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Today I am grateful …

Today I am grateful …

Pushing Myself This was the first week when I finally got off the crazy work roller coaster. I have no idea how I convinced myself that I could work on two major projects AND carry a full workload of clients. I guess sometimes I just try to push myself to see what I can really … Continue reading

My Inner Nerd

My Inner Nerd

Confession Time It seems that lately I’ve been using my blog to make all sorts of confessions about myself. It’s time for me to make another one ….. I’m a science fiction nerd. Not in that Star Wars or Star Trek kinda way. My nerd-dom takes it a step further. If you spend any time … Continue reading

Pooping Butterflies

Pooping Butterflies

Lessons from Horton One of my favorite movie lines is from Horton Hears a Who. Horton and his animal friends were talking about what their perfect world would be like and little Katie says, “In my world, everyone is a pony an they all eat rainbows and poop butterflies.” Occasionally, my son Jake and I … Continue reading

My New Home

My New Home

See that Never Give Up sign? That’s my life right now. I realized that I just disappeared and my last post was almost 2 weeks ago. Not my usual posting schedule for you new readers so let me just back up a bit. Welcome to my new home. I’ve set up residence in Crazy Town. … Continue reading

Fierce Conversations

Fierce Conversations

I’m writing again I can’t begin to tell you how relieved I feel that I’m finally able to write again. I struggled the whole month of July with writer’s block (read the post here). One of my Australian newsletters that I follow used the term “productive dissatisfaction.” I took mental possession of that phrase last … Continue reading

The Vortex

The Vortex

The World English Dictionary describes a Vortex as the following: any activity, situation, or way of life regarded as irresistibly engulfing I believe I have stumbled upon a vortex and for the life of me, I can’t figure this one out. I had another blog post for today but this vortex thing is weighing on … Continue reading

Don’t Swim for an Hour After You Eat

Don’t Swim for an Hour After You Eat

The other day I was in the car with my son Jake. He crossed his eyes and said, “Mom, look at me.” Without even thinking, my mother’s words came out, “Don’t do that. Your eyes will stick.” After I explained that his eyes could get stuck in the cross-eyed position, he says, “Do you know … Continue reading

I Got Nothing

I Got Nothing

I have writer’s block. I felt it coming on when summer hit and just thought it was our out-of-school schedule. When I realized the new hours wasn’t my problem, I decided to re-work a few old posts I wrote when no one but five of my closest Facebook friends were reading my blog. I mean, … Continue reading

Don’t Rain on my Parade

Don’t Rain on my Parade

It’s been raining for 2 weeks straight. And now we have our first named storm, Tropical Storm Andrea, making her way through our state. What can you expect when you live in the Sunshine State during the first week of Hurricane Season? Even my dog Winston doesn’t like this weather. Every time we go for … Continue reading