Tag Archives: balancing family and self

The Joy of Being Sick

This week, I’m sick. Fever, chills, sweats, nasty cough — the whole shebang. I don’t know if I got it traveling or whether it was waiting, kindly, for me when I got home, but both L and I have it. … Continue reading

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Squeezing my self back into the picture

Last Sunday I had two things I had written in my calendar in pencil for myself. I often have things penciled in and usually, I don’t do them. I do family events, housework, or work first depending on which is … 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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