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Bittersweet

by ChainedChrysalis

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Sigh. Ive brought the kid at work leftovers a bit. Today i gave him a huge tupperware of tortalini in red sauce. He asked me why im being so nice to him. Because kid, you clearly still need a mom...


February 12, 2021

praise?

So my boss asked how i worked with my manager yesterday. I said well. I told her i had not been as comfortable with the manager as i have been with others in the store. But i think we are figurin...


February 08, 2021

Foot Doctor

I saw a foot doctor. They said i have bone spurs extending upwards and causing my tendons to shorten. Which is what is causing the pain in the right side. The left is from compensating for the pa...


January 26, 2021

Lame haha

B was complaining that they asked him to stay after yesterday due to people not coming in from the snow. So today it snows and he is upset saying they will want him to stay late. I told him he co...


January 22, 2021

well fuckaduck

my drawer was 10 over. I literally cant understand how this happened because i could back change. to the dollar. I count back every dollar i hand over. Ive had people thank me for counting back a...


January 21, 2021

another week gone

im pretty convinced my direct manager dislikes me. Its nothing obvious. But things like she stands around and jokes with people but barely looks at me. Or she makes comments on my not being “busy...


January 15, 2021

Work crap

So im aware im going to sound like a spoiled baby. Because i think it too lol. Im aware, so no need to tell me. Work is starting to grate on me. 2 months and i know its not a long time. but 2 mon...


January 09, 2021

Litter day one and two

We have babies again! These are Harli./Harli paring. with two heavily marked harlis ( mostly black) and two either rew or fawn. Leaning white. this morning there were 8 total and we lost 4. So...


January 09, 2021

He did it!

BUT B interviewed for a job today and got it! Yeah its fast food but we are so excited for him. We talked about needing to car insurance and save to get a car. Pay for his cell. We joked about b...


January 05, 2021

I dont talk about faith.

I dont like to talk about faith. There are so many faiths that having one is just… deeply personal and something that others dont always understand. Which is fine. So i dont talk about faith. But...


January 02, 2021

3 day weekend

I have a 3 day weekend. work has been hectic but im getting more in the hang of things. I keep getting told do this and that, then train down the line. explain to your coworkers. I hope its a go...


December 28, 2020

ugh

why am i so fucking weird. Its like i have no filter and cant stop saying stupid shit around people. group of people waiting at the front, we were dead slow, all employees, they are all kids and ...


December 26, 2020

Work funny

Flirty old men make my day. Not the creepy ones, but the joking friendly flirty ones. So this old man comes in and we are joking while hes getting his items. I hand him his change ( 19 cents) an...


December 17, 2020

bragging rights

I did 12 K sales on my drawer today. 5k in cash alone and my tab out was perfect. I wasnt off one damn cent. Thats all. :P


December 15, 2020

soft starts

I keep coming to write, Ok i did a few days ago. And i start and then just fizzle out. Every day there are cute funny things that happen with work. But i dont always write them down. Short jokes ...


December 05, 2020

The first run in.

90% of my work is fun. I hate handling money but the day is otherwise fine. I like being with customers. I like the interaction and being around others. It makes it fun for me. Tonight was diffe...


December 04, 2020

Christmas

We decorated for Christmas today. We put up the tree. I decided last week on all red and white. So we have red and white and silver ornaments. red and white ribbon for garland and white Icicle th...


December 03, 2020

exposed

That was only a matter of time you know. Till i was for sure exposed to covid. Being that we are retail. But we are also an essential business selling animal feed, hay and farm supplies. Anyway m...


December 02, 2020

Migraine hell

After 5 days of a migraine i gave up. I maxed out on my imitrex every day. I used every rescue remedy that i knew of. Every old wives tale, pressure points and more. The pain wouldent stop. So i ...


November 28, 2020

two good days haha

well my drawer was spot on the last two days. Im using hand sanitizer whenever i get cash so i can count back without worrying aboout sticking bills or anything. That stuff really catches! Black...


November 25, 2020

Stupid cash money

My drawer was short 10 and 40 cents. The 40 cents im not shocked. I dropped a handful of dimes and i found a bunch but not sure if it was all of them. I couldent find any more. So im not shocked....


November 22, 2020

Balancing act

Im struggling with the balancing act of working full time, coming home to help work with the kids, do dinner and cleaning. I dont expect T to do it all. He technically works ( from home ) but i c...


November 16, 2020

The family drama

You may remember reading my drama with my sister and asshat in law. So my mother texts me about thanksgiving and wants to do a family thing. I said ok. Im working day before or after and didnt wa...


November 10, 2020

Day 1

My butt melded to a metal folding chair as my brain bleed ink all over the computer screen. Aka, I watched a lot of computer modules till i nearly passed out and my eyes crossed. My butt is sore...


November 09, 2020

Work work work

I start work tomorrow. Im pretty excited. I just spoke to my manager who has the same name as my husband. Yeah thats weird lol. I got off the phone and asked hubby if he is secretly managing Farm...


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