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  • life Parenting Weekend

    Weekend Things

    Things Happening ✔︎ Gymnastics (currently there!) ❏ Bday parties both days (both G only!) ❏ Piano* ❏ Gathering at our house ❏ Soccer game x 1 (first “away” game, thankfully only ~30 min away,…

    September 9, 2023
  • Parenting Reading

    Evenings Etc

    EveningsEvenings feel really different now than they used to. I blame COVID for making the transition so jarring.When the kids were little, they went to school, possibly had an after-school activity 1-2 times per…

    September 6, 2023
  • life Parenting

    Hi, End of August

    The End of the Month, 10x OMG AUGUST. I have nothing objective to complain about except a) migraines and b) the weather. Literally nothing! There was nothing wrong with this month. There were epic…

    August 30, 2023
  • life Parenting

    It’s TIME

    I need school to start. I do. I really do. I have felt a low-level angst all week, and it’s because we are existing in a weird in-between plane and: (If the disgusting summer…

    August 17, 2023
  • life Parenting

    One Thing at a Time

    I am mostly caught up at work!! I was able to get my inbox to — not quite zero, but close, and I’m pretty sure I will be back to baseline by Friday if…

    August 15, 2023
  • life Parenting

    Well That Was Fast

    Kid Activity Schedule OMG In the past week, all the gymnastics/dance places released their schedules for registration AND C received his travel soccer schedule. I jumped on dance registration this morning right as it…

    July 25, 2023
  • life Parenting

    Camp Drop Off and Life Upswing

    Drop off: CHECK Monday, I got a less-than-ideal amount of sleep, got my run in, and drove A&C to their Monday-to-Friday sleep away! This is week #1 of 3 BUT most likely the only…

    July 11, 2023
  • life Parenting

    Currently . . .

    Current Posting Practices I’ve been writing my posts the day ahead for the past week or so. For the LONGEST time (as in: a decade or more?), I felt like I needed to write…

    June 27, 2023