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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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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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