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There are many distinctions between working in a more corporate type position and working for myself primarily out of a home office.  For one, I get to make breakfast and lunch in the comfort of my kitchen fresh and don't have to lug 7 and a half Tupperware to the office to assemble a halfway decent meal.

I also love that I can set the entire tone for my space be it with music streaming, the temperature, and with mindful exercises.  I'm much more aware of my inner peace levels and throughout a day I often practice various exercises to promote wellness and calm, logical thoughts to get tasks accomplished.  I want to continue on this course more than anything because I feel inspired and grateful most when I'm self aware.

The last couple of days I've felt a little foggier and kind of bleh but it's also been raining here pretty much all day every day for about 2 weeks.  It's messing with me mostly in the sense of my sinuses being out of whack from all that the rain drudges up plus the barometric pressure being off.  Woof.  It's all good though; I'm working on channeling my annoyance and foggy mind into productivity by wellness and self check ins.  So so grateful to have tools and tricks to help in this process.

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Blogtober Day 26, Who would play you in a movie...

Ohhh good one, Blogtober.

Someone once told me I reminded them of Drew Barrymore. They didn't say if it was for look or personality, so I'm not sure where they drew the conclusion from. See what I did there?

I threw this out to one of my very best and oldest friends Andrea. Talking it out, we agreed that Drew and I do share some similar qualities, both in personality and in dressing and accessorizing. Andrea reasoned that Drew is quirky and a little less traditional, much like me. I reasoned we have the same headbands:


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I also recalled that when I was a little girl, everyone thought I looked like a young Drew Barrymore. Both my parents have said people would come up to them all the time and remark on my resemblance to her in that movie Firestarter:


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Whatever it is, I would absolutely be pleased if Drew played me in a movie.

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