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When The Excavator Shows Up At Your Door.

    It is 6 AM and I take a peaceful walk in the garden. I look to see if the beautiful zucchini plants have left another gift. Lots of volunteer tomato plants have popped up crowding out the coveted … Continue reading

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Are You a Dream Crusher?

I strategically picked out a spot at my daughter’s swim team practice. It was at the end of a long bench that allowed for optimal back support, unobstructed views of practice, and was isolated enough that I could read a … Continue reading

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Why Not Be The Voice in the Room?

“What’s right isn’t always popular. What’s popular isn’t always right. ~ Howard Cosell It was seventh grade and he was the most popular teacher at our school. There was overcrowding in my grade; we had 6 seventh grade classes. Over … Continue reading

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Transforming Old Dreams Into New Visions

I walked into the Asian store in town to pick up supplies to make pad Thai and a curry. My daughter went off to explore the exotic candies. I have always been grateful for this store in a land that … Continue reading

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The Intersection of Perfectionism and Procrastination

 For the past several years (I can’t bring myself to count how many), I have been at this crossroads of procrastination and perfectionism.  Have you been there? It is a very busy intersection because we get stuck there. I know … Continue reading

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