ALL THAT GLITTERS

“Oooooh. Shiny. Prettttttttty. I like it. I think I might want to have it”Who: me What: An opportunity, a big, rather unexpected one that’s kind of right up my alley, so to speak. More specifically, the chance to bring many things back into my life that I left behind a year ago- stability, consistency, a regular … Continue reading ALL THAT GLITTERS

BURN

Today I told my class I would see them next week, on Monday. You know, as in five days from now. There was silence, confused looks, a question about whether or not there was class on Wednesday this week. To which I replied, oblivious, “you mean like today?” Ummmmmmm. Nooooooo. Nope. Just no. Today is … Continue reading BURN

CLOSING TIME

I made a tough trip last week; a nine hour round trip drive to say goodbye to someone truly wonderful whom I love dearly. Someone who had a tremendous impact on my life and the way in which I interact with others. Someone who taught me grace, and humility, and above all, love. My Grandma … Continue reading CLOSING TIME

I LIKE THE WAY YOU WORK IT

I am starting to realize there are people who work, and people who work OUT. Apparently, I am increasingly becoming one of the latter. Oops. Note to self- find a way for exercise to pay the bills, like soon. Given my flexible(ish) schedule, I am able to devote an average of about two hours a … Continue reading I LIKE THE WAY YOU WORK IT

YOU CAN DO IT (PUT YOUR BACK INTO IT)

It’s that time of year again.  That whole “new year, new me” bullshit. Suddenly the gyms are full, yoga pants are legit again (as in, they are actually getting worn to a yoga class and not a coffee shop), organic produce deliveries are on the rise while the deep fryers of late night diners coincidentally … Continue reading YOU CAN DO IT (PUT YOUR BACK INTO IT)

HOW TO KEEP F#CKING UP: THE TEN STEP PLAN

Things You Do That Make Your Life More Difficult 1. Blame Darwin Deny that evolution is happening all day, every day, like it or not (see definition- “things change over time” here). Refuse to change, resist anything new, continue doing what you ALWAYS do, because you’ve ALWAYS done it that way and you LIKE IT … Continue reading HOW TO KEEP F#CKING UP: THE TEN STEP PLAN