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  • life

    Appreciating the Little Things

    I loved Kristen’s post from yesterday, which she entitled “On really, truly enjoying things.” Am I great at enjoying things alllllllll the time? No. Are there times where I’m just in a mood and…

    April 11, 2024
  • Work

    (My Personal) Rules for Call

    It’s a call week! I am hoping I can continue the attitude I had in January — that was one of the busiest weeks I can remember but I did really well managing my…

    March 12, 2024
  • life Reading

    5 on a Friday: Random Assortment Edition

    1- “ANYWAYS . . . ” — I recently noticed that everyone (not just my tween . . .) is saying “anyways.” It came up in conversation with a millennial colleague and sounded very…

    January 26, 2024
  • Catching Up

    Weekend Overview We (me + all 3 kids) saw Mean Girls (2024 musical version). It was fun to see Tina Fey reprise her role, and some elements of the original DID need updating. At…

    January 23, 2024
  • Reading

    Onstage vs Backstage

    Today was a very on stage day! I did the school presentation (I think it went well! If you’re here from school checking out this site today – HI!), then 2 BOBW recordings, then…

    January 18, 2024
  • life

    5 on a Friday: New Year Edition

    5 podcast episodes I LOOOOVED listening to for that fresh start feeling (and because I am endlessly fascinated by other people’s goals lists!): 1- Happier: 24 in 2024!! Always enjoy hearing what is on…

    January 5, 2024
  • life

    Organizing + Outsourcing

    I received a question via the BOBW Patreon this morning that made me think: why haven’t I outsourced organizing/decluttering our home? I also have been thinking about outsourcing in general, because over winter break…

    January 4, 2024
  • Craving a day . . .

    I am really really craving a day OFF. One thing I am really committed to doing in 2024 is more intentional scheduling for my podcast/etc work. I do think I’ve done a great job…

    November 29, 2023
  • Fitness life

    Mindset Shifts

    CALL It’s my last call week of 2023! When I found out (like, in August 2022) that I’d be covering Thanksgiving I had some initial disappointment but then realized that a) this means I…

    November 21, 2023