should be a law

It should be a law that no one has to work more than four days a week. I think it would do wonders for morale and productivity. Not to mention family life. This Monday will be my second day off in the new schedule and I am loving it. How could you not? I’m so thankful that I’m able to do this. Last Monday my … Continue reading should be a law

who needs solid food?

This is my child, not eating. We’ve tried rice cereal, oatmeal, applesauce and bananas so far. In varying temperatures, mixed with the fruit, plain, with a spoon, with my finger, in a bowl, straight from the booster tray, did the airplane trick, etc. Nothing works. She doesn’t care one iota about eating solids. She sees the food coming her way and clamps her mouth shut … Continue reading who needs solid food?

not sure if I’ve mentioned this…

But I tend to bore easily. With some things, not all. And sometimes its not just boredom, it’s being incredibly antsy and restless. Yesterday was a prime example. I thought I was going to explode from monotony and splatter all over the spreadsheet I was working on. All.Day.Long. But I reminded myself how fortunate I was during these crazy times to have a job that … Continue reading not sure if I’ve mentioned this…

new schedule

I suppose I ought to eat a bite or two of crow in this post. I didn’t think it would happen but I have finally busted through mass amounts of reluctance and red tape and have gotten my work schedule changed! Starting the week of February 16th I will be working only four days a week. Every week. I am so excited about this and … Continue reading new schedule

inopportune times

You know when you’re driving somewhere and you’re zoned out to the road noise or the radio, just lettin’ the noggin have its way, thoughts just coming and going with no restrictions or qualifications. And then you think of something really ingenious or witty or hilarious and you say “EUREKA!” out loud but you can’t write it down because you are driving for one and you … Continue reading inopportune times