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The Downside of Efficiency

Yup. You read the title right—the downside of efficiency. How can there be a downside to efficiency? Let me enlighten you.

For those of you who are Type A personalities or recovering Type A personalities, or who have learned to be efficient by force of nature (like many special needs parents or folks facing huge challenges), you will face some problems. How do I know? I live it.

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Here are four side effects of efficiency that should be labeled on the bottle or mentioned in the commercial voiceover: Continue reading


The Power of One Minute

Last fall I wrote a post about the power of one. You might want to read it so you know where I’m coming from.

Saturday was a rough day for me. I was tired. Very tired and emotional. I didn’t have very much motivation, and it was all I could do not to stay on the couch all day. Continue reading