Wow - I've been so busy that I have no idea what day I'm on. Last week I was able to get into a Christmas Craft Fair as a vendor at the last minute. I was really excited about it. However, with all the fairs and craft shows I've been to, and all the people I've been around, I managed to pick up a horrible flu bug.
But, when you're self-employed, the show must go on. Despite coughing up a lung, I managed to get through the weekend. It wasn't as lucrative as I thought it would…Continue
Yesterday was awesome - a beautiful sunny day and started out with a walk with my friend. I phoned a Christmas market scheduled for this coming weekend and was able to get in at the last minute. Yay! It means working hard Friday, Sat, Sun and most of this week spent getting ready. But that's self-employment, and I do love it.
The afternoon was spent chauffering my mom around to different condos with her realtor, and although there were some nice places, Mom hasn't seen…Continue
With my mom here, it's so hard to catch some alone time and focus on myself, although I'm grateful for the opportunity to spend time with her.
There have definitely been some bumps in the road, as far as my mom is concerned, and of course, her focus is on domestic issues, where as mine are on my business. She doesn't quite get that when I get home from a day at the market, I really could care less about the vacuum. But, on the other hand, maybe because it's all she can do…Continue
I find with busy work weekends, it's hard to keep up with blogging. But here it is Monday, and I'm blogging Monday night - yay! Today, it was raining really hard and very windy this morning, so I didn't go for my walk. After the weekend, I have to admit that I was tired, and just wanted to relax. I'm finding my mom a bit of a challenge, but I know I'll come out of this a better person. An opportunity to not react the way I've always reacted. An opportunity to act - to be the grown up, and…Continue