Good Intentions and What You’re Worth

Is your worth in what you do? Remember when the pandemic shutdown first started?  A friend wrote that it takes 28 days to build a habit, and she was going to start building some new ones, some better habits.  I said, “That’s a great perspective–I’m all over that!”  Well, it’s been more than 28 days. …

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Uncertainty and Weariness

Uncertainty.  Unlike hand sanitizer, disinfecting wipes, or even toilet paper…it’s the one commodity of which there seems to be an abundant supply lately. I’m remembering a line from an old song:  “Oh soul, are you weary and troubled?” I think lots of folks are at least somewhat weary, and maybe a bit troubled.  Uncertainty is…

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Updated Update on Closures

Social distancing can make you feel–well, distant!  It certainly doesn’t feel social.  It feels like you’re avoiding people, which you are.  Some folks may be just fine with that.  Others miss being able to get together with friends and family.  I haven’t been able to hug my grandbabies in FOREVER…well, for weeks anyway. I actually…

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Update on Closures

While we’re waiting I hate to wait…which is why it’s probably good for me!  If something’s weak, you’re supposed to challenge it.  I guess impatience is challenged by waiting, learning to endure.  We’re just 14 days into this quarantine–if you remember from my last post, I said it takes 28 days to build a habit. …

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Quarantine and Social Distancing

Quarantine and Social Distancing Well, I’ve never done a pandemic before–how about you? In the midst of this craziness, what do you turn to for sanity?  What things or activities help you cope?  I think it helps to have a routine.  It lends a sense of “normalcy” to life–and that’s a welcome thing right now!…

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