Bringing Your Whole Self

Lately my attention has been drawn to this concept of “bringing your whole self to work.”  It started, I think, with a particularly challenging day, at the end of which, I found myself frustrated with my not being “more professional.”  (The fact that I can’t even remember what exactly I did, likely means it wasn’t that…

She’s Single Again

So, yeah.  Those couple posts there where I bragged about how wonderful my new special someone was?  The nail polish, the flowers, the walks in the great outdoors?  Mr. Wonderful dumped me a week ago. Let’s recap, shall we?  Remember last week?  The week in which I broke a car with my face?  Yep.  I also had…

Of Course You Can

I was having a conversation with a friend the other day about life’s many challenges, and as I offered to do a thing for this person that might have made a challenge just a tad less challenging, the response was, “I can’t ask you to do that.”  I thought about this conversation later, and I…