Tag Archives: working in the midst of chaos

View from the window

In the face of a merciless overload during “that fall” one of my beloved colleagues said to me: You do not have to fix 20 years of mistakes in 1 semester! We were facing daunting expectations, were short staffed, leaderless, … Continue reading

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When you are tempted to complain about your life

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Braised chicken thighs in white wine and mushrooms: How to prepare a delightful dinner in an antique/thrift store

The truth is laid bare before you: now you see why the kitchen desperately needs a re-do. Besides being outdated, it was shoddy work in the renovation done before we bought the house and it has not aged well. We … Continue reading

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