Thank you so much for all the positive comments you left. My mom's home from the hospital, and I've spoken with her several times. So far she's keeping an upbeat attitude about the whole thing. Of course she's all worried about getting stuff done for the holidays. I assured her online Christmas shipping was the best way to go anyway. All the kids are doing it these days :) Just let everyone else take care of the rest.
It wasn't all bad this week. I do have some great news. Remember a couple months ago I talked about working from home? I was just approved and received a new laptop! It's only one day a week to start, but that's still a big deal for me. If I don't have to be in the office first thing Monday morning, I can do a lot more traveling on the weekends, including trips to help my mom.
I also got this bad boy.
I prefer the terms frugal and thrify, but cheap would be an acceptable adjective here. I'm not a big gadgets person. My second generation IPod Nano and 4 year old cell phone have been treating me just fine, so I couldn't justify spending money on something fancier. The siren song of the IPhone just became to loud to ignore any longer.
Internet access anytime, anywhere? Mobile blogging? I must have thee for my own.
Hello 2010, it's nice to finally meet you.
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