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I just finished binge-watching Community and now I don’t know who I am or what I’m supposed to be doing.  Netflix = immersion therapy.

When I first moved from New York to San Francisco in 1999, a friend and her husband came to visit.   425 more words


MMM: Gay Village

Mostly Montreal Monday

Shots and thoughts from my new home of Montreal

It was a Sunday morning filled with bad decisions and hurt feelings so we decided it was best to get out of the house and sprinkle our sunshine around the  33 more words


On the Job Hunt

I’ve been a stay at home parent for five years. We, that is myself and my Husband, made the decision that I would be at home with our daughter for those early years of her life. 532 more words

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Parallelogram: Shopping |

How do you get what you need when you don’t know where to go or what to say when you get there?  Join Laura and I at this week’s PolarRico Parallelogram to find out – not that we have answers, mind you.

Parallelogram: Shopping |.


Crayons and Pens... She Will Find Them

Like me, I’m sure you have found strange personality quirks in your children. I’ve already documented my youngest son’s obsession with DVDs – not watching them, but playing with the actual disks. 331 more words


Parallelogram: Preparing the Kids |

Hello Kind People,

Here is this week’s PolarRico Parallelogram, a shared post with my friend Laura as we relocate our families north and south.

Parallelogram: Preparing the Kids | 79 more words


Time on my Hands

With Pip heading off to school next week, I’ve become quite suddenly aware of how much time I’ll have to myself. Of course, I’m going to be happily and busily job hunting but, even in my most optimistic moments, I know that realistically I’m going to be at home for at least a few weeks. 396 more words

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