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The work/life imbalance

So there I was, clipboard and pen, phone smashed to my ear in the parking lot of a 7-11 store. Jacob, my five-year old had just had surgery to put tubes in his ears and was barely one hour post op. 580 more words

I'm back!

Ok, I know taking a couple years off is not the best way to utilize a blog if you want any kind of following.  But life happens y’all!   697 more words

Gray Matter

rough waters ahead
as greasy rain plagues my view
of storms yet to spill

Poetry

Audrey's Roses

Our house was built in about 1958. A family bought this house new and owned it for fifty years until we bought it from them. I don’t know all of their names, but I know the woman was Audrey because we still get some junk mail addressed to her even after eight years. 399 more words

Life at 30+

Age is just a number, and I believe I am just as old as I like to think I am. Maybe I’m physically 30, but my heart is stuck at 20. 275 more words

Quality alone time...

Today I went to the trouble of googling “nunnery and single origin”.

After quickly browsing the suggestions from her Royal Googleness I can confirm that there doesn’t seem to be a convent anywhere that I can join while still being guaranteed good coffee. 314 more words

Happy in the Today

I got up early this morning to do a couple of hours work, so I could sneak out for a coffee with a lovely, lovely friend.  489 more words

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