Category Archives: Navel Gazing (and I Don’t Mean Oranges)

2017 Resolutions

So it’s de rigeur these days to call them “intentions” instead of “resolutions,” but I’m sticking with “resolution” because I like the sound of the word “resolve.” Only a few, and along the same themes as I always do, but … Continue reading

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2016 Year in Review

1. What did I do in 2016 that I’ve never done before? I took the Louisiana bar exam. Which was my third bar exam, but my first (and last!) attempt at the Louisiana one specifically. THANK. GOD. 2. Did you keep … Continue reading

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Dinners-Revisited

I wanted to revisit our conversation about taking dinner down a notch in the name of improved mental health, and how that’s going.  However, I cannot fail to recognize the latest news.  This week we have the live-streamed deaths of … Continue reading

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Suck it, Cheryl

So lately I do exercises in the house, if I haven’t had a chance to run in a while.  Wall sit, burpees, jumping jacks, high knees, mountain climbers, lift my little 5lb weights, do a barre video, lunges, some yoga … Continue reading

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2016 Resolutions

I began this draft of Resolutions in December and forgot all about it, and am pleased to say I have already made some progress on most of these! Read for pleasure, and don’t feel guilty about it.  Progress so far: very … Continue reading

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