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Podcast: Best Laid Plans

Habits life

On Purpose + A Quick Trip Back in Time

I am reading On Purpose by Tanya Dalton right now. It is making me more motivated to think about what aspects of my life I am actively choosing and what is just . . . happening. I spent an hour reading old posts from…

October 20, 2021
life Parenting

Brief Updates: Vero, Camp, Etc

1- Josh and I had a lovely time on our Vero trip. We stayed here and I would definitely recommend! It was not crowded though I am sure that may vary by season. We had perfect weather, planned together, and binge-watched a lot of…

October 19, 2021
Best Laid Plans

BLP Ep #64: Fall Planner Launches + Q&A

Another Monday, another BLP! I will be back tomorrow to talk a bit more about our weekend trip, which was really restorative and lovely for Josh + me as a couple as well as individuals. We already have our next one planned out (January!).…

October 18, 2021

Hi! Very Much Alive . . .

I am still alive! It was a rough week, thanks to my robust immune reaction to the COVID booster (perhaps added to by the flu shot I received in the other arm). In retrospect, since I have essentially had 3 doses of COVID antigen…

October 15, 2021
life Weekend

5 on a Weekend

Of course I got a migraine Thursday. (Because I announced how happy I was not to have had any this month yet? Perhaps!). So – in lieu of 5 on a Friday, here’s your 5 on a Weekend! 1- Fall Fabulousness Episode Every year…

October 9, 2021
Goals Habits life Planners

Goals Update . . .

I did order my 2022 PowerSheets for next year. I don’t consider PowerSheets to be a planner, even though there are some planner-like elements. I use them as an adjunct. I mostly use them at the end of each month / year / quarter…

October 7, 2021

Not a Real Estate Winner

Don’t ever take real estate advice from me. We sold our house in December 2019. It didn’t go well, from a financial standpoint. Zillow now shows our house — that no one seemed to want — as worth literally 2x more. 2x. I recognize…

October 6, 2021
Best Laid Plans Weekend

Episode 62: BLP x Gretchen Rubin

It was utterly thrilling to get to speak with Gretchen Rubin for the second time (she was on BOBW nearly 4 years ago – basically another era!). I love her books and almost never miss an episode of the podcast she cohosts with her…

October 4, 2021
Goals life Reading


YES, a new month. And I have higher hopes for this one. Our local case rates are coming down. The month contains only one call weekend for Josh, and none for me. We have a date night and a mini-getaway planned. AND, our weather…

October 1, 2021