REGINA TATEM's Profile
I have always loved making things.Unfortunately for 26 years I worked at 7-11 and had very little spare time in which to create.Those 60 hr weeks didnt leave much energy to do anything but do minimal housework and sleep!
Ive had fibromyalgia and arthritis(you name a joint in my body and its arthritic!) since grade school.All the stress,standing,and lifting heavy merchandise finally took its toll on my body.I struggled with major pain for YEARS,but in my last year of work I became unable to do a lot of the jobs required of me.Not even counting the physical aspects of the job like stocking the cooler and shelves.etc.....its really "Interesting" trying to make coffee, get hot dogs for people,sweep,or empty trash while using a cane.Without the cane.....I go splat a lot.
So,in the last 2 yrs Ive had knee surgery(and still need a replacement!) and 3 level spinal fusion.I STILL cant stand or walk for very long.Income…
- Born on August 1
- Joined December 28, 2011