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one day at a time . . .

The time change has thrown me for a loop, as always.  I am probably one of the few people that would rather spring forward than fall back.  I end up having trouble staying up until 9 pm (which was formerly 10), and children rising…

November 5, 2018

Q4 recap & Q5 goals

Quintile #4 is over tomorrow (reminder of my “Quintile system” for 2018, and here was the recap of Q3).  So much happened in these past two months that I apparently never took the time to do a goals post!  Oops. September was kind of…

October 31, 2018

coming up: changes + transitions

I’ll stop vagueblogging and cut to the chase: We are moving closer to my job. our pool that won’t be ours much longer Josh will be starting a new job in January at the same health system where I currently work, and it doesn’t…

October 29, 2018
Planner Review Planners

Planner Review #3: Golden Coil

Golden Coil planners caught my eye last year, when they launched on Kickstarter.  GC is a planner company run by two sisters, Trisha and Michelle Zemp.  I started seeing their Instagram ads early on (effective targeting, huh) and was struck by the beautiful colors…

October 26, 2018

reflections + forward motion

2019 is 2 months away, but I’m already thinking about it. Quintile 5 — as I have defined it — is one week away, and the theme for this Quintile is reflection.  I may dislike Halloween (I know, I’m such a curmudgeon) but I…

October 24, 2018

weekend / odds & ends

I owe you all a planner review. Or perhaps we’ll just call it a break (after all, I don’t want to overload you all!) and resume on Friday. After today’s day off, I am entering a call week.  Considering the discussion after my last…

October 22, 2018

EMAIL ANGST / touch it once!

As I mentioned, I ordered How to Break Up with Your Phone in an impulsive flurry the other day.  The title — and its promise — was just too good for me to ignore. (I am going to be sad if it was just a…

October 17, 2018