I have been delinquent about posting regularly on my blog. For shame…It’s not because I’m not writing, it’s because I am working on a piece I hope to be published for realz (aka externally). Regardless, that’s a poor excuse to leave the blog dormant for a month.
My birthday is coming up so I think it’s a good time to revisit one of my favorite posts on wishing people happy birthday. Over the past year, I’ve made an even more concerted effort to wish my friends well on their big day. Continue reading Revisiting The Birthday Habit
Do you have a morning routine? You know, the things you automatically do after waking up. You don’t think about them, but if don’t follow those unwritten steps your entire day feels off. I was thinking about my routine the other day and decided to write it out step by step. (WARNING: It’s pretty intricate.)
Don’s Morning routine: Continue reading Keeping Morning Routine Fresh
I went to the dentist for a teeth cleaning the other day. This was my first visit to this particular office so I had to get the full workup, including x-rays. The hygienist asked me about my flossing regimen while he set up the x-ray machine. The conversation went as follows (including my inner monologue):
Hygienist: Do you floss?
Me: Yes. (‘duh! Of course I floss.)
Hygienist: How often?
Me: (What?! You don’t believe me?) Daily.
Hygienist: (Skeptically) Really?
Me: (OK, now this guy is basically calling me a liar. I’ll show him!!) Yup. Every day. (A-hole!) Continue reading The Real Reason to Floss