the only thing that stays the same is that nothing ever stays the same

I feel that urge to change things again. It happens now and then, sometimes in response to external stimuli, but not always. I’m kind of feeling that butterfly feeling right now for no particular reason. And that’s just fine.

My back is starting to get better. It’s a process. One of the things we’re trying is a new (hand me down) standing desk at work. It gives me the option of working while seated or while standing. They’re also working on getting me additional monitors, which will be a huge help for productivity.

The one young man I work with did all of the heavy lifting for me. I had to rearrange some of the bits in my office to make everything work, but I think it does.

Last night Dr. K and I went to the gym and hit the track. I think I love those walks as much for the time to have candid chats as much as for the exercise. It really is more tolerable to exercise when you have a partner like that to keep you accountable and to keep you company.

Today is therapy day, which is always something I look forward to. I even remembered to bring a shawl with me so I can knit in the waiting room. I inevitably get there early and end up playing with my phone, so why not do something that’s actually productive and enjoyable?

Speaking of being productive, I’ve been trying to get myself into some routines for getting things done at home. Lancelot has his own routines and I think something like that would help me. Plus it would take some of the pressure off, no more waiting and then trying to cram everything into one evening or, worse, Sunday afternoon.

Do you have routines that help you stay on top of things?

6 thoughts on “the only thing that stays the same is that nothing ever stays the same”

  1. I need a routine too but something always comes along and blows it out of the water. I keep writing things down that need to be done but nothing seems to be routine. Good luck with that. You are right. Exercise is more fun if you have company. That’s the only place I can’t find company. ;( Oh, and when dishes need to be done. Keep up the good work.

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  2. I have no real routine which is why my house tends to be disorganized and a lot of work when it’s time to clean.
    My son has therapy tonight. He (and I) look forward to going. He’s always in a good mood for days afterwards. But why do the people with the appointment before him look like they were were tortured and can’t slink away fast enough?

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