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39 new things

I thought about my neglected blog today and decided to seize the moment.  So while I should be paying bills, washing dishes, folding laundry, exercising, and doing almost anything else, I’m going to write about turning 39. I turned 39 … Continue reading

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Growing Pains

On Monday, with the kids home from school yet again (this time for Presidents’ Day), I thought I was facing another long day full of fighting, messes, and the inevitable ennui that sets in when you’ve been stuck indoors together … Continue reading

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Why Did I Open My Big Mouth?

Just when we were beginning to feel like we were getting somewhere with our DIY projects, we got slapped with another reminder that  it’s the house that controls the homeowner, and not the other way around. Yesterday, Glop and I … Continue reading

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Finding Joy in the Little Things

I mowed the lawn today.  But the dishes piled up in the sink.  The bills were paid, but the debt of unfolded laundry grew faster than the national deficit.  I filled a prescription, but we’re out of stamps.  I plug … Continue reading

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