Tides

Emotionally, feeling the bounce toward my typical push-pull life balance. Gaining perspective doesn't happen in a vacuum with all my sadness and grief under lockdown. Unfortunately grief is a process and there are no shortcuts. Tuesday mornings I have a standing 5:30 conference call with an east coast client. It is typically an energetic phone…

This, that, the other thing(s)

Kind of mish-mash post of things I have been meaning to write about and just have not had time to write and publish. Decluttering Efforts Continue Time just slips right by me these days. I have had a glorious 3 days working on my house, the various storage spaces, and yard, yet it seems like…

In with new, out with something else

It seems I am about to get a different car yet again. First and foremost, M and I are not frugalistas; we have zillions of ways to waste money and probably do so routinely without giving it a second thought. However, we are also very responsible with money. Big things like savings for retirement, HSA-funding,…

The best laid plans

Tuesdays I work from home, typically on my own private client work. But as has been happening the last few weeks, I also combine it with my need to get personal stuff done as well. Today it was gym, car to the dealership, Costco for some additional outdoor lighting and food, then an eye exam.…

In other news

What I anticipated might be another wild west Tuesday is shaping up to be quiet and productive day. I had a couple of early conference calls this morning, caught up on emails and returned phone calls, and all the little loose ends that needed to be tied up and completed. I love days like this…

One of those weeks

Allergies are murder right now. I have been taking sudafed to get through the days, and Monday I was desperate enough to purchase a package of 12 hour tablets, because I was at Costco and that was all they had. Tuesday morning I took one at 7 a.m. and had a zoom-Zoom-ZOOM day (i.e., I…