Time Change Trickiness

If I were Donald Trump and my life were an episode of The Apprentice, my alarm clock would be so fired.  It all started on Sunday–Time Change Sunday. I thought I was smarter than my $3 alarm clock.  How could a cheap clock like that know automatically when to change for Daylight Savings?  I figured…

Meeting the Neighbors

Morning dog walks are usually the time that I use to wake up.  I stumble out of bed, throw on something semi-decent, and let Peanut drag me out the door for a quick jaunt around the neighborhood. I eventually find myself awake and ready to face the day.  It’s a happy routine. The “something semi-decent”…

Early Morning Priorities

My new morning tool to get out the door in time is to ask myself,  “Is _____ really worth being late for work?”  It helps me prioritize so that I can avoid the 30-seconds-late syndrome that I sometimes run into.  For example, is eating breakfast really worth that 5 minutes?  Yes!  Is brushing my teeth…