"You can't just do one thing can you"And gradually over the last few weeks those words have sunk into my brain and surface again and again, and I realise that she's right. And I also realise that multi-tasking is over-rated.
One thing at a time works well for me, especially at the moment when I (and the rest of Christchurch) have Earthquake Brain. Every day I aim to do one job completely, start to finish. It's a revelation. It's working. Today's job: tidy the spare room in the office. You just never know when one little word (or set of words) will change your attitude.