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Rising water

Why does stress seem to know when you're at your weakest. It's like the more stressed you are the faster the proverbial waters rise. My family is a bit of a mess. My friends are dealing with more than their fair share of issues. My kids are in a bratty phase. My job is stressing me out big time. I am exhausted. And the worst is that I don't even know where to start or what to do with it. I do the "one day at a time thing" but it doesn't feel like I get a whole hell of a lot done one day to the next. I am praying that productive, cheerful days are in my near future and those around me.

3 comments:

Mich 11:48 AM  

My two mantras during times like these:

"When the going gets tough, the tough gets going."

and

"It could always be worse."

Hoping things turn around for you quickly!

Plant Girl 11:52 AM  

I'm sorry friend. Sorry that you are feeling so overwhelmed and stressed; sorry that I added to it.

I hope that life starts to ease up soon. Although treading water is supposed to be good exercise, it certainly is exhausting.

Kristen 12:44 PM  

Mandy - You didn't make it worse. You're my friend and I love you. I just need to stop being such a freaking worrier.

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