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  • Weekend

    Lean Into It

    We did not go to Butterly World yesterday (it turned out A’s friend’s mother was asking about today). We DID spent 2 hours at the playground, which was great. And today it has been…

    October 25, 2020
  • Weekend

    Another Solo(ish) Saturday

    Currently, Josh and I have call schedules that are approximately 1:3 and 1:9 respectively (I know – I’m lucky). This means, out of a 52-week year: 17 weekends are J-call weekends 6 weekends are…

    October 24, 2020
  • Parenting Weekend

    An Essentially Perfect Saturday

    Yesterday was an essentially perfect day, pandemic or not. I feel I must capture the events so that if I ever catch myself whining about how hard life is, I can remember that some…

    October 18, 2020
  • Parenting Weekend

    Saturday Hijinks

    First of all — another giant thank you to the many who responded to Lily (and Lily, who responded back so thoroughly and kindly!) on Thursday’s post! You all are amazing and make writing…

    October 17, 2020
  • Weekend

    A Better Solo Saturday

    Yesterday: . . . was decent. Better than my last Saturday solo anyway. I got in my usual morning routine (workout, etc). G napped (HALLELUJAH) and there was pizza. I took a (30 minute)…

    October 11, 2020
  • COVID19 Weekend

    Just another pandemic Saturday

    Scenes from yesterday . . . (theme: photos of the kids absorbed in some activity) Cloudy skies, drizzle, and more ducklings. A whole lot of toddler time with this butterfly child who discovered her…

    October 4, 2020
  • life Weekend


    Apparently I accidentally accumulated some kind of sleep debt over the past couple of weeks. Or maybe aggressive habit change is taxing. Or maybe LIIFT4 + 2 days running is a fatigue-inducing combination. Or…

    September 27, 2020
  • COVID19 Parenting Weekend

    Saturday Scene

    Josh is off this weekend (yay)! I am up early in part because the new iOS update messed up my phone and now I cannot set different Bedtime alarms. (To change the alarm time,…

    September 26, 2020
  • Parenting Weekend

    A bit of a slog

    Days alone with my 3 children during pandemic times . . . well, I’m sort of over them. Saying this feels like admitting my failure as a mother, as a woman, maybe even as…

    September 20, 2020