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Mommy Dojo Kanban – The Kaizen of Failure

I failed my brown belt grading.  In fact, all three of us senior adults failed. It was harsh. It was painful. It was public. And the 7th dan sensei who presided over our grading made sure to give us each personal and … Continue reading

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Mommy Dojo Kanban – First Month

As promised in the last of my 7-day blogathon posts, today you’re getting a summary of the last four weeks of using the Mommy Dojo Kanban. Thanks to the brief notes I’ve been making every Sunday evening, before resetting my workout kanban for … Continue reading

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Mommy Dojo Kanban: Day 7 – Wrapping things up

So today is the last day of the blogathon. Seven days, seven sprints, seven posts. I’m quite happy that I’ve managed to keep it up. The key was keeping the posts small and focused. This enabled me to generate momentum, with each day … Continue reading

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Mommy Dojo Kanban: Day 6 – Small Steps

It struck me today that I have one more day to my disposal than I had realized. I created the Mommy Dojo Kanban last week Tuesday, and started using it that same day and blogging about it. While my work week usually … Continue reading

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Mommy Dojo Kanban: Day 5 – Slow down, to Speed up

I had lunch with a friend today who has been following the Mommy Dojo posts. He’s been inspired to try something new on his blog himself (Go on – do it!) as a result. That makes me very happy. He … Continue reading

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Mommy Dojo Kanban: Day 4 – What Goes Up …

Tonight’s post may well be the shortest of this blogathon experiment. It’s Friday, and I’m quite grateful that it is. An intense work week has left me yearning for pizza and the couch – and quite likely with the winter … Continue reading

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Mommy Dojo Kanban: Day 3 – No news, is Good news

With a few minutes to spare before the witching hour strikes, let me get today’s post out there without further ado! What did I plan to do on Day 3? (Sprint 3) At first, I thought that I should go for … Continue reading

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