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family

  • life

    Back to (sort of) normal, and some links

    Our nanny was thankfully able to work Wednesday, Thursday, and (most likely) today, and while she will be out for 1-2 weeks soon, we have a better backup plan in place (the other semi-retired…

    July 26, 2019
  • life

    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
  • life

    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
  • Parenting

    5 on a Friday

    1- Thank you for your thoughts on yesterday’s post. I truly appreciate that no one made me feel ridiculous (even though I completely get that fretting about monetizing one’s dear hobby actually is exactly…

    April 5, 2019
  • FULL Weekend

    I don’t think we’ve tried to pack that much into a weekend for . . . well, perhaps ever. G didn’t take any proper naps (just car snoozes), C slept for 14 hours straight…

    March 25, 2019
  • life The Podcast

    Getting @*& Done

    Gwinne flatteringly called me fabulous in her recent post, but for the record: I get behind, too. I am looking at my Q1 goals list and “tsk”-ing to myself about some of the things…

    March 19, 2019
  • life

    5 on a Friday: Work, Birthdays, and More

    1-    80% work dilemma update.You know those 80% dilemmas I’ve been writing about? I have recently decided, after careful analysis of the potential scenarios, to try 90%. I had mentioned that I may be taking on some more leadership/nonclinical responsibilities…

    February 22, 2019
  • Valentine’s Day (Traditions)

    I don’t like Halloween very much and I absolutely despite April Fools’ Day. But before you pin me down as the worst holiday curmudgeon ever, I will say that I really love Valentine’s Day.…

    February 14, 2019
  • Self-Care Act of the Day

    I have dedicated a little corner of my daily Hobonichi planning page to this little item. Thus far, my self-care acts have included things as varied as: staying all day at work on a…

    February 6, 2019
  • Weekend

    Weekend & More

    I am off today, but am planning for a massive catchup day as I prepare for my first week on call in some time. Big items planned: sign kids up for gymnastics and maybe…

    January 28, 2019