Flirting with Perfectionism

Lately, I’ve had an on-again, off-again relationship with Perfectionism.  I seem to have this deep-seeded desire to have him in my life, but continue to push him away every chance I get.  I wonder all the time if he is good for me or not. To my thinking, embracing Perfectionism means having a very specific …

Who’s Driving This Cart?

It’s an interesting dilemma and, to some degree, a fascinating study on parenting styles and micro-management.  Twelve 18 year old boys want to rent a house in San Diego for a week in June as part of their high school graduation celebration.  They’ve done the research, found a house and are planning the road trip …

Filtering

Music has always been a big part of my life.  It provides a source of inspiration, and at times, even “meditation” for me.  A couple of years ago, I was introduced by a friend to a song called “Take a Picture.”  My friend also just happened to know the band’s promoter from back in the day. …

Sleepless Nights

I have a lot on my mind these days.  My soon to be 18 year old son, who is graduating from high school this June, is still trying to figure out his path forward….go to university in the Fall, take a gap year, or a plethora of other good options.  As much as I want …

Start-Up Investments and Personality

I am a fairly easy-going person.  My feathers don’t get too ruffled that often. I like to think it’s because I’m somewhat logical, and usually can see the forest for the trees.  My friend, who is a specialist in Meyers-Briggs personality testing and analysis, tells me it is the ENTP in me.  People of that …