Leah Farmer

Personal perspectives on faith, literature, and life.

Why I am still a Product Manager…

Happy World Product Day 2020!  “What do you do for a living?” he asks. “I’m a product manager. My teams build <enter current products> for <enter type of customer>,” I…

I broke my happy place…

Reading Journal

  I read this in today’s reading and thought, “I think I broke my happy place.” Being home for 31 days has shifted what my home means for me and…

The next destination…

Books. It always starts with books with me doesn’t it? But let’s face it, I’ve had a long love affair with books. I loved being read to by my sisters….

Breathe…

Breathe Each year as I move from the Christmas holidays into the New Year, I try to settle on a single word as my theme for the year. I have…

The C-word & 2020…

Wait…what? You thought I meant THAT c-word? Nooooo…not that one. Though I have discovered there is a time and place for that c-word when well placed and deserved. I call…

Lessons in Leaving: Tell Me More

Note: As I’m leaving my role as VP of Merchant Product at Klarna, I wanted to jot down some lessons from my time at Klarna that are coming to me…

November 20th: An evening ritual

Prompt: An evening ritual Every night, I make a cup of tea and then head downstairs to my bedroom. Before I go, Malcolm begs for a snack and Rose runs…

November 19th: Thankful

Prompt: What are you thankful for? So many things. I’m thankful for a warm place to sleep at night. Food to eat. Laughter. Friendship. A job. Money in the bank….