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I think I can, I know I can, I think I can, I – oh, not again!

When I fail at something – or, let's say, don't do it as well as I expect of myself – there's this whole thing that goes on in my head. First, I have the excuses. Too little sleep, too much childwrangling, too many interruptions. Then, there's the part of me that raises an eyebrow and uses… Continue reading I think I can, I know I can, I think I can, I – oh, not again!

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Growing up, both me and my boy: 5 things 9.1.2017

1. Last Tuesday we had our first proper snow of the winter. I brought my kids over to the neighbour's for a playdate, and then – completely unplanned, and very uncharacteristically – took a walk. I wanted to see how the lake (which has been freezing over most beautifully) was looking under snow. I wanted to… Continue reading Growing up, both me and my boy: 5 things 9.1.2017

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5 things about social media, 10.10.2016

1. The discourse around social media is always, always, about marketing. This isn't how users experience it. We use social media for various reasons – friendship, networking, learning – and while it may sometimes be true that we use it for shopping (Pinterest especially), that's really not the point. So talking about how blogging or… Continue reading 5 things about social media, 10.10.2016