Thursday Thoughts

Hope’s school puts out a weekly newsletter entitled Thursday Thoughts…seemed appropriate for today’s post. I’m supposed to be working on actual work – it’s midyear forecasting time- but I just can’t focus. My entire day has been like that. Looked at some color matches, tasted some flavors, worked on timelines, updated some product files…but all very "fractured" tasks somehow. Nothing…

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Not exactly stellar

Today started out with a less than stellar parenting moment. Right off the bat, I'll admit that I am so NOT a morning person. I shouldn't even attempt to discipline before 9am. Here's what happened…. Hope brought a paper to me just before bed last night & asked me to "mark it up." Well, I did. With a red pen,…

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Home Improvement – chapter 1

So, we had this idea that we’d turn our monthly dinners into Home Improvement project days for the spring/summer. Along the lines of many hands make light work…y’know? Today was our day. The projects: rebuild the deck, paint the kitchen. The kitchen is done. I’m really pleased with how the chalkboard paint section turned out. I was a little worried…

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Fearless like that….

"I’m fearless like that…" – borrowing a line from Sandra Bullock’s character in the chick flick "Hope Floats." Why am I starting a blog? Because "I’m fearless like that…" So it’s not exactly true, but I like how it sounds. Why am I *really* starting a blog? Because I’ve read some great ones recently, and I’ve decided to stop wishing…

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