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Mise en place…

or, The Art of Being Prepared Preparedness is one of those things that are taken for granted both at work and in life.  At my job, I work with women, some of whom have never had a job before.  It is eye-opening for me to see this and I have to remind myself to take… Continue reading Mise en place…

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Have it, you must

Lately I’ve been thinking about what it takes to be an entrepreneur.  I’ve been reading and attending events in the hopes of understanding this.  As someone who believes that she has the entrepreneurial spirit, I guess I want to see if I have what it takes. In my experience, a lot of people want to be business… Continue reading Have it, you must

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It is personal

Jubilee.  It is a celebration of an anniversary or a special occasion.  In attending this year’s Cherry Bombe Jubilee, it meant getting inspired, learning, collaborating, and growing.  I want to share with you all some of the things I learned.  I hope you find them as profound, educational, and resourceful as I did.  I can’t… Continue reading It is personal

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Curiouser and Curiouser

… learning never ends.   Reflecting on the past years got me thinking about a new year’s resolution I can actually stick to.  I realized that I needed to better manage my time so that I’m not so stressed out and I have more time to do things that I enjoy.  So, I resolved to… Continue reading Curiouser and Curiouser

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Reset

Que sera sera.  Whatever will be, will be.  My students haven’t been taking good care of Jane Dough and Jeffrey, I decided to hit the reset button and try again.  I removed large portions of both sourdough cultures, leaving behind 100g of each with the hope this will rally them to be more responsible.  I suppose this is part of… Continue reading Reset