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Day 272: I am eager

It’s been a difficult, heavy few weeks. The kind of difficult that quietly piles up when you’re not even looking, the kind of heavy that has manifested in ways I couldn’t understand – an unexplained lethargy, an inability to find the words to say the things I want to, an inability to engage in conversation beyond the bare minimum.  839 more words

Life And Times

Wordless Wednesday: More Pavers

While I was away at the Women’s Retreat a few weeks ago, Carl spent his time using up the leftover pavers from our backyard project. 74 more words

The Husband

What you don't see in pictures

We sat on the back deck last night, in the dark, soaking in the last night of summer.  I sipped a glass of wine, my husband smoking a cigar, the baby monitor on the table between us. 608 more words


Day 263: All you need is less - projects

Weeding out the unnecessary and keeping the things I love and value close has been the a recurring refrain in my life for a few years now. 708 more words

Life And Times

This is 10 months

(I forgot to write about 9 months, but it did happen!)

Here we are in the middle of 10 months having just celebrated a nice Labor day weekend.  700 more words


Fresh Air

This past weekend was beautiful outside. Low seventies, sunny, slight breeze – perfect. Although I didn’t get to spend nearly as much time as I had hoped outside, we were able to open up the whole house to get fresh air in. 853 more words

Ups and Downs of Marriage

Forget parenting.

Forget work decisions and career options.

Forget trying to figure out a household budget.

You know what is hard and sometimes just fucking weird?  340 more words