You can only become great at the thing you are willing to sacrifice for.– Maya Angelou
Nature vs neurosis
Sometimes nature takes over and does what we can’t do for ourselves. So today I’m flat on my back sick and unable to do much more than watch Judge Judy, Oprah and Roku. And its killing me. The last year has been a whirlwind of activity — and a fantastic one — but one where I have ignored some basic personal needs and obligations to my family and me. So I’m snuggling with my husband, making tea,...
Heard something today that so resonated with me… Perhaps its because it justifies my seemingly permanent stance as a big mouth (not to be confused with a loud mouth). To be fed, you have to have your mouth open. Now at face value it, its obvious. But taken less literally (which I of course am doing) it applies to so many facets of everyday living. Children and babies in particular have...
Intentions vs actions
I’ve heard it said that we tend to judge ourselves by our intentions while the rest of the world judges us by our actions. So my intentions are really good. Yet little progress has been made on that “project” and I find that the further away from it I am the easier it is to justify it’s non-existence. So…. I’m taking a new tact today, and “filling the...
Tumblr Staff: Getting ready for 2011 →
staff: This has been an incredible year for Tumblr. What started as a fun experiment has grown into one of the largest networks on the web, serving billions of views across more than 11 million blogs. It’s an unparalleled privilege to spend every single day building a product used by so many… Change and growing pains happen to everyone… Everywhere… When they are willing to...