step one: decide at 1 on a sunday afternoon that hardwood floors would make you bedroom beautiful.
step two: rip up carpet and re-arrange room
step three: "misplace" your cell phone. find it, check for missed calls and "misplace" it again.
step four: book a plane ticket to new york. do not consult your planner or your supervisor. she'll understand or...fire you or she'll understand she has to fire you.
disclaimer: all or any of these steps do not guarantee that you're over "it" but it keeps life interesting.