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life Parenting Weekend

Good Morning . . .

Thankfully the kids are still asleep (it’s 7 as I’m posting this!). AND I slept over 8 hours last night and already got to read, do my Headspace, etc. So I would consider this a very good start. Happy Saturday! Yesterday was interesting .…

June 12, 2021

5 on a Friday

1- Packed day follow up. I did, as many suggested, order takeout delivered to my desk. (Bringing lunch would also have worked, but I didn’t manage to do it!). Like some of you commented, I refuse to eat on camera. But I had a…

June 11, 2021
life Work


I have been writing about time off lately. Time off is amazing. Now that I am back in the swing of things, I am struck by how rushed my days are. Today, for example, I cannot really figure out when I will eat lunch.…

June 9, 2021

Mini-Trip Report: Hawk’s Cay in Duck Key

Our good friends are due with baby #3 and suggested a mini-vac away with us before their due date. My friend and I both really wanted to check out Hawk’s Cay, a really nice resort in the Keys known for its beautiful grounds and…

June 8, 2021
Best Laid Plans

Best Laid Plans: Plan Your Summer!

I love the idea of summer fun lists or “designing” one’s summer. Detailed in this episode is my list of things I’ve spent time mulling over that pertain to Summer 2021 (also known as Quintile #3)! Here’s the brief list version: 1- Camp Spreadsheet:…

June 7, 2021
life Planners

5 on a Friday

1- Planning Day! Well, planning half-day. I’m trying out one of the Organize 365 Workbox planning days (took the plunge + bought a box & Planning Day access)! Though I kind of envision my Work Box being converted to a Life Box (ie, work…

June 4, 2021
Planners Work

Time off: the proactive approach.

Time off. I have figured out after many years that NO ONE IS GOING TO ENCOURAGE YOU TO SCHEDULE TIME OFF. (This podcast ep reinforced that!) Also, I have learned that DAYS THAT LOOK WIDE OPEN NEVER STAY THAT WAY, the closer you get…

June 3, 2021
life Work

Rainbow Etc

The little things . . . I took C&G for an evening walk around the block yesterday. Our reward was a double rainbow! (The second one is faint in this photo but definitely was there IRL). Maybe it was a sign to get out…

June 2, 2021
COVID19 life Travel Weekend

Back! And happy!

Hi! I’m back. I really enjoyed the time off. A brief recap of the highlights . . . 1- Josh and I enjoyed a great 2-night stay in Captiva (west coast of FL, near Ft. Myers). It was about a 2.5 hour drive and…

June 1, 2021