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  • Planners

    G (and me) at 10 months

    First, some announcements: 1) WordPress conversion / blog makeover is underway!  I am excited to have finally invested in this project.  I don’t know exactly how long it will take, but I suspect that…

    October 10, 2018
  • Planners

    weekend report / hot Monday

    I’m off today, and was really looking forward to it until about 11 pm when Josh informed me that our A/C is broken.  Gahhh!  I am currently sweating while drinking coffee and wondering when…

    October 8, 2018
  • Planners

    Time Tracking Thoughts

    Yesterday was a day off from work and it was a really fantastic day! Some various thoughts gleaned from time tracking: 1) UKT = “Unstructured Kid Time”, and it’s plentiful and sometimes difficult.  Those…

    October 4, 2018
  • Planners

    Weekend Planning + More

    I love all of your requests and ideas on Monday’s post!  For posterity, the list of suggested topics includes: 1) Planning techniques (whew!  I am glad this is a hit since it is one of…

    October 3, 2018
  • Planners


    Hi. It is a new month.  I have high hopes and big plans for October, though I will say a lot will ride on whether G continues to sleep better.  I just know that…

    October 1, 2018
  • Planners

    the flip side

    Of course, after I wrote the previous post filled with despair, we had a truly lovely weekend.   A laundry list of good things: 1) I have been using a sticker chart for the…

    September 11, 2018
  • Goals Planner Review Planners

    Quintile Report: Q3 recap!

    As you may remember, I divided 2018 into Quintiles (details here) for the purpose of goal-setting and breaking up what I anticipated would be a challenging year (um, definitely correct).   I will admit…

    August 30, 2018
  • Planners

    Epic Journey, Completed

    I have so many thoughts about our trip, but also so much jet lag and work lag and really, every kind of lag there is to think about. Re-entry has not been pretty. But…

    August 16, 2018