So yes, it has been a bit since I have added something new and sporkfight has become a wee bit neglected…
I have be so busy with my new job! Honestly, I went in hoping for just a part time job… something to make a bit of money to help with bills so I would not feel guilty about working, I really, really wanted to work at one of my favorite stores.
I went into the interview with fingers crossed and hoping I could get one of the part time seasonal postions and knock their socks off to keep it into the new year. Here it comes –
Be careful what you wish for. Not only did I get a part time job, but becasue of all my “experience” I also am now a “Part Time Asst. Manager”. Ok, not too bad, right? Still part time – give my body time to rest. Still have time to clean and make dinner and see my husband. In theory – this job is great. In theory.
Just one little thing – Holiday Season. The two little words that strike fear into the hearts of mall workers everywhere! And now my part tine job has been scheduled for 38 hours this week. On my feet, bending, leaning, kneeling, lifting. WOW! I am tired. So far I am making it – but there a little warning signs:
- Pain in the morning
- Pain when stepping on my left foot
- The electrical shock on my inner thigh (neuropathy)
- And of course, the internal stabbing (endo)