Itty Bitty’s Moving


Hello my friends, I am in the process of transfering my wordpress.com blog to my new website http://www.ittybittyboomer.com - please check out the new website, and register there to continue following me while I'm in this strange time of transition! With any luck within a week everything here will be there ... Thank you! The Itty Bitty …

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The Dreaded Phone Interview


The Interview - 11 am today I hate phone interviews.  Well, interviews at all .... I've been so freeking fortunate over my life not to have to interview very often for jobs.  And at this age? It's not any easier. I especially dread answering the "on the spot" questions - "So tell me about a …

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Navigating Indigent Medical Care Systems


The last week has been an exercise on how to navigate Medi-Cal (California's health insurance for low or no income people) for one of my children with diagnosed  bi-polar disorder.   The last year has been one of rapid and/or mixed cycling.  Life has turned upside down - a full 180 degrees from where it was this …

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In Which Itty Bitty Reaches Out For Help


My appointment with my new PCP was precipitated sooner than I had anticipated due to escalating insomnia issues and anxiety levels.  While I have always been the “strong one” in the family – the one to hold everything together in times of crisis – to help everyone else through their crisis – and remain calm …

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