Consumed by the kids, Kristen, work, Christmas and a host of other pressing duties, needs and interests, I have not blogged much at all here recently. Nor prowled around the blogosphere reading other people’s stuff either. But Herself and herself’s mom went out to the movies tonight, so after I put the kids to bed […]
I come into the living room this morning and hear David singing a cheery little song — "We’re upside down, we’re upside down, we’re up – side – dooown." Then I see he’s hung the Velcro-footed figures from the cloth nativity set his MM got him from the roof of the stable. All except the […]
Not sure whether this is a great book or bad book — from a "literary" perspective (there are lots of Robert Fulghum crossed with Robert Bly moments but it is in the end bits of both and neither), but I know I’ve enjoyed reading it tremendously (a single day read, no less!) and found myself […]
Jill Geisler writing for Poynter’s Leading Lines newsletter argues in favor of making lunch — a real, genuine lunch away from the desk and maybe over a table with some colleagues — a part of the workday again. I agree wholeheartedly. Good for the mind, the body, the spirit and good the job as well.