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    39! Birthday Reflections

    I vividly remember the card my father made for my mother that said “39 . . . and holding”. It was 1988, and the card was a folded Print Shop masterpiece, thoughtfully designed and…

    May 20, 2019
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    5 on a Friday

    1- Β  Β I turn 39 on Monday. Um, yay? My SIL sent me the best gift: Totally unnecessary but man, what a fun surprise in the mail yesterday! 2- My parents are visiting! I’ve…

    May 17, 2019
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    The Ideal Week

    I wanted to revisit last week’s post for a moment. Particularly to note that this the template I drew out is a fantasy. I do feel like it’s useful to have an ideal, pie-in-the-sky…

    May 15, 2019
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    Week-in-the-Life #7/7

    Sunday 4.14. Neither parent working. 6:15 up; write week-in-the-life recap for Friday 6:50 feed her and then other kids up. Breakfast with kid (our family breakfasts are very non-elaborate, by the way. Cereal with…

    April 16, 2019
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    Week-in-the-life #6/7

    WEEKEND! Neither of us on call. I know I said I’d do both days in one post but it’s Monday and I have to make this relatively quick! So here is Saturday . .…

    April 15, 2019
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    Week-in-the-Life #5/7

    Friday 4.12.19 – full work day 5:30 up; write day-in-the-life-post (note: I do not usually write blog posts every day so the act of doing this did alter my time expenditure at least a…

    April 14, 2019
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    Week-in-the-Life #4/7

    Thursday – 1/2 work dayΒ  4:30 up with intention of attending a 5:30 Ultimate class. Crank out blog post. 5:10 hear G screaming. NOOOOO! Josh had come home super late so I was not…

    April 12, 2019
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    Week-in-the-Life #3/7

    Wednesday 10.4.19, full work day 5:15 up (though woke up hearing Josh doing something downstairs even earlier and had trouble staying asleep, because I was nervous about events to come!). Spend 1 hr writing…

    April 11, 2019
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    Week-in-the-Life #2/7

    TUESDAY // 4.9.19. Half of a work day — our local elementary school does this really cute and adorably named “Hatchlings Program” for incoming kindergarteners with siblings at the school, and today was session…

    April 10, 2019
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    Week-In-The-Life! #1/7

    Because why not? If you listen to BoBW, you will know that Laura has tracked her time quite literally for years. I find it fascinating, but even my very Upholder/Planning/Archive-happy tendencies do not make…

    April 9, 2019