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The name itself brings up the image of drill sergeant like training. Getting barked at to “give me 20” just for the fun of it. Pushed to your limits until you collapse like a pile of weeping sweaty jello on the ground as your trainer stands above you with a satisfied grin on their face.
I signed up anyway.
I’m not adverse to hard…Continue
The leaves have fallen from the trees, decorations are going up, and our mailbox is suddenly full of catalogs….
I have to admit I LOVE this time of the year. Especially now I am a mom. There is nothing better than the joy and wonder of a young child to bring the magic back.
However I also know…Continue
Do you ever dream of making changes in your life but feel like something is holding you back, but you’re just not sure what that is?
We’ve all been in that place. Whether it’s leaving our job, asking for a raise, negotiating more flexible work hours or saying no to an endless request of our time from other people. We dream of changing a situation in our life, we may even make a plan to do it.
But then it happens.
When it comes time to taking action, to make the changes,…Continue
A post in a mom online forum recently caught my attention. A mom had left work a number of times during the first week of school when they called to emotional and health concerns relating to her daughter.
Some of her coworkers were not too happy. They reported her to upper management and stated she needed to keep the…Continue