Getting it done…

Had I known back in November what my workload at the office was going to look like this month (and next…) I probably wouldn’t be heading off on vacation in a few short days.

I know work won’t fall apart without me, and that things will get done when they’ll get done… but when I’m in the thick of the rush, the deadlines, the stress… it certainly feels like what I’m doing is incredibly important. And like I’m the only one who can do it.

Ha! I have to stop and laugh at myself a little. But perspective and balance seem very far away right now. Continue reading


a.o.k. gets a makeover

Every time I decide that I want to start exercising more regularly, I get the urge to go shopping and jazz up my work out wardrobe.

Maybe this is a weird blog version of the same sickness. Or maybe I just like to change things up every now and then.

Whatever the reason, I’ve decided to give a.o.k. a facelift.

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