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Maybe Progress

Photo by Michele Venne This has been a week where I wonder, did I make any progress? I understand baby steps and focusing on a project until it's done and clearing tasks from a list... and even if those things are done, but there are still steps to take and more...

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A Break

Photo by Michele Venne For the first time in 5 months, I get a workday off! Actually, it's mostly 3 days. And, of course, I promptly filled the time. Today, I splurged on some self-care. Tomorrow, I'll connect with people I haven't seen for a while. Two of them are...

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Choices

Photo by Michele Venne Some wise person pointed out the obvious when they said, "When you say yes to one thing, you say no to countless other things." I said yes to more clients. That automatically put a giant "no" on other things I could do with my time. I'm not...

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Two Steps Forward, One Step Back

Photo by Michele Venne It's been a while since I've felt budding momentum ripped out from under me. If I was able to not let outside circumstances affect my inner landscape, my life would be very different. Though I understand this ability, I've yet to come anywhere...

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Project Completion

Photo by Michele Venne After six months, I finally finished Building Fluency: Math Practice! I used about half the problems in the book from sheets of paper I kept from when I was in the classroom. The rest I created to fulfill my purpose for the book (lots of...

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First friday

Photo by Michele Venne The first Friday of 2022 feels like I'm embarking on a voyage! A friend picked "Venture" for her word of the year. I think that might apply to many of us, especially after the last couple of years... Fates willing, I won't look like this pirate...

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