Category Archives: Simplifying

April: No New Things

Over the past month or so I’ve been feeling an ever-increasing sense of overwhelm with no obvious cause. Sure, work has been a little busier than usual, and a little more stressful, but not enough to cause this feeling I’ve … Continue reading

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Conquer Lingering Tasks

Like many people, I have absolutely no trouble starting projects. I get inspired by an idea, buy all the supplies and dive in full of confidence. Sometimes, if the project is short or free of complications, that inspiration carries me through … Continue reading

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New Routines

Part of my inspiration for this post was discovering the My Morning Routine blog, so check it out if you find this topic interesting. Last fall was a season of upheaval for me. I finished thesis, lost my beloved Knightley and … Continue reading

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Rhythms vs Routines

Amazingly, I’ve been working rather well from home these days. Preparing for my thesis defense has required a lot of “out-loud” practicing, which I can’t do on campus without disturbing the other grad students in my office. Well, I suppose … Continue reading

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