As I’m still on vacation, I thought I’d just put a bit of a ramble on here today. I’ve been very much enjoying my holiday with the kids. We spent a week in Mont Tremblant, Quebec (post on UrbanMommies coming soon) with my father-in-law. It was just lovely. After that, we’ve kind of just been taking it day-by-day. A few day trips here and there—but a lot of sleeping in and eating good food.
As I was leaving work for my vacation, my old boss was returning after an extended leave…and I wasn’t quite sure about it. Her first day back was the day my vacation started—so I’ll plan on figuring that all out when I get back. I’m still disenchanted with my work situation. And I’m still mulling over how to get out of it. It’s difficult because I’ve got a really good paying job, with great benefits. If it was more engaging, I could be happy there. I can certainly see myself not working there any more—the main problem is I’d need to replace my income. And while I’ve started to look at how to make that happen, my initial findings suggest that it will take years to build back up to my current income. And a lot of work.
I’m not averse to hard work—don’t get me wrong. I’ve been happily working away even while on vacation. RealityMoms is taking up increasing amounts of my time—and I’m really enjoying it. I’ve also recently joined Lynda.com and started taking some of their online courses (more on that in a later post). I’ve not been on Live by Surprise too much—but I have been writing a lot. It’s been nice to take some time away from it all to take some time and figure it all out. I have to start taking some concrete steps if I want to make this dream a reality.
Tell me what you all have been up to! Have you had some time on vacation? Have you been working the whole time? Dish!