I’m tapped out. It’s been an overly-emotional, getting-my-youngest-fitted-for-first-school-uniforms, bill-paying kind of day. I have a special relationship with money in the way that a lion tamer has a relationship with the lion whose mouth currently encircles his head. I’ve never had a lot of money and spent awhile on full welfare (food stamps and medicaid) even while working at two dental clinics, up until May 2013 when some hard work paid off. The point is, even things that turn out positive financially are draining emotionally, blessed days included.
In lieu of an actual, informative blog post, here’s a list of the things I’ve encountered today that keep me going: