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Is That Smoke Or Are You Working?

A friend of mine asked me if I find it difficult to work at home.

Do I find it difficult to work at home?


Working from home sounds like a perfect situation. When I spent all day at an office I commuted to slowly on the 405 freeway every morning I used to dream about how productive and efficient I‘d be if I was commuting down the hall to my home office instead.


Shhhh! I Have Got To Get A Nap

Shhhh!  I Have Got To Get A Nap
by Gina Valley

Today I took Daughter#1 to a cattle call, which is an open audition.  We had to leave at 4:00AM, which made last night the 4th night in a row where I had only slept a couple of hours.

Needless to say, I was feeling a bit peckish at the audition.  This was compounded by the waiting around for hours that always accompanies these things.


It’s Another Duh! Moment

This morning I went to get my nails done at a place I’d never been to before.  I didn’t want anything fancy.  No bejeweled claws.  No sparkly pictures.  Just maintenance.  Just my standard “please paint on that magic stuff you have that keeps them from cracking and bleeding while I do 5 million dishes this week” protocol.

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