Curve Ball

‘When life hands you lemons, learn to make lemonade.’ quote usually attributed to Dale Carnegie A few weeks before my retirement in June I learned that I had moderately severe osteo-arthritis in my left hip and would eventually need a hip replacement.  The first reaction was denial — not me! How could a fit woman […]

It's really over now

September 30 marked the official date of my retirement.   Although I left the office on June 15 I have been taking unused vacation — an indication of what a workaholic I had become prior to retirement.  Who would accumulate over 3 months of vacation time without an insane devotion to an organization? So after […]