My day today so far–8:10pm:
Another day without a walk. But I did get to the grocery store. The only thing they were out of today was large bags of dog food. Oh, and dog treats too–no rawhide or any of that stuff. But that’s okay–even if I’m gaining weight, it doesn’t mean Winston needs to too.
While I was at my mother’s retirement home, standing in the middle of the room with two boxes to pack up years’ worth of stuff, I got a call to say they’re not moving her to the nursing home after all. The province of Ontario decided to close new admissions to all nursing homes, so she’s got to stay put in the hospital for the time being. Which, in a way, is good. She won’t be stuck in isolation in a place she doesn’t recognize at all. At least in the hospital she has a roommate and nurses coming in regularly.
So I made a very small dent in the packing of her room in the two hours I was there.
One thing I found that I’d rather not have?
She had a banana in her coat pocket.
And she hasn’t worn her coat since the 22nd of March.
Why I’m writing this post:
Because if you’re like me and stuck at home already, or if you’re going to be like me soon, the days of the week are going to be hell to keep track of. We have a wonderful community here on WordPress and all over the Internet as well, and I’m sure many people are feeling nervous and/or isolated. I want to make sure every one of us has somewhere to congregate and someone to talk to.
I want everyone to know that you can start discussions with each other in the comments, and if you’d like to write your own “What Day is it Anyway?” post, you can link to this one. Hashtag #WDIIA.
Let’s keep in touch!
May 3, 2020 at 1:16 am
rotten banana, ewww! nasty! Hope Winston is doing well!
April 18, 2020 at 3:54 pm
Oh no! Banana…
April 18, 2020 at 3:45 am
What day is …I am so behind but plodding on! I agree it good your mum stays where she is for now 😁💜
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April 17, 2020 at 11:29 am
Good job you didn’t leave the boxing up even longer.
April 17, 2020 at 10:28 am
Ewwww, an apple wouldn’t have been so bad 😉
April 17, 2020 at 8:22 am
I read bandana, too, Linda G. I think the mind does some wishful-thinking games!
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April 16, 2020 at 9:24 pm
Had it turned black and shriveled? I think that’s what they do…
April 16, 2020 at 9:39 pm
Oh, it was nice and soft and black. hehe
April 16, 2020 at 8:45 pm
I read, bandana. I couldn’t understand why it was upsetting. OH! GROSS! 😀
April 16, 2020 at 9:40 pm
It was pretty nasty. Haha!
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April 17, 2020 at 12:49 am