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Can I Take Lemons and Make a Green Thumb?

Thinking-ManNormally my blog posts are reflective. I ruminate on a situation I went through; analyze what I did (or didn’t do); why it happened; and deduce lessons learned that I can hopefully apply going forward.

This blog post will be more topical. I’m going to see if I can apply lessons that I already know to a new situation that I’m currently knee deep in. Continue reading Can I Take Lemons and Make a Green Thumb?

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My Most Complicated Habit: The Illini

It’s September and the college football season start last weekend.  This means it’s time to renew my most complicated habit, following my Illini.  There’s a thin line between loving something unconditionally and caring about it so much about it that you lose control,  I’ll be repeatedly walking over this line from now until sometime in March when Illini basketball team’s season is over. Continue reading My Most Complicated Habit: The Illini

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Don’t Get Ready, Get Started: Breaking the Planning First Habit

buffalo chickenI wrote an entire post on what I thought to be a deliciously novel idea, the buffalo chicken potpie. My goal was to turn this dream into reality. Especially if a place like The Little Goat would make it. As it turned out, my dream already exists. A quick search on Google for ‘buffalo chicken potpie’ gives over 1,000,000 hits. I guess I could just make one myself. Whoops!

Before I started this blog I would have been annoyed at myself for not researching a topic first. Continue reading Don’t Get Ready, Get Started: Breaking the Planning First Habit

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