I am one week away from a two-week summer break. Needless to say, I am looking forward to it. The night-owl I am will enjoy sleeping in a bit, to slow down the pace and hopefully recharge my battery a little bit. I expect a couple of friends to visit although nothing is confirmed yet.… Continue reading One Week Away
For some time now, I have known I needed something new in my life. So I am leaving "the old" behind and taking a step forward into the unknown. You see, I have a choice: I can use my skills, my gift, to help someone's pockets OR I can use my skills to help someone’s… Continue reading Invest in Your Talent
I dropped off the face of the Earth for a couple days. By choice but not coerced; I had to work. What should have taken no more than 4 hours took 20, and when that was done, I had another deadline to meet. I am zapped! What do I have to show all the work… Continue reading Little Else but Work
Is that not the boyscouts' motto? I usually get ready for the week on Sunday. I do my clean, I do laundry, and I cook so I can prepare meals in 10 minutes instead of an hour on weekdays. I think this is a must for working mothers. The job of a woman is never… Continue reading Always Be Prepared
Knowing everything must be a nice place to be in. If you listen, you will figure out a lot of people think there are there. My patience and tolerance are tested. I struggle to keep calm, but below the external veneer, I seethe with a slow burning anger and retorts that are better left unsaid.… Continue reading Wisdom is Quiet and Ignorance is Loud
This week has been a busy one. There is a birthday bash tomorrow and I am looking forward to some down time. No interruption, only myself to take care of... It sounds like a marvellous idea. It seems I am often seeking the peaceful haven of solitude. I am only trying to enjoy my peace.… Continue reading Looking Forward to the Weekend
I lost two hours today. Honestly, I started working right after lunch and I came up for air only at 3 o'clock and wondered how two hours went by without me doing what I had to do... and I never stopped working! Actually, many people were after me... I continuously got calls, instant messages, and… Continue reading Where Did the Time Go?