Almost three years ago to the day, I asked my son what I should do for Day 5 of a 100 day creative challenge. He said, “Draw sheep.” I cringed because I always believed myself to have had zero skill at drawing. But, as a mom, I aim to please and be a good role … Continue reading Selling Yourself Short?
I'm a big fan of a clean house. Especially when it's my own. But sometimes having a clean house is out of reach. Like when...I still haven't recovered from the 7-year-old birthday party at the house last weekend...or our living room is a staging area for the garage sale on Saturday...or, frankly, we just can't … Continue reading Houses Aren’t Showplaces. They Are Workshops.
I remember a time when random worries only drifted into my mind when I was idle. It was usually the big stuff like who I would marry or my perfect career path. I'd go for a run, watch a movie, or phone a friend and the worry would dissipate. Until I had a baby seven … Continue reading Worried That You Worry Too Much? You’re So Human!
(above) A good laugh from momtastic.com - 17 Hide and Seek Fails This is the first summer that I have not been working full time since I had my son seven years ago. Believe it or not, it's not easy to shift out of a high-octane, corporate energy. Lucky, I have a high-octane family to … Continue reading Wanna Clean? Play Hide and Seek