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How To Retain Your Creativity When You Work 9-5 Because Rent

During the weekdays, from 9-5:30, I am chained to a desk. Not a desk of my choosing to do work that makes me feel alive. I am chained to a desk doing very repetitive work that, as you can imagine, lacks in creativity. 398 more words

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Cooking Thanksgiving Dinner with Kids in the Kitchen (and I don't mean the "helpful" kind).

I love to cook and bake but ever since I’ve had kids it’s a past time that I’ve had to adapt (significantly).  Baking is pretty much out of the question because of concentration, precision, and timing.   703 more words

Real Life

Down to the Wire: My Daily Productivity Tool

On Monday I will be heading back to the office after a weeklong vacation away from the office. I took a stay-cation to clean up my apartment, spend some time with family and friends, and binge watch Breaking Bad on Netflix. 439 more words


A day in a life as a Mum, Stylist magazine style. 

Jeni, 34, lives with husband and son Joe 3, expecting 2nd child.

My alarm goes off…..
I wake up anywhere between 5:40 – 6:45 by the toddler, I haven’t set an alarm since he was born as I naturally wake up. 622 more words




W-worn out from Thanksgiving



I hope that I’m not alone in neglecting my writing. Instead of wasting time writing about my excuses, I created a new acronym from an old one. 83 more words


SEO and so what?

In my work as a technical editor working on marketing campaigns for new inventions, SEO is considered an important part of the job. I’m beginning to see how important it is to blogging, too. 1,379 more words

Having It All

I left you last week as I went off to have a word with my boys about good manners – and their continuing importance in the business world. 595 more words