Treating my small business, like a big business, Karen Michaels Chicksinger…what a novel idea! This week, I had 4 hours of no call, no shows or extremely late calls, (1 hour before). Frustrating…right now , I am sitting drinking coffee at home as my family went out to breakfast and I didn’t go because I had students coming. “sigh” I admit that I am completely easy going. I am a
Karen Michaels Chicksinger Friday Mash Up! I hope your week has been as fun and busy and wacky as mine! This week was full of teaching, learning, Mommyland and oh, the Vegas winter weather! I missed yesterday, but otherwise having a ball writing and sharing with you! I have some great stuff coming up for you this weekend, but I wanted to get this post done and I just HAVE
As you may know, early next year I will be laid off from a job I have had for a really long time. You can read the deets, here. I have decided to take that opportunity to BELIEVE in my talents and myself in a way I haven’t done in years. Why is it, when we are kids we are fearless?! Is it because we don’t necessarily understand the consequences? But,
Happy Monday and week 3 of NaBloPoMo! Today, I have a question for you. When do you start listening to Christmas music? Personally, I start working on Christmas music around July. Sounds crazy, but it puts me only slightly ahead of the game. Today is rehearsal day with my curvy girls, Dangerous Curves and we have several upcoming Holiday shows and still I’m worried about not remembering my parts on
I wrote the title of this post as practicing is a huge part of my current daily routine, without knowing what exactly I was going to write. Then I googled the words “deliberate practice” and lo and behold, one of my favorite web sites showed up! Lifehacker is a very cool melting pot of sorts about all kinds of things to know and improve your life. I would highly recommend taking
It was the usual Saturday of teaching and practicing between students…and a little crafting with my Little Man, too! As usual, I am blessed with a fabulous weekend! I hope yours was, too! Today, I’m thankful for the change in the weather! It’s getting cold and the holiday season is feeling closer than ever! LOVE IT! Check out my latest NaBloPoMo
A Facebook friend posted the “10 things you didn’t know about me” and I thought it was fun! Here are mine and then I’d love for you to write yours in the comments so I can learn more about you! (✿◠‿◠)♫❤ 1. My current favorite TV show is “Million Dollar Shoppers”! Fun, semi-trashy and fashion everywhere! 2. Some days, I’m a Republican…some days, I’m a Democrat…guess I’m really a centerist!
In the better late than never category, phew, I’m going to make it today! Literally, this is how the day went… up at 630am… breakfast for the Little Man and pack lunch and do 1 page of left over homework… child gets to school on time with a good lunch and a great hair do… I”ll have to share his new fave a “faux hawk”, oy!.. it is now 755am,