Tag Archives: mistakes

Why I HATE Talking on the Phone!


I just got off the phone inquiring about feed prices, a HUGE stress because my brain processes things like an old 386 computer!  It’s a far stretch for me to look back when I used to answer phones and made … Continue reading

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Texting Can Wait Documentary


It is rare I urge folks to do something, but this is one video everyone must see.  AT & T produced a documentary on the devastating, and sometimes deadly, consequences of texting and driving. Texting can wait.  This powerful, powerful … Continue reading

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Back to the Beginning: Are You Giving Up Cooking? (posted Aug. 21, 2010)


My neighbor asked looking at the Belgique cookware I had at our yard sale yesterday. My humorous and truthful reply, “Well, I hadn’t actually started!” I’m not sure if she was told those were mine, or, if that’s just the … Continue reading

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Back to the Beginning: A Better Day (posted June 14, 2010)


Today was by far a better day than most, it comes close to being a good day. Good days for me mean no pain and feeling pretty good in general. It’s way past my bedtime, Richard is fast asleep, I … Continue reading

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Back to the Beginning: Brain Space…The Final Frontier! (posted Jan. 11, 2010)


After several days of apparently trying to do too much, my brain switches to mass confusion mode. I can’t figure things out, lose things, and my world turns upside down. I have been on Twitter trying to help draw traffic … Continue reading

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Back to the Beginning: House Paperwork and Living with TBI (posted Aug. 1, 2009)


I sent off the mortgage paperwork yesterday to my lender, via Priority mail with Delivery Confirmation, just in case! I thought the paperwork really wasn’t very bad and then I realized this morning that’s totally due to being jacked up … Continue reading

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Back to the Beginning: Serious Mistake at Work (posted May 31, 2009)


I made a mistake this time so serious the appraiser got reviewed. I can’t believe I make such devastating mistakes without intention in the moment nor realizing it later. I received the email days ago and it’s taken me this … Continue reading

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Back to the Beginning: Brain Injury and Work (posted Apr. 18, 2009)


I’m getting slammed with reports this weekend, still up, past my bedtime, having just rested, decided to blog for a quick moment. My co-workers have dropped off work for me to do and it’s tough to feel that pressure to … Continue reading

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Back to the Beginning: Dangerous Mistakes (posted Apr. 16, 2009)


Naps are helpful to recharge a tired injured brain throughout the day. As a person who used to sleep probably no more than 7 hours a night, having to take naps during the day feels really un-cool and weak. So … Continue reading

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Back to the Beginning: Fail (posted Apr. 8, 2009)


Seeing the word “fail,” “failure,” or the popular, “epic fail,” on websites makes me cringe. I know it’s part of the current culture, a slang word, I still feel quite uncomfortable seeing it because it is a big part of … Continue reading

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