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Wordless Wednesday

Thanks to everyone who stopped by Monday and Tuesday to celebrate my five-year blogging anniversary. generated the number 3, so… Congratulations Keli on winning the giveaway! I’ll be in touch soon!…

April 10, 2013
Life Mackenzie

Tuesday is for Trying Something New

Today was Mackenzie’s very first day in real day care. It went so much better than I expected — for both of us. Over the last couple of months I have waffled back and forth between wanting to go back to a regular job…

September 6, 2011
Life Work


Long before Mackenzie was born, I started planning for changes in my work life to accommodate a baby. And as self-centered as that may sound, that is really how I looked at it. My Life + Baby. But there is so much you can’t…

July 14, 2011

A Narrow Space

In August my full-time job was cut back to part-time, and I have to be honest. In spite of all of the writing I do on innovation and all of my trend-watching and market-watching, I was completely taken by surprise. I’m over that now,…

October 12, 2009

The Weariness of Midday

Many years ago when I was an intern, I found this quote by Dag Hammarskjold, wrote it on a sticky note, and posted it in my cubicle: “When the morning’s freshness has been replaced by the weariness of midday, when the leg muscles quiver…

September 4, 2009