Category Archives: Navel Gazing (and I Don’t Mean Oranges)

A Day in the Life

5:20 am, wake up, shower, get ready for the day 5:50 am, go set out the boys’ breakfasts and lunch sacks, get the baby’s bottle ready 6:00 am, get the big boys up, sit them down to breakfast while I … Continue reading

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Lent

I was drawn to this article recently, as I pondered what to give up for Lent. Giving up for Lent was a thing I used to really get into, even though it’s kind of a “Catholic thing” and I have … Continue reading

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2015: Resolve

The last of the “pre-written” posts . . . I very much look forward to 2015, for a lot of reasons.  2014 was not a bad year, but it was one that had to be “gotten through.”  It was not … Continue reading

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2014 in Review

For this year’s annual review, I’m revising the questions a bit to reflect the life events that I’d actually like recorded year after year . . .  1. What did I do in 2014 that I’ve never done before? I … Continue reading

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Mary Speaks

I’ve always disliked that song “Mary Did You Know” (sorry if you love it!) It plays this time of year on repeat, and I switch the channel whenever I hear it.  This is partly because it is pretty cheesy (see … Continue reading

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