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  • life Planners

    New day & getting through it

    I allowed myself to full on wallow about our current situation yesterday. (Childcare uncertainty, our (#&@ house which is still for sale, early-waking-toddler-woes, overtired camper woes, etc). I truly could not concentrate on work…

    July 24, 2019
  • life Weekend

    Adventures in Alternative Childcare

    Our nanny G (who we love!) has to attend to a family emergency and is out, without a well-defined date of return. It may be just a few days, but likely ~10-14 days or…

    July 22, 2019
  • life Travel

    Updates in List Form

    1- My trifecta is coming to an end (except for #3, sigh) — most notably the annoying cold that had me feeling half human for about a week. I hate ever thinking about life…

    July 8, 2019
  • Book Reviews life Reading

    5 on a Friday

    1- I finished Digital Minimalism. I have now read several books on cutting down time spent on technology/phone etc. This one is probably my favorite. It is not packed full of data, but instead…

    June 28, 2019
  • life

    Money Thoughts & Frugality Revisited

    Oh good, now we have our holiday card. The above photo was taken by a professional photographer (Jody Gross for any locals!). We chipped in to do a big family photo session for Josh’s…

    June 26, 2019
  • Goals life

    Monday Morning Manifesto

    It was a nice weekend, but I am not feeling the need for a full recap this morning (summary: 2 workouts, 1 early rising baby, a lot of pool time, one work-related date night,…

    June 24, 2019
  • Goals life Reading

    CURRENT ROUTINES I LOVE

    A list. 1- Starting off my morning with ~15 minutes of non-fiction reading. And a highlighter pen. And coffee (set the night before, of course). 2- Planning the day in my Hobonichi (using the weekly…

    June 12, 2019
  • life

    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