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    Finished sewing

    We will see how this works out! I went up Saturday morning to install the curtains I have and re-measured the windows, They were not as long as I thought so i just sewed and hemmed up what I have. I...
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    I am very much struggling with this, as with so...

    I am very much struggling with this, as with so many people. I keep looking for more I can do, I never thought I wouldn't know what to do,..
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    chicken and iris i think you get it. i don't...

    chicken and iris i think you get it. i don't expect people to remember my work load so i do tell them it is my busy season. In the case of the non-profit tasks I have been telling the board that this...
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    not actually complaining

    (I realize I want to start every sentence with the word 'so', which has nothing to do with anything)

    First off I had some positives yesterday with communication. The person who was texting me on...
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    That is a super great project, you should be...

    That is a super great project, you should be proud! Btw my son is also a HS drop out and one of the youngest assistant managers in his grocery store chain.
  6. I agree to keep at it! You will keep improving...

    I agree to keep at it! You will keep improving how your resume matches the job descriptions, get better at interviewing, etc. Sometimes if you are very close and the new person does not work out it...
  7. Thread: Elderberries!

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    Hurry! I had a beautiful cherry tree and every...

    Hurry! I had a beautiful cherry tree and every year the birds got them all. I hope you get a lot of berries
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    Thanks all, I did cut before prewashing because...

    Thanks all, I did cut before prewashing because it was 13 yards. I have used smaller amounts of the same fabric and I know it needs to be ironed pretty well after a prewash. However I didn't notice...
  9. There is more to the story, which seems relevant...

    There is more to the story, which seems relevant now that I am more well rested and overall recovered from the week.

    On Thursday I went over after work. The plan was for me to work on the curtain...
  10. I understand. When I saw the signs in my last job...

    I understand. When I saw the signs in my last job I started looking, and then looking in earnest. It doesn't happen quickly or easily, and is almost a part time job in itself to search. I would treat...
  11. Hi Herb, I think those alternate stories are...

    Hi Herb,

    I think those alternate stories are important too. My tendency is to focus on all their good intentions (which I did not share here) and push down all the other feelings so I dont make...
  12. No not currently. Her last job was responsible...

    No not currently. Her last job was responsible but also partially from home. It was for her super wealthy friend who is currently supporting her. She does work for him but not consistently. She has...
  13. That is where I am landing IL, I realized it...

    That is where I am landing IL, I realized it really is not unique that you can't take a weekday off often. Many jobs have procedures including how far in advance you need to request and that certain...
  14. gift of an activity, and difficult situation

    So my good friend texted me last night at 10-ish for me to send her my address. I was asleep. Today I got an email about something with Pema Chodron, if you know Buddhist teachers she is a really big...
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    I got a request for curtains for a 'hobbit hole'...

    I got a request for curtains for a 'hobbit hole' at this retreat center and I am happy with those. It is a room without a door or the means to put a door on it. So I made 2 quilted panels and they...
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    fabric shrunk 5 inches!!

    I have been working on these curtains for a retreat center since i went last summer. The curtains bugged the crap out of me, they were on broken rods and had other issues. So I talked to the people...
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    This is definitely a pattern, and i have been...

    This is definitely a pattern, and i have been really working on stopping and making sure i am doing things correctly this time. I think I have been trying this one and off over the years, maybe this...
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    I wonder if my illness is really obvious

    or if it is just my personality. But I have been 'fussed at' so much I am starting to get really frustrated. 'Fussed at' means someone following me around and asking me if I really want to do things...
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    This is interesting, I like that she spends time...

    This is interesting, I like that she spends time talking about how this works for her. I know my work and life style would not support such a small wardrobe. Also my climate! I wonder what type of...
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    I first of all don't think anything is new, but...

    I first of all don't think anything is new, but in the spirit of it I will say that is exactly my minimalism. I could work harder and get stuff and take care of stuff, but instead I choose to stay...
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    I just called my sup and she said she got these...

    I just called my sup and she said she got these also. She asked if i had kaiser, told me that the urgent care was still open, and i went. It was a cyst that abcessed. I could feel the cyst for years...
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    Great to hear, and to learn a little more about...

    Great to hear, and to learn a little more about who protects us. I am glad it takes brains and technique as well as strength
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    OMG I am so glad to work with women. I can't even...

    OMG I am so glad to work with women. I can't even fathom working for the guy I had as a boss last year and calling him.
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    Okay, I did all the nice things like warm heat...

    Okay, I did all the nice things like warm heat and a bath and I just hurt. I work at 10 am, I think I am going to call someone tonight and tell them I need to go to the DR first thing tomorrow. Both...
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    I read that possibility too, eeek, I was...

    I read that possibility too, eeek,

    I was looking for some pain reliever gel that may work until I see if I need the DR. Yeah menthol is NOT going to work. I have a bus ride with kids tomorrow,...
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