Houses Aren’t Showplaces. They Are Workshops.

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.

Just Like Chicken

I thought it'd be fun to resurface this piece I wrote for 101 Great Ways to Improve Your Life in 2006. Still relevant. Slightly edited. Enjoy! Give up. Yes, give up trying to be something streamlined, tucked, professional, more of something, less of something. It’s over. It’s done. It’s so last year. Be yourself. All of … Continue reading Just Like Chicken