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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Okay, Universe, I’m Listening.

I think the universe is trying to tell me something. On Saturday, we had a Christmas gathering with our best friends.  We peppered them with gifts and love, and they fed us and did the same.  One of the things I received was a custom curated bag from my friend with crystals and herbs and […]

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for the love of a dollar

I’ve mused often what I would do with a large burst of money.  The conversation came up once here at work, and I felt immediately guilty because I was one of very few who did not immediately jump up and say I’d give it all to charity.  I’m not sure if that makes me greedy, […]

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Vigor

It takes strength of mind and spirit to wake up in the morning when you are plagued by depression.  Things that come easily to most people – getting out of bed, cooking dinner, exercising – don’t come easily to me.  I always feel like I’m climbing a mountain.  Some days, I want to do everything […]

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