Showing posts from May, 2014

Traits of the Type-A Personality

According to Wikipedia, the Type-A personality trait can be described as “ambitious, rigidlyorganized, highlystatus-conscious, sensitive, truthful, impatient, always try to help others, take on more than they can handle, want other people to get to the point,proactive, and obsessed withtime management. People with Type A personalities are often high-achieving ‘workaholics’ who multi-task, push themselves with deadlines, and hate both delays and ambivalence.”
Some of this is true in my case, but not all.
If you are active on Facebook, you are probably familiar with BuzzFeed.If you are not familiar with this website, it is a social news and entertainment site where you can find tons of information, some useful, some not.I don’t know where or how they get their information, so whether or not the information is valid, I can’t say.However, many people post BuzzFeed lists and quizzes on Facebook, which is how I came to know the site.
I have taken many quizzes to find out which cartoon characte…

Menu Planning and Saturday Errands

My weekends almost always start with menu planning and sorting out what errands need to be done.I prefer to do all of this first thing Saturday morning, both to get it out of the way in order to enjoy the rest of my weekend and because I prefer to do all of my errands when most people have not gotten out of their houses yet.I don’t like it when the stores are crowded and I have to fight people and traffic.This does of course mean that I have to be out of my house as close to 8 am as possible.Yes, that is early for a Saturday, and yes I would prefer to sleep in, but it makes for a calmer errand process and therefore, a calmer me.Plus, the sooner I return home, the sooner I can nap if need be.So to me, it’s worth it.
Most Saturdays (if I’m working on a Saturday, all of this will happen on Friday or my husband will do the errands) the alarm goes off at 7 am.While I’m enjoying my first cup of coffee, I will do my meal planning.
First, I gather my supplies.

My supplies consist of my planner, …

Philofaxy New York City Meet Up

Just in case you missed the original announcement...