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Saturday, September 12, 2009

No she's not here yet...

...in case my absence had you wondering.

5 weeks to go! Sorry to have been AWOL, but work has been nuts this last week and I've been having really bad pain in my left hip. Hoping to see a RMT this week and have it taken care of. Walking, sitting and sleeping has been incredibly difficult and painful.

But on happier news, I'm finally on mat leave!! I cannot tell you how happy this makes me. The only that would have made it better would be if I could have walked out yesterday and not still had things to do. I ended up emailing myself stuff that I needed to explain in emails or else I'd worry all the time or end up expecting phone calls at home (which I really don't want unless absolutely necessary). I also stayed late. So late that my friend and I were the last ones there and we had to set the alarm. My last day and I couldn't even keep it to business hours. Go figure.

Today is a beautiful warm fall day, with a touch of crispness, just the way I like it. Off to see what I'm up to doing (not much I think) and then to dinner at our friend's place.

Promise not to disappear for too long unless I'm going into labour in which case I may or may not be able to give you a head's up. :)

Enjoy your Saturday everyone.

7 comments:

IF Optimist, then... said...

Yeah, today's weather is perfect. Glad to know you are out enjoying it. Sorry about the pain, hope it gets better soon.

Melis.sa said...

woot for mat leave!! I hope they can help you with the pain...I'm hoping that you can get a few weeks of rest before your little girl arrives :)

WiseGuy said...

LOLOLOL...Yeah Right!!!

Am glad that you are on your maternity leave finally...that will allow you some breathing space!

Keep us posted (that's not a polite request)! ;)

Be good!

Another Dreamer said...

Enjoy the maternity leave :)

areyoukiddingme said...

Hurray for maternity leave! You make me so happy that I can't ever bring my work home with me...

Kristin said...

Glad you got to enjoy some wonderful weather.

Can't wait to hear about your little one arriving.

JamieD said...

I know she still has a few weeks left to cook, but every time I see a post up, I think, "Maybe this is the one!"

Enjoy your mat leave! Mine doesn't officially start until a week from today. I just had a four day weekend and am DREADING going back in the morning.