People who know me well know that I like rules. More specifically, I like very clearly defined rules. I like clarity. I do not like ambiguity. I take comfort in thinking that I know things; there are few things that drive anxiety as much as being unsure about something.
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Here are some highlights for leading into Week 35 🙂
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Life has become particularly stressful again. I noticed that a lot of my usual routines have started falling off (eg. meal prep, exercising, reading, regular reviews) and that I was being a lot more moody than usual.
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Here are some highlights for leading into Week 34 🙂
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At work, we’ve been having conversations about diction and its associated impact. Most commonly, we’ve been discussing the use of the phrase “You guys” when addressing a group which contains at least one female. Some of the concerns are that the phrase may lead to feelings of exclusion or disrespect as only the male members are recognized and addressed; the female members are regarded almost as second-class citizens in this way. To respond to this problem, people have been working on diction awareness and word choice when communicating.
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Here are some highlights for leading into Week 33 🙂
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My apologies for my absence these past two weeks. Life took some turns which left me very emotionally, mentally, and physically drained.
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Here are some highlights for leading into Week 31 🙂
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Previously, I wrote about the benefits of writing things down. Today, I’m going to challenge and expand on that thought a little bit. To do so, I’m going to talk about big projects, complex ideas, abstract goals, etc.
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Here are some highlights for leading into Week 30 🙂
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