Books, Deep thoughts

Catastrophizing/ “Is it true?”& Plan B thinking

As I walked on the treadmill last night (looking for opportunities to up my step count AND somewhat frantically trying to finish my audiobook which expires TODAY and is on hold for other people i.e. not available for renew!!), I heard some really great insights. This section of the book is geared toward parents/ students, but the advice is universal!…

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Life

A day’s report card

Yesterday felt like a weird mix of successes and failures, so I decided to grade myself and see how it looks on paper. Morning Routine = B It was okay, but not GREAT great, hence a B. I have developed a bad habit of grabbing my phone when my alarm goes off at 5:30 and scrolling around making the rounds…

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Wisdom

Wisdom Wednesday- Don’t wish your life away….

Last night as he was getting ready for bed, Asher said, “Ughhhh it’s only Tuesday!! Why can’t it just be Friday already?” I asked him why, and he said, “Well, school days are just more boring and I want it to be the weekend already.” I replied as my Mom used to say to me all the time, “DON’T WISH…

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Books, COVID

Audiobooks, Germs, This is Us- in no particular order

3 random things on my mind…. 1. Audiobooks vs. Podcasts I mentioned last week I’ve been listening to The Self-Driven Child on audiobook (checked out from the library app). On the whole, the book has improved I think quite a bit and it’s actually turning out to be pretty good. I used to listen to audiobooks all the time, but…

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Holidays

Happy Valentine’s Day

Happy Valentine’s Day, everyone! I’m not really big into V-Day, honestly. It’s nice and all, but I don’t get too excited about it either way. If it didn’t exist, I don’t think I would really care. 🙂 But, it does exist, so we acknowledge it a little bit. With the amount we go all out for Christmas, it literally takes…

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