New Year’s Eve: A Reflection

I cannot believe my wall calendar, with its alert, perky brindle-haired Chihuahua looking up at me, had the nerve to tell me that today is December 31st. What? NO, NO, NO. It can’t be. I feel like I was just bathing suit shopping for the Spring last week. Only a few days ago, I was…

2013 in Review: Thanks, WordPress!

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2013 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. This blog was viewed about 5,400 times in 2013. If it were a NYC subway train, it would take about 5 trips to carry that many people. Click here to…

First Publication of 2013!

Surprise! An article I wrote about following-through on New Year’s Resolutions was picked up by the school’s blog! Woohoo! Since I cannot post a direct link, here’s a copy/paste of the article: *************** 2013: Easy Game Plans for Positive Change It’s that time of year again: time to shake off bad habits and resolve to…

Assignment for work.

Amidst the holiday break, the Director in my department sat down with the leadership team and asked us about our professional and personal goals for 2013. Most of us had very similar ambitions professionally [e.g. move up!] and only slight diversity in our personal goals – weight loss, run a marathon, go vegan, etc. It…