Friday, November 29, 2013

A glimpse of hope and a pop of colour

The thing I alluded to a few days ago has happened.

The boss has a new job in the company starting 1 Feb.

I'm shell-shocked. Happy but shell-shocked.

I remember two years ago when my other boss told us he was moving to another dept I cried non-stop for a full day, and then every time I thought of him leaving. Amazing the difference.

I'm feeling quietly hopeful but I can't relax yet because I still need to be on my guard.

The way I'm feeling reminded me of this series of photos - just a pop of colour amidst the black and white.








The yellow thing is my snood (infinity scarf). I'm wearing a grey one in t-shirt material today and I asked for one on my Christmas list at work. We're going to be out of the office for the whole day - hopefully it will be fun but I'm taking my Kindle in case I need to escape a bit.

What's on your list this weekend?

PS I have to do a few things to finish off November well :)

13 comments:

  1. Love the photos. Enjoy the weekend. I have a photo shoot at an event tonight. My first one :)

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  2. Yay! For the boss thing. :-)
    Hopefully the new one will be a better fit.

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  3. I am letting out a sigh of relief. Now I can delete an e-mail that has been sitting in my drafts this past week. I dreaded sending it to you xxx

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  4. PHEW!!!!! So so so happy for you. Now that I have a new boss, I don't cry at work ever. I really, truly hope it's going to be just the same for you. Thrilled for you!

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  5. Onwards and upwards my friend. Hoping that the colour will come back into your life ASAP. xx

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  6. Oh, and my weekend includes admin (outside of my house - hate hate hate) and two socials tomorrow. This is what happens when you say yes to everything without first checking and writing up your calendar.

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  7. Yeehaa!

    So excited. All fingers and toes are crossed :)

    Totally love the last pic x

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  8. I'm just trying to survive my work weekend. Monday can't come soon enough for me.

    Make sure you assert the REAL you when this new boss shows. I have everything crossed that this works out better for you. Even if it just becomes tolerable.

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  9. Hoping that's the answer for you!

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  10. Woo! I hope this will change lots of things for you.

    Addison is looking at these pictures with me and she says, "Kendra is such a pretty name. She looks so nice." : )

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  11. Really hopeful for you.

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  12. That does sound like a bit of light at the end of the tunnel, but it's not just the boss? Or am I wrong? The team is an issue too? Or can you deal with that?

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  13. Sounds like a break in the clouds for sure. I also thought the team was an issue BUT I suppose most of them were also taking their cues from the boss? We'll chat more about it on the 15th :)

    xxx

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