Overwhelmed

This isn't the post I was planning to write this week; but life happened, and here we are. As I mentioned in my post on procrastination, there are times when everything I'm thinking about just becomes too much. The past week or two has definitely been one of those phases for me.

Someday…But Not This Day!

The Life of a Serial Procrastinator Procrastination is a popular topic for self-help gurus. Lately, it seems like everywhere I look, there's a new book or blog post or TED Talk dedicated to tackling the procrastination problem once and for all. The other day, I made the mistake of saving a spoof anti-procrastination motivational quote …

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That’s Me in the Spotlight

Thoughts on Performance Anxiety Once upon a time, in a decade long, long ago, I was a competitive figure skater (OK, it wasn't that long ago, but it certainly feels that way to me). Even though it has been many years since I laced up my skates and stepped onto the ice, I can still …

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Let It Go, Let It Go. . .

Rethinking Social Comparisons This past week, I took Little Man to his first music class through our park district. Lately, he's been acting a bit shy when I take him to new places, so I really wasn't sure what to expect. I know he likes music, though, and he does the cutest head-bobbing when he's …

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