Can You Keep It Simpl(er)?

Can You Keep It Simpl(er)?

Sometimes, our organization’s fundraising (and other) efforts don’t need to be quite as complicated as we’ve made them. Can you keep things simple, or simpler? Especially as we round the corner of one year in our global pandemic? How much is too much...
It Did It! My “I Did” List

It Did It! My “I Did” List

In addition to my To Do list, I started making an I Did list. Will it help cure my “pandemic brain?”   I don’t know about you, but 11 months into this thing, I’m getting what I call “pandemic brain.” I forget things. I...
My Word for 2021: Patience

My Word for 2021: Patience

Each year, I try to pick a word as my focus for the year. It’s part wish, part aspiration, part dream (as Cinderella sang, “A dream is a wish your heart makes…”). What was my word for 2020, the craziest, most unpredictable, most rollercoaster-y...
That Time I Didn’t Know I Was Broken

That Time I Didn’t Know I Was Broken

A couple of months ago, on my first day out on my new roller skates – skates I had spent six weeks searching for, and that I had to order from another country because good quad skates were so scarce – I fell. I fell right on my butt and my right hand. Go...