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November 29, 2020

Deep breath + podcast break

Well, that was a different Thanksgiving, wasn’t it? For many of us, it wasn’t the pause from life that we usually get. But this year, I […]
November 22, 2020

The owl and the cheese

Imagine you’re given a piece of paper with a maze on it. In one corner, there’s a picture of a cartoon mouse. Your goal is to […]
November 15, 2020

Update: the gray hair saga continues

The gray hair saga continues. And it’s taken an unexpected turn. A couple of weeks ago I told you how, in one of the weirder events […]
November 8, 2020

Two very different election nights

The night Obama won his first election, I was there with Barack, Michelle, Sasha, Malia, and 240,000 other Chicagoans. It was one of the best nights […]
November 1, 2020

Just when you thought 2020 couldn’t surprise you…

So here’s a thing I never thought I’d say: I’m blonde. At least, for the next week or so. Here’s how it happened. Flashback to August. […]
October 25, 2020

No time for small fish

Really quick: tomorrow is the last day to apply for SIGNED, my program to learn how to land higher-paying consulting and coaching clients, step by step. […]
October 18, 2020

These things haven’t changed

I open Netflix, find my name among the family members who share our account, and in a few seconds, I’m in a familiar place: the office […]
October 11, 2020

So, do we have a deal?

I was working at a software company in Chicago as their corporate marketing director, and I was tasked with finding a new marketing tool for our […]
October 4, 2020

Beginnings and endings

We recently celebrated the Jewish New Year, and RBG left this world, which has me thinking about beginnings and endings. Somehow, in the blink of an […]
September 27, 2020

I may regret this later…

If you’ve noticed, I’ve been a little more open with you these last few weeks. Maybe it’s the separation from human contact that’s making me crave […]