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Archive for June, 2013

A Good Reminder

Friday, June 28th, 2013

THERE’S A HOLE IN MY SIDEWALK Autobiography in Five Short Chapters By Portia Nelson   Chapter One I walk down the street. There is a deep hole in the sidewalk. I fall in. I am lost …. I am helpless. It isn’t my fault. It takes forever to find a way out.   Chapter Two […]

Home Depot Grand Re-Opening: A Hammer and a Tale

Monday, June 24th, 2013

This is a sponsored post by me on behalf of The Home Depot.     My husband is a Home Depot junkie. Not so much because he’s a tool guy (although there is hope), but because as a tile contractor, he must make multiple trips to Home Depot weekly for supplies and such. If ever […]

Work/Life Balance: When Your Body Doesn’t Agree

Friday, June 21st, 2013

I’ve gone from day to day. First it’s Memorial Day and then the last week of school for the kids, and it all happened in the burst of seconds it took to write this sentence. Each day is a net I try to escape to just enjoy, relax a little, without being encircled and trapped. […]

Fire Eater

Tuesday, June 11th, 2013

  She stands by the window, internally pacing. Not gazing, not daydreaming, but watching for something, waiting for it to happen. The yard’s bright, that San Diego blinding yellow and from the side, I see my daughter’s eyes flick over the trampoline and scan the crowded, weedy dirt bank she loves to climb. She’s not […]