Safeguarding sanity

Just now, I overheard my boss saying to a visitor: “…and Adrienne. She keeps us all sane.” This is a responsibility I do not take lightly. And I must say, November 2016 has been challenging in this regard. Regardless of your political affiliations, the election stress and the turmoil that followed have taken an emotional toll […]

How To Screw Up Gracefully

UPDATE: Huge thanks to Christina Holhauzer for reprinting this post on her awesome blog, Tips for Assistants! File this one under: learn from my mistakes. Lucky for you, I’ve made a lot of them. Some of them quite spectacular. For example, the time I failed to realize that my personal (read: pornographic) texts were being […]