While I’m becoming increasingly aware that I’m never going to achieve all 101 things on my list of 101 things to do in 1001 days, I’m still going to give the somewhat achievable ones a go. LIKE BLOGGING EVERY DAY FOR A MONTH. Lucky you. And since I didn’t realize it was August 1 until I wrote the date on our whiteboard at work, I only have links for you:
8 Qualities of Remarkable Employees: Check, check, check, check, check, check, check and — wait. Am I eccentric? As much as I know I do fantastic work, it’s always nice to confirm that with a checklist.
U.S. Basketball Star’s Success Puts Her Pain in Perspective: I posted this on Facebook yesterday, but it’s totally worth reading. I’ve always loved Seimone Augustus as a baller since I started following the Lynx 10ish years ago, but this article makes me love her in a “hey, she’s really good people” type of way.
Cookie Cart: My boss brought back some cookies from these kids the other day that he’d picked up during a walk through the skyway. The cookies were fantastic. And each bag comes with a tag from a kid that volunteers there saying what they learned from making the cookies. I love the whole thing so much that I want to use them for our wedding in some fashion.
Unintentionally inappropriate test response from children: Also a complete copy and paste from Facebook… For the last 20 minutes, I’ve been doing that silent laugh thing where your whole body shakes and then I started wheezing, so then I had to stop reading these. They’re mostly inappropriate, but that shouldn’t surprise you coming from me.