A Thanksgiving Throwback

I don’t know about you, but when it comes to this upcoming Thanksgiving break, I’m comin’ in hot. So instead of writing something new today, I’m going to re-post something I wrote last Thanksgiving (even though it’s a little outdated). And no, it’s not about being grateful. Happy Thanksgiving and…

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BoJack Wisdom

My husband is going to make fun of me for this post. He had been trying to get me to watch BoJack Horseman since it came out. I resisted…until last week. And then I watched the entire first season. In one of the last episodes, BoJack asks the ghostwriter of…

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Celebrating Successes

It was a wonderful weekend, wasn’t it? I’ve known for quite some time that I don’t celebrate successes enough. It’s one of those things that I encourage others to do, but have trouble heeding my own advice. On Saturday, after getting a text from my sister-in-law that said, “GOODBYE TRUMP!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!”…

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Work it.

On Monday, while I was scrolling through my Instagram feed, three different posts from three different people I follow stopped me because they all had the same message. Peloton’s Robin Arzon (@robinnyc) said, “Don’t worry about if your work is being noticed. When your moves are big enough, they’re watching.”…

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Decisions, decisions

I’ve been consuming a lot of content about decision-making lately. From the newsletters I read to the podcasts I listen to, people are talking about the difficulty of making decisions in increasingly uncertain times. I’m no expert decision-maker. I agonize over some decisions all the time (hey, I was raised…

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FOMO, JOMO & ROSY

via GIPHY Here’s yet another COVID-related post for you. My husband and I were having socially-distanced drinks in our friends’ backyard over the weekend, and we were talking about our larger group of friends and all of the things they did together over the summer. Because my husband and I…

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Time without action

It’s clear that people are tired of living this pandemic lifestyle. They’re over the masks, the distancing, the staying at home. And I get it. I’m sick of it, too. But I’m committed to continuing to live this pandemic lifestyle because the situation hasn’t improved. In fact, where I am,…

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Beginners

I started a new job last week! As I was starting to learn the ropes, and then reflecting on my experience over the weekend, I thought about this blog. I wanted to write about how exhilarating/intimidating/exhausting/difficult it is to learn something new, and share that it’s important to cut ourselves…

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