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Making It Wrap-Up

Last night, my husband and I got caught up on Making It.  In case you haven't followed it, it's a crafting competition hosted by Amy Poehler and Nick Offerman.  I've loved every episode and am sad that Season 1 is already completed! If you haven't watched the finale yet, then don't read this post, because… Continue reading Making It Wrap-Up

Flying on the Wings of Your Dreams · Motivation


Yesterday was a great day, and I'm still digesting everything.  On Monday, my project manager emailed me, asking me if I felt comfortable doing a client presentation on Friday. I was definitely honored to be given the opportunity.  But I was also terrified.  I'm used to giving classes at work for safety topics, but I've… Continue reading Elation

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A Handmade Wedding

Good evening everyone!  It's a beautiful, sunny Saturday here in Texas, and I wanted to spend a little time catching up with you guys.  I've already been married a month now, which is a little surreal - we spent so much time and effort planning for this wedding, and it was over in an instant. … Continue reading A Handmade Wedding

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Wedding Procrastination Part 2: Craft Mania

I know it's only Monday, but is it Friday yet?  Most of my mental energy has been occupied by work and wedding planning.  But I've had some time to sneak in some crafting.  As usual, there is not any real kind of logic to what I'm doing and why.  And of course, right when I… Continue reading Wedding Procrastination Part 2: Craft Mania

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The Importance of Taking Time Outs

I'm the kind of person who thrives on discipline and routine.  Otherwise, I don't have motivation to complete my goals.  There are many times I don't really feel like running, for example, but I know I'll feel really guilty if I don't.  And so I run.  Or cleaning my house.  I'm never, like, "YAYYY I… Continue reading The Importance of Taking Time Outs