Category Archives: Everyday Adventures

Live from the City of Angels

I’m writing this from a giant fluffy nest of pillows and futon in my room on the eleventh floor of a hotel in downtown Los Angeles.  I’m here for a couple of days, celebrating the marriage of one of my … Continue reading

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Monday Morning

We did a lot of work/packing this weekend – both of us spent several hours working, and I packed eleventy billion boxes while the Prof spent about four hours total (I’d guess – a conservative estimate) washing dishes.  We also … Continue reading

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Summer Weekend

A summer weekend: I wake at 6, lace up the shoes and go for a run.  The summer heat and humidity is already so intense, my peppy run quickly devolves to a walk/jog.  I shuffle over to Audubon park, do … Continue reading

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Summer “Break”

Summer ‘vacation’ is so different as a working parent!  Ugh, 3 months to find something for the kids to do each week, 3 months of slight guilt that they aren’t getting any lazy time at home, 3 months of wondering … Continue reading

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Memorial Day Weekend

We had a MDW that was action packed and also leisurely.  Since the kids have short attention spans, all of our “action” was relatively short, punctuated with long spans of lounging.  On Saturday, we woke up and went swimming at … Continue reading

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