I am sitting here with my mind racing. I work remotely (from home) 60% of my schedule. I am in the office the other 40% (2 days). I am spared much of the inner office turmoil and drama. Two years ago my employer hit a serious cash flow crisis which resulted in a major restructure … Continue reading The grass isn’t always greener
Disclaimer: The views in this post are mine alone and based on my personal, very subjective experience. This is not to criticize the experience of my childhood or members of my biological family. I have been married for 5 years. We have two children between us and one from my husband's first marriage. Deciding it … Continue reading His, mine, or ours? Why I struggle with sharing money.
I recently attended a preschool birthday party for a child in my daughter’s class. It was lovely, age appropriate and fun. The following night I had a dream that it was the day of my own child’s birthday party and at 4 or 5 pm she had one friend over playing. In my dream I … Continue reading What do these dreams mean?
Snow was falling fast. Heavy, wet flakes covering us. I have eluded in other posts that we recently purchased and moved into a new home. I call this home my 1986 dream home, not only in honor of the year it was built but also to pay homage to the original rose porcelain toilet, sink … Continue reading Healing the 100 year old Apple Tree
This is a wonderful graphic I came across on snowcrablove In the natural world, crabs and other crustaceans grow through the process of molting. If you google the word molt it will give you this definition: "(of an animal) shed old feathers, hair, or skin, or an old shell, to make way for a new … Continue reading Physical signs of the metaphysical: Life transformation
I posted a few days ago about the closing of one chapter and a new one beginning now that my daughter is in full-time preschool. Yesterday was the first day of school and the first day in three-plus years that I have been alone while working from home. When I went outside to check the … Continue reading A visit from my spirit animal
I was born in the summer of 1977. This was the summer terrorized by the Son of Sam, the NYC blackout, the CIA releasing documents revealing it had engaged in mind control experiments, Studio 54 and disco were all the rage, and the second wave feminist movement was allowing women to view their options in a … Continue reading Parties aside: Why we NEED a female president