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July 30, 2011


Knowing your limits is priceless. Stretching your limits is pretty damn expensive. — Me It seems that this week’s theme was limits. We are faced with them daily.  Some  don’t trouble us because we know we’ll never reach them. Others test us constantly. If you’re a parent, your limits are constantly being stretched in more […]

To Oz & Back Again

January 12, 2011


This post has sat midst memories and worn luggage receipts for overweight bags. The trip was busy and hectic as we were living out of hotels the entire time. Even though we’ve been back for several months, there are some nagging impressions that I can’t get out of my mind. I don’t know that my […]

The Joys of Fresh Ground Coffee

January 9, 2011


The hubby and I love our coffee.  We really loved sharing a latte back in Australia.  Those Aussies really make a nice coffee in Melbourne.  Heck, we picked up a pound of awesome coffee in Queensland too. We bought a coffee grinder and started grinding our own beans a few days ago.  If you like […]

Killer Productivity Combo: Evernote & Dropbox

January 5, 2011


This killer combo evolved for me over a few months. I mention it today because it came up in a conversation this morning and by some strange alignment, Peter Shankman (@petershankman) tweeted: “If you use a computer and don’t use @dropbox and @evernote, you’re working too hard for not enough gain.” I totally agree! I […]

2011: Doing, Finish, Being

January 3, 2011


As a fan of Chris Brogan, I was quick to catch on to his three words idea instead of resolutions. I was never a fan of resolutions. I’d break them by Jan 2 and then feel guilty the rest if the year. No, the idea of having three words to reflect on gives you some […]

The Smack down: Mouth Hunger vs. Stomach Hunger

August 21, 2010


Overeating seems to be such a common problem. Like the common cold, it also seems to be the toughest to beat. I'm still learning after decades of diets, that you just need to find your groove and resolve your attitude towards those things that are eating you emotionally...