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Cat Scratch Spring Clean Fever

Thursday May 28th 2015

In the middle of a demanding day, a smidge of levity.

2015-05-28 Cat Scratch Spring Clean Fever :


a miracle of a miracle

It’s nothing grandeur of a miracle, but last night I got more than eight hours of sleep. For a chronic sleep-deprived nocturnal for almost three years, having that many hour of sleep was a miracle in itself. 41 more words


The Lodger’s Threshold

As I work on my latest conference paper, one of the questions I am considering is to what extent lodgers could define their own boundaries in someone else’s home. 798 more words

Coroners' Inquests

Veggie and Herb Patch

We’re attempting to grow some veggies in a newly cleared part of the garden!

Being our first attempt, not sure how it will go but it’s such a great learning experience for the kids and they are so excited to find out each day what’s happened! 235 more words

Domestic Life

When the levee breaks (Part II)

I left the house and started walking towards my daughter’s school. I had plenty of time to get there. I could have taken the bus, but I had decided against that already. 383 more words


the chicken bone gnaw-er

This boy is totally mine!

He even inherits my eating preference and taste for adventures. While PP finds it appalling to suck on chicken bones, this little one knows how to work his way around and scrape off all the meats. 71 more words


This is for Matt: An excerpt from comments on this blog

It sums things up so beautifully.

“…You can’t carry it all.”
“No. I can’t. I swear I tried like hell, though.”
” #wonderwomanproblems “