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It's a reality

July 17th, 2015 at 05:38 am

Well, my friend at the museum emailed me yesterday, and we made an appointment for today to talk about the project, and terms. I'm going to drive down this morning for the appointment.

I have mixed feelings. I know it is prudent to work and take the money. But I have enjoyed my down time so much that the thought of working again is depressing. I hope I get a better feeling as I take a look at the work at hand.

Yesterday, on top of my regular tasks, I finally tackled the box of stuff I brought home from work. Finding places to put those things led to a chain reaction of reorganizing. One thing it led to was going through my travel toiletries bag and my box of extras. I threw away stuff that was out of date. Then I pulled out the one-time samples of shampoo, etc. I'm going to use them up day by day, because they really aren't needed for the travel bag, which is well-stocked with refillable bottles. I shouldn't have to buy shampoo, conditioner, or lotion for a while!

I found some cream for cracked heels, which I ought to be using. Not because my heels are cracked right now, but because I need to be proactive.

No spending.

Today, I may buy lunch. I texted a friend who lives in Hyde Park on the off chance that she could do lunch today. She hasn't answered yet. I don't get to see her very often -- but if I end up working there, I guess I will see more of her!

Later today, I will arrange for the window washing. It would be so good for my soul to have clean and shining windows!

Variables budget is at 49%, so I am doing fine.

5 Responses to “It's a reality”

  1. mich Says:

    Good luck CB on your meeting. Is the job part-time? could you work from home? benefits?

    Keep us posted. I enjoy reading your blog.

  2. creditcardfree Says:

    Let us know how it goes!

  3. MonkeyMama Says:

    Good Luck!

  4. starfishy Says:

    to work or not to work - that is the question. Smile glad you are treating yourself to the inside window cleaning!

  5. FrugalTexan75 Says:

    Hope the museum job turns out to be something that will be interesting enough to make it worthwhile. Smile
    Good job on treating yourself to a little extra sunshine (through extra sparkly clean windows.)

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