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Taking a tour of where I live ...

How great is a day off? And, more importantly, how bad does it feel when it feels like you wasted one? Welcome to my life. Yesterday I had a day off teaching because there was a regional holiday! 446 more words

The play's the three

I’ve spent so much time watching our children play sports that sitting down to watch the youngest do theatre took some acclimatizing. How many quarters are there? 738 more words



There is a belief that our suffering comes from our own attachments and expectations. I haven’t been able to grasp that, or maybe it was more of an acceptance of it, until recently. 348 more words

Warning: Fragile

One month left until my due date.  How long until JC actually arrives?  Well, my sister had her baby three weeks early.  It seems pretty wild to me that I could, hypothetically, be toting around a baby as soon as next week. 395 more words


Pictures In Our Head

Hey there!

The observant ones among you would have noticed that I missed  my last post but I didn’t receive any angry emails or comments so I’m just going to assume you don’t really care ( :( ).   478 more words


Cloudy or Clear?

Do you ever wonder why people misunderstand you or get the wrong message when you communicate?

The first reaction to miscommunication is ‘I already told them. 184 more words

Crazy Days and Crazy Nights

I’m so happy I could fall down!

Newlyweds should be happy all the time, right?!  And someone who just got a promotion — what a cause for celebration! 104 more words

Sanity Enhancement