Friday, February 24, 2012

Take Away 79 - Nailing Down Stress

I had my nails done by a professional about two weeks ago for only the second time in my entire existence. I've been a nail biter from early childhood and the thought of having someone actually look at them and try to do something with them was horrifying. The nail lady did a great job and although the $30 worth of polish and pampering has worn off, I found that I haven't bitten my nails since that visit. I bought a nail file and have been caring for them like never before.  I can only surmise the reason I've been able to keep them growing is that my fingers are busy typing 10-hour days. And, I have zero stress in my life.  Love that.

TAKE AWAY: I can add "zero stress" to the 
list of reasons I love my current station in life. 

3 comments:

  1. I had a lot of people looking at my fingers/hands while I was working and finally decided to get "fake" nails. It was the best thing I did in my life. I could still type because the nails weren't long and I stopped biting my nails and the cuticle around them. I have been biting my cuticles and nails again and haven't had "fake" nails for over two years. Maybe it's time to get them again. Good for you, Susan!!!

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    1. Oh yes, you should! Having nice nails makes me feel better about myself, for some strange reason.

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