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  • Parenting

    Spirit Week + Gratitude

    Spirit Week It’s “Spirit Week” at school. AND ALSO, it’s Costume Week at dance! The following outfits have been called for: (Pajama day, the only theme that perhaps requires less effort than just getting…

    October 24, 2023
  • life

    Thankful Thursday

    Taking my cue directly from The Frugal Girl (who is awesome, and you should check out her blog if you don’t already read it!), today’s post will be Thankful Thursdays, inspired by her post…

    October 12, 2023
  • life

    5 on a Friday: 5 Things Making Me Happy

    Mixing it up today . . . 1- My sneakers. I wear scrubs* most Fridays now (and also on call) but the real benefit is not the outfit – it’s the sneakers. I seriously…

    July 14, 2023
  • life


    Sometimes I complain, and so I thought it would be good to acknowledge a few of the many things I am grateful for, when I think about it. I am grateful that I got…

    March 16, 2023
  • life

    I’m (mostly) BACK, baby!

    The feeling when . . . . . . you’ve been sick and pretty much not functioning, and then all of the sudden the clouds seem to part and you feel like yourself again,…

    January 18, 2023
  • life

    5 on a Friday: Gratitude Edition

    1- That each day offers an opportunity to start fresh. Whether it’s brain chemistry, sleep itself, or caffeine, I always feel better in the morning. (And each week/month/year — even more opportunity!) 2- That…

    July 16, 2021
  • Habits life

    Perspective + Gratitude

    You are the best readers. Seriously, among other notes of gratitude that are clearly warranted after writing yesterday’s post, one is that I am so lucky to have such a smart, kind, and insightful…

    July 8, 2021
  • 5 on a Friday

    1- Packed day follow up. I did, as many suggested, order takeout delivered to my desk. (Bringing lunch would also have worked, but I didn’t manage to do it!). Like some of you commented,…

    June 11, 2021
  • life


    I have been writing down 3 things I am grateful for every day, and I almost never struggle to come up with at least 3. I will admit there are some repeats, though. Here’s…

    November 26, 2020