Category Archives: Domestic Bliss

Summer 2017

The boys just had their last day of school. They had a little graduation that neither of us went to, and Jack was pretty peeved about that, but too bad. I’ll go when he actually graduates from the school, but … Continue reading

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Sleepless

I’m sleeping not so well these days. I’ve instituted some mental health “rules” for myself, but truly what I need is to exercise. Unfortunately, dealing with several kid issues plus taking one day off this month means I’m behind on … Continue reading

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Comfort Food on a Rare Cold Weekend

Thanks all for your comments – I’m so impressed you read my posts on Christmas, given how much came at you so quickly. I love my small but committed band of readers – ya’ll are great, and it always buoys … Continue reading

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Various and Sundry on an Early Afternoon

The Middlest caught a cold from his cousin over Thanksgiving – a rattly little cough, irritating but not too chesty.  He suffered through it like a trooper, though a high fever took him down for the count one day (I … Continue reading

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Reaching for the Christmas Spirit

My mood these days remains uneven, as I deal with the anxiety brought on by the election.  So many people at risk now, both from foreign and domestic policy.  I feel like the small-minded cruelties, the “strict authoritarian father” form … Continue reading

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