Practicing for retirement…

November 7, 2009 at 7:33 am Leave a comment

I’ve learned (yet again) to be careful what you ask for.  I casually mentioned a few times in the last year or so—usually while in the midst of a really heavy workload with tough deadlines—that I’m ready to start practicing for retirement. What I meant at the time was “I’m ready to slow down, put my feet up, and just rest for awhile.”

Then came my tailbone issue, and my prayers were answered.  “Slow down, put my feet up, and rest for awhile” has consumed most of my time each day.  But I’ve also seen more than my share of doctors lately.  And I’ve whined loudly about my aches and pains. And I’ve attended too many funerals. And not working has meant less income.

So you see, I asked for my idea of retirement: rest and relaxation.  Instead, I got the real deal, and I haven’t liked it much. 

I’m ready to go back to work!  🙂


Entry filed under: Aging gracefully, On the homefront, Paying the bills., Sometimes life sucks....

The problem with technology The procedure to fix my butt

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

Subscribe to the comments via RSS Feed

Blog Stats

  • 28,293 hits

Time Flies

November 2009
« Oct   Dec »

Old is Good (Archives)

%d bloggers like this: