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Survival Mode — Seriously

I am getting beyond the point where I can handle this. We are in survival mode here in St. Louis. The street in front of my house, which is normally cleared once an hour during storms (much more than most … Continue reading

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Challenges Galore and Day 1 #Unprocessed update

So besides the UnProcessed Food challenge, I’ve found 2 other challenges I want to do: This one starts October 3. I’ve been thinking I need to read that book again to be more disciplined, and it really helped me to … Continue reading

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Does it count as Day 2 if you don’t read the book?

Man today was a crazy day.  Cassatt got sick again last night, so I took him to the doctor–which left me with 15 minutes of at-home time during preschool.  Needless to say, I did not get anything done. So tonight … Continue reading

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MDL2: Starting over

Well, I haven’t blogged really since I finished 21 Days to a More Disciplined Life .  And, well, my life has gotten much less disciplined.  I spend way too much time on Facebook, and not enough time or energy on getting … Continue reading

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21 Day Challenge: Day 18

Today’s theme is “embrace your strengths.”  Wow. I don’t usually think about my strengths, much less embracing them.  I think about weaknesses, where I am lacking.  So, at the risk of bragging, I will list some of my strengths:

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21 Day Challenge: Day 17

Day 17 is subtitled “Stop Comparing yourself To Others.” Once again a very timely chapter. I just had a talk with my sister-in-law. With 3 active kids at home and an active teaching job, her life is busy.  Yet she … Continue reading

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21 Day Challenge: Day 16

Day 16 tackles procrastination, again. The theme is to tackle the most dreaded task first. Whether that is the hardest or the least interesting, if it has to be done, do that one first. That is a lesson so easily … Continue reading

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