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Getting Organized

Some years I get to the finish line and I shove everything into boxes and drawers and my closet and head home. Some years I get this incredible urge to clean and organize and make sure I’m not doing all of that when I return in August when I should be fussing over other details. … Continue reading

One Little Word: I’ll Try Again

I have been trying these One Little Word resolutions for the last few years. In 2013: I first picked MOVE. Then I changed it to HABIT. I later said I should’ve picked REVISE because neither word took all that well. In 2014: I picked BALANCE. I wrote about that as a real juggling act just … Continue reading

Looking Back and Looking Forward

It’s the time of resolutions. That means looking back over the past few months and trying to figure out what works and what doesn’t and what we’d like to change. For me, 2016 is going to be a year of adjusting in so many ways that I feel like I need to resolve to give … Continue reading

My Love/Hate Relationship With Insomnia

(Before I even start the rest of this post, I will note that Day 2 on the treadmill desk is a bit disorienting. My fingers are hitting the keys all wrong and it’s frustrating. So I started this on the treadmill…and then cheated and finished the rest off… On the upside, I logged another 1.75 … Continue reading

Slice of Life: Early Rising

I love the pre-dawn hours at our house. It’s peaceful – usually just me and one of the cats purring beside me as I get things quietly crossed off my to-do list and get prepared for my day. I always chalked up the productivity of this hour to it being the time of day I’m … Continue reading

Day 1 of 50 – #nerdlution

Day 1 of 50 – #nerdlution

Oh, friends, I cannot tell you how hard it was to do this whole #nerdlution thing this morning. I slept for maybe 3 hours last night (though my Fitbit sleep report says I slept 5 – apparently reading doesn’t register as being awake) because I simply could not fall asleep. So when my alarm went … Continue reading