Category Archives: Perfectionism

Lift. Pull. Flop.

Have you ever read “The Missing Piece Meets the Big O” by Shel Silverstein? It’s basically about a triangle shaped piece that tries to fit into a Pac Man shaped piece so he could roll along with Pac Man. But … Continue reading

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Delight in Disorder

Here’s a little something something I thought you might enjoy for Valentine’s Day. It’s a poem by 17th century clergyman and poet Robert Herrick. (Before you roll your eyes and yawn, don’t let his clergyman status fool you… his poems … Continue reading

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Disclaimer 2014: Imperfection is the New Awesome

I’ve come to the conclusion that the reason I was able to write every single day in November for NaBloPoMo (National Blog Posting Month) was only slightly related to the fact that I had made a commitment to do it. … Continue reading

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10 Things I Don’t Want You to Know About Me

I have a confession. After I posted my “Do Not Be A Perfect Mom” post last October, I noticed that somebody I don’t know commented on it in a Facebook thread and a) said that I would drive her crazy … Continue reading

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Do Not Be A Perfect Mom

I brought a book into the shower with me a few days ago, and I think it may have changed my life. I’ve had a copy of Wreck This Journal by Keri Smith for nearly four years, and for a … Continue reading

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