Category Archives: Reading

GIVEAWAY! Autographed copy of Better Than Before by Gretchen Rubin

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“Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going.” ― Jim Ryun Guess what? Gretchen Rubin was in town last week. I went to her reading of Better Than…

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59 Languages spoken

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Some time you have to let go of your dream and help others fulfill theirs. This is something I have come to learn. I found another article that takes me back to…

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The Restaurant Critic’s Wife Meets Pasta

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L, a great colleague, handed me the book The Restaurant Critic’s Wife by Elizabeth LaBan. L informed me that I had to toss my ridiculous rule out the window and read the…

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Unlimited Vacation Days

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I have never been very good about using all my vacation time. I feel guilty both about not maintaining work/life balance and for burdening my co-workers when I’m away.  We’re moving to…

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When will there be time

I just finished listening to  Laura Vanderkam Ted Talk . I saved this as it reminds me to never give up MY hour a day   I schedule an hour for myself in the morning it is non negotiable. I always ask … Continue reading

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