Monthly Archives: October 2011

The importance of travel

In the last couple weeks my husband and I have been slogging through holiday plans. This means looking ahead at the next year, and considering what to do now and what to do later, what we want to do, what … Continue reading

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Finding Worthwhile

Things have simmered down here to a dull roar. I’ve been grateful for so much wisdom and insight on how to survive the hard times — thank you. No matter how often I hear great ideas, I forget and it’s … Continue reading

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Hitting the wall

Last week, it seems like my whole family hit the wall. The school-is-no-longer-fun, extra-curriculars-are-too-much, work-house-food-evenings-are-overwhelming Wall. We also had a cold snap and everything felt very hard. So my blog post didn’t get written. Almost everything else that seemed urgent … Continue reading

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