Category Archives: Work Life Clusterf*s

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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After our first house offer-back-and-forth was ultimately unsuccessful, then the next day our (much smaller but cleverly designed) backup house got bought – just a few days after it went on the market.  OK NOLA, so it’s gonna be like … Continue reading

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Snow – er – Rain Day

It rained, hence school was canceled.  Ever since that Birmingham/Atlanta hot mess, the principals have had an itchy trigger finger with the school cancellations.  NOLA does have legitimate street-flooding issues, and yesterday parts of Louisiana – other parts of Louisiana, really … Continue reading

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Top O the Mornin’

So the boys didn’t have school yesterday, but I had a depo.  I always space their Veterans’ Day day off, and when I was asked to cover this depo I chirped “sure!”  Ugh.  I dealt with it but it made … Continue reading

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Bound

CM recently wrote a post that resonated with me (and a lot of other people, judging by the comments).   Our “funk cycles” are in sync – I, too, am feeling somewhat trapped by my small children right now.  The … Continue reading

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