months later, I received an invitation for an interview. I went to Banana Republic and bought a skirt… Continue reading Oops! I did it again…
Earlier this week, I blogged at Greenmommy about how F’s transition from co-sleeping to his big boy bed is going (it’s mostly looking like he and I sleeping in a twin sized bed with 3 stuffed animals and 1 cat). So far, nobody has fallen out of the bed or totally lost their shit –… Continue reading Transitioning
This week felt excruciatingly long. To put it in perspective for you, I was (happily) noshing on my lunch today when I realized that it wasn’t quite 11 am yet. I was confident that noon had come and gone. Le sigh. Happy feeling: gone. One week from today, I’ll be leaving my office with a box… Continue reading Long Weeks and Yummy Treats