Hi, there! How the hell are ya?! Yes, I’m alive.
Yes, I’m okay. Yes, I’m a mess…
Lack of sleep + getting your Masters online + teaching about 145 kiddos a day = one very sleepy Lo!
But enough about that: I can dwell on it, or I can do something about it! So today, I am catching you up on all things XXIII, the sequel, writing and its challenges, ideas I have for YouTube, what the heck I’ve been up to, some of my other travels and whatnot, and everything in between!
ESPECIALLY, WHAT THE HECK IS A WINNING WEDNESDAY?!
Curious? Read on.
FIRST THINGS FIRST:
- XXIII — I swear, y’all. She’s coming. And she’s coming hard. It’s got heat, it’s got passion, it’s got the self-deprecating Mads you all know and love. And…it’s not finished. YET. But this Christmas break, I tell ya…I may have to post another snippet…or TWO.
- CHALLENGES — So, as excited as I am for the sequel to come out, I can also say I’m so tired that I literally fell asleep at my laptop a few nights ago. Seriously. Just like in the movies. It happened. So between teaching and lesson planning and curriculum mapping and night school and getting my Master’s and the INSANE amount of pressure and work I’m dealing with, it’s hard to tap into my creative resources. But I’m trying. Mostly, I try sticking to my morning ritual and staying as positive as I possibly can, but it’s TOUGH. I’ll get there, loves. I will.
- THE REBIRTH OF YOUTUBE? — Shall I? Should I? Do I want to? THE ANSWER IS YES to all of the above. How will I find time to film and edit? No idea. If there’s a will, there’s a way. I’m going to try and document the 12 Days Before Christmas in my home and personal life, so stay tuned. I just need to learn how to quickly edit the vids. That’s the hardest part. I’m trying and I will get there.
- TRAVELS — Sooooo the SheWolf Pack and I took a trip up to the Ranch. I will post about it soon because it was so goddamn gorgeous and soooo relaxing! What else beats a girl’s trip, champagne, drunk BINGO, and giggling all night?!
WHICH BRINGS ME TO…
WTF IS WINNING WEDNESDAY?
Glad you asked! It’s a weekly space for me to gush about things I love, things that have been challenging, how we ladies kick ass in some way or another, some positive quotes, mindful mantras, what I’m sipping on (not just booze, you crazies!), things I’ve been chomping on (always aspiring to be as healthy as possible!), recent Amazon purchases, writing tips, and SO MUCH MORE.
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I gotchuuuuu, boo boo’s.
Now, I’m off to go do more homework.
Or wine. I’ll take the wine.
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