Musings of a Museum Fanatic: Numbers

6.18.2013

Numbers

I hate math!

I have never been a huge fan of math or numbers.  As you could probably tell social studies and English person.  One would think having such an aversion I wouldn't be so gosh darn fixated on numbers but I just can't help it.  

For a while I was just completely obsessed with my Blogger ticker and my scale.  It was ridiculous how many times I was checking each during the week, especially the Blogger ticker.  While I was at work I would check it, I could check it on my phone and then of course multiple times when I got home in the evening.  Cause the number was really going to change all that much.  The scale was a little better but I was checking it in the morning or at night or both every day for weeks.  It's not like I was doing anything that would change the number drastically or anything I was just a woman obsessed.   

This probably went on for at least a month and half.  Then one day about three to four weeks ago something just clicked and I had my WTF? moment.  Seriously WTF? Why was I driving  myself nuts over stupid numbers?  Since then I haven't stepped on the scale once!  I will admit I do look at the blog counter but I don't open up that page just to look at the number.  It feels so freeing!  I hate math why am I letting it drive me crazy?

Why do we drive ourselves nuts about these types of things?
Why is it so darn hard to stop once we've started too?!




1 comment

  1. It's easy to be obsessed with the numbers but remember why you started in the first place. There are more important things than numbers.

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