I'm busy. Not super busy where I cannot breath- but definitely busy. I'm creating a new user interface, re-brand and new site and marketing materials for the company I work for. I have been here about 6 months and have learned a lot about certain technologies that before were only a logo I may have seen in passing. It's a lot of information to wrap your mind around ad it has taken some time- I have time to do it all- but since most of my life has been about work and building my own personal business plan and trying- unsuccessfully thus far- to find investors for a non tech product-I have created- It's all work and no play. I go out of course with friends, dates etc- But it sometimes feels like too may things are unsettled and it's all on me.
And this last week has been super busy- I'm watching Oliver my former foster dog ( adopted by my neighbor) for the last week or so- as my friend's dad had to unexpectedly have a triple bypass in the UK. Then Ruby hurt her leg and is on 7 days of bed rest and painkillers- I was instructed by my vet to carry her up and down the stairs but Ruby weighs nearly 40lbs and it would mean carrying her-in an awkward position up and down 3 flights of stairs, 3 times a day. After one day- I was so sore-I was shocked at how weak my arms were. yikes. So we are both walking up and down very slowly. And- my fridge is having a slow and steady demise. I see I have only a few days left before she gives up and I buy a new one. Again I will need more movers. It's never ending here.
So basically 99% of my life is work, obligation and sleep. The other 1% is fun. Not a good balance. It's not so much hectic as the feeling that no matter what I do- nothing seems to go anywhere- That is the hardest part I think. Because it serves to make you feel like doing less, not more. And I think doing more makes more happen. Sigh. Lots to do. I'll be happy when these major projects are live. At least this week is the holiday-I get to be at home most days and work in a relaxed quiet way with music blasting. That's always more fun. I'll get in some extra workouts- bc you can never be too rich or in shape enough (instead of too thin). Ok boring post- but the blog is where I vent these days.