Category Archives: Blogging and/or Writing

A Success Story

~ Once upon a time… I started feeling a little overwhelmed. To be more specific, “once upon a time” was Wednesday, March 13th. To an everyday observer browsing through my electronic calendar to precisely that day – this abundant flood … Continue reading

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Where Am I?

I looked down to notice the tag of my underwear sticking out. I know, TMI. BUT… Putting my underwear on inside out and backwards is really only the icing on the cake of how balance seems to be teetering lately … Continue reading

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Where Did the Busy Week Go? {Edition 6}

Where did the busy week go? Well, all I can say is that the beginning of the week felt like 4 days fit into one! Here is what that picture looks like: Plane image credit here. A weekend of preparation. … Continue reading

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The Busy, On-the-Go Momma’s Guide to Everyday Facebook Frustrations

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A Real Life – Take Two.

The other day I spent hours upon hours trying to write the perfect post.* I read and re-read. I crafted a flawless sentence and then scrapped the very same sentence. I smiled at my thoughts, and then moments later would … Continue reading

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Dr. Jekyll and Mrs. Run-and-Hyde

~ Oh, what a beautiful Mornin’. Oh, what a beautiful day. I’ve got a beautiful feelin’, everything’s goin’ my way. ~ From the 1955 Musical ‘Oklahoma’ Earlier (very earlier) Today It is 5:30 a.m. (Yes – a.m., NOT p.m.) and … Continue reading

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Stick-to-it-ness and Overwhelming-itis

Interesting note about this post: I almost “quit” it – yes, it almost never got published. (In fact it posted a day later then intended.) Was it worth it to “stick through it” to the end? Should I have just … Continue reading

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Assumptions and Reflections

“Begin challenging your own assumptions. Your assumptions are your windows on the world. Scrub them off every once in awhile, or the light won’t come in.” ~ Alan Alda Assumptions Do you ever find yourself assuming you know exactly who … Continue reading

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Conversations with Myself

View looking out of my home office OK, Kate. Don’t freak out. Keep calm. Yes, you have a lot to do. Yes, you have a lot on your plate. But stay positive. You can do it! Oh, my goodness… no … Continue reading

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Asking for Help

I need your help. Yet, I’m not very good at asking for help. In fact, most of the time occasionally, when people do try to help me, I may go as far as to take offense. I know this is … Continue reading

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