The usual suspects, my cousin and my aunt’s tax return were the last ones to be filed but considering my uncle has been ill, I couldn’t really harass them too much. As soon as it was filed and I was ready to relax, I get a letter from nursery saying that there were nits going round in my older daughter’s class and true to form, she had them.
Nit combs are useless. I’ve spent most evenings sitting there with my daughter, pulling out the nits from her hair with my nails and just when I think it’s cleared, I find more. At the same time my younger daughter gets a cough and cold, which could mean she is actually ill but now every time she gets a cough, cold or nappy rash, I blame it on teething. Although since I got ill too, maybe she was genuinely ill.
On top of all that, I’ve started my new job. I think I must be allergic to work! Every time, I start a new job, I seem to get ill! The job is good and I’m really enjoying working from home and especially with the Skype calls, texts and emails, I don’t feel like I’m out of the loop. However, I definitely think I need more time to do the work although, hopefully when I get used to it all and become familiar with all the customer names and codes etc. I will be faster at it.
Attempting to be an amazing accountant and an amazing mum, somehow combine the two and meet somewhere in the middle but currently failing at both. Hoping that in a few years I will have found something I enjoy doing or found some sort of work life balance and will be in a less stressed out place but until then, or as I get there, I think I...