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My Eclectic Mess — An Update of Sorts

  Contrary to what this blog may have proven so far, I'm a thinker.  I sit.  I ponder.  Hours go by.  And, by the end of it, someone is usually starving.  I've had a lot of thoughts about items to share -- none of which merit their own post.  So, stick your fingers in your… Continue reading My Eclectic Mess — An Update of Sorts

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On Jumping Over Hurdles, and Falling With (on Your) Dignity

  Track is a sport of self-motivation.  Though, technically, you run against other racers, it's really you against yourself -- Can you force yourself to do a little better?  Last a little longer?  Go a little faster?  I ran track for eight years. It was one big party in grade school, but when I got to high school the… Continue reading On Jumping Over Hurdles, and Falling With (on Your) Dignity

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Forget Resolutions. Let’s Talk Deadlines.

In my house, the tell-tale sign of a new year approaching is directly correlated to the increasing number of Post-it's and gum wrappers lying around covered with "dates to remember."  Yes, it's time to buy a new calendar.  For many, it's also the prime season to get organized and take charge of LIFE for the coming year. I'm… Continue reading Forget Resolutions. Let’s Talk Deadlines.