Category Archives: Life in General

One two! One two!

I needed to take a shower this morning, so I let Ben choose a show to watch (Thomas), double-checked the stairway gate, and hopped in. Pretty soon I could hear him running around and playing. Good! Then I heard him … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

I have high hopes for 2011.  Here are a few of my goals (best to put them down in writing, don’t you think?): – Create a more peaceful, more joyful home.  I’ll be referring to Christine Carter’s book and blog, … Continue reading

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Hello Again!

I actually have several drafts started, but instead I’m just going to write a silly little post, because I want to, and to get back into the swing of things, hopefully. I’ve missed writing! It’s amazing how little time I … Continue reading

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09/09/09 has come and gone…

[Just a warning before you start reading: this is long and disorganized, but I needed to get some thoughts out of my head.] So, as most of you already know, I missed my due date. Yesterday was really, really stressful … Continue reading

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Closer and Closer, but Still Waiting

I’m pretty sure that every single piece of baby clothing, blanket, sheet, washcloth, whatever that is in the house has been through the laundry in the last week. The nursery is painted and has a crib, a changing table, and … Continue reading

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It must be getting close.

The nesting urge has hit full force. The timing is excellent, though, because I’m home alone today and tomorrow and will have lots of time to get things done. Poor Dan has to work overtime today (though, I’m not complaining … Continue reading

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Car Crash Story

I was involved in a hit-and-run crash today on my way to work. It was fairly minor – at first, I thought I had run over an exposed man hole cover (there is ongoing construction on this particular road, which … Continue reading

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