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Michelle Sandlin - Life's a Beach!

Brain Dead After Vacation and Labor Day Weekend

It seems pretty simple. Take a short 6-day vacation to sunny San Diego, California, then come home to a 3-day weekend. It was supposed to be like having a 9-day vacation, which it was, except that today is the 10th day, and it is a day of Hell! Anyone else feeling that way? I should point out that I was actually doing some work during my 9-day break, but even with that, I am stuck with the realization that there is never really ever going to be a day when I truly feel like I am caught up.   I was once at a conference or event, and I remember someone saying that they had … [Read More...]

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My new DW Performance Series and cool new drum head!

Sorry, But I’ve Been Busy

I realize that I haven't posted in several weeks, and I am really sorry about that.  It doesn't mean that I have not been really busy though, or writing other stuff, … [Read More...]

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Dreaming Out Loud

I really wanted to write something awesome and post it on my birthday, which was on Tuesday. But as luck would have it, I was completely blocked the night before. I am rarely blocked, but when I am, I know better than to force it.  Although, I have to admit … [Read More...]


Feel the Fear And Do It Anyway – Part 2

This is Part 2 of my previous blog post: "Feel The Fear And Do It Anyway."  I had not intended on writing a Part 2 until I saw the popularity of my previous post (it was shared throughout Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter), and I heard from several of my readers … [Read More...]


Go Ahead, Procrastinate…Or Wait Until Tomorrow

I am actually writing this from Starbucks. I have been having some Internet trouble at home today, so after a very frustrating morning, I decided to hit the road with my computer. I wasn't sure that I was going to be able to be very productive or creative … [Read More...]