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  • COVID19 Parenting Weekend

    Day 77: Easier

    Yesterday was lovely (from a personal standpoint; the news speaks otherwise and I did not fully immerse myself in it but did not entirely avoid, either. For what it’s worth). ANYWAY. I am not…

    May 31, 2020
  • COVID19 Weekend

    Day 76: Another Saturday

    (But it’s a “both parents off” Saturday — the best kind.) Plans for the day: ❏ 80 Day Obsession Workout #12 – Legs ❏ Read more of A Gentleman in Moscow ❏ Maybe MAYBE…

    May 30, 2020
  • COVID19 Fashion Weekend

    Day 71: Back, and some pix

    I survived 48 hours screen free! Actually it was . . . very easy. I did accidentally see one text (work-related) and responded to it which took about 30 seconds. I did not check…

    May 25, 2020
  • COVID19 Weekend

    Day 63: Taking It Easy (pt 2)

    I feel much better today, mentally and physically. My shoulder doesn’t hurt. My energy feels normal. I don’t feel like I need to nap all day. Hooray! I guess the extra rest worked. Luckily…

    May 17, 2020
  • COVID19 Weekend

    Day 57: MONDAY / Mother’s Day

    Today is Monday. I am “off” but have 2 work meetings and a podcast recording (early this time so I can help with school afterwards). Call week starts tomorrow. I am feeling pretty calm…

    May 11, 2020
  • COVID19 Weekend

    Day 55: Now What / A Saturday

    I made the mistake of checking headlines this morning. But I am headed out for a run to hopefully reverse the damage. It is 70 degrees and clear, and we are not going to…

    May 9, 2020
  • COVID19 Weekend

    Day 49: 7 Weeks In

    Rituals & experiences I will always associate with this time: Taking walks with Genevieve in the stroller while playing the Moana soundtrack. Usually, she will walk on her own for a bit and then…

    May 3, 2020
  • COVID19 Weekend

    Day 42: Lockdown Eating

    Well, quasi-lockdown anyway. We still go to the grocery store weekly (I usually do this, with mask of course) and order takeout one weekly. Last night we even ventured out in the car as…

    April 26, 2020
  • COVID19 Weekend

    Day 41: A Simple Saturday

    Both of us are off this weekend, so that is good. Unfortunately, our stretch of fairly miraculous weather seems to be coming to an end, so we will try to squeeze in some outside…

    April 25, 2020