A Dance Between Stress & Sanity

I struggle with my new promotion – both with the politics and expectations.  I’ve posted a smidge before on the lack of clarity regarding my allowances vs. responsibilities and the unfortunate clash between the two.  What I haven’t written about is the personal expectations. My boss works very hard.  He really does, and I don’t […]

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Office Politics #No

I am a genuine person.  If you are being awesome, I tell you.  If you suck, I tell you.  I believe that transparency is so important in this world both as a time-saver and a courtesy.  If I am doing something wrong, I would like to know as soon as possible.  I can correct it […]

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Ten Years

Well, I received an invitation to go to my ten year high school reunion today. Yup, that happened.  Ten years. I’m starting to feel like a dinosaur here. We were talking about ten year reunions the other day at work, actually.  One of my coworkers, Katie, is up for hers as well.  She was saying […]

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I’ve Got Sunshine!!!

Let nobody claim a little good weather cannot lift a girl out of Gloom City. I have Junior Mints.  I am listening to the Beach Boys.  Most importantly: on today, February 23rd, it is 64-degrees outside. I may just be on a little slice of Cloud Nine.   *I am completely unable to turn down […]

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Checking In

Sometimes, my blog feels like a bed.  A big, cushy, soft bed with a lovely quilt and it smells like lavender and more than anything in the world I just want to stop everything and flop down on top of it.  Exhale.  Let my aching muscles settle for a moment.  Just… not… do… things. Today […]

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