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Twitter Asked…

Twitter asked, “What’s your best advice for young adults?” My best advice for young adults is to find a way to forgive yourself for your mistakes. This might not seem like a pressing issue when you’re young, but as you … Continue reading

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2021 in Review

Every January I like to look over the blog posts of the previous year and highlight one post for each month as a review of the year. 2021 was quite an experience, huh? Well, let’s review and see. January: If … Continue reading

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The Good, the Good, and the Not Good

Today was a snow day for the children. They played outside in the snow. Livia built a snowman. Good. I had my annual work review. My boss said she was happy with my work. I got a raise. Good. The … Continue reading

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No Surprise Here

School has already been cancelled for tomorrow. Livia came home with a full backpack, because she’d been told to bring all her school stuff home with her just in case. Quelle surprise.

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Tests and Troubles

My Covid test came back negative. That’s good, I guess, though I would like to have had a simple explanation for nearly losing consciousness yesterday. Meanwhile, the schools are already having problems with staffing. Today we got word that they’re … Continue reading

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Miraculous Appointment

Earlier this morning, I got so dizzy and headachy that I had to stop working. These symptoms might just be another round of the inner-ear problem that I’ve had in the past. But they are also symptoms of Covid, and … Continue reading

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Rant

I try not to rant on the blog, but sometimes I just have to. Here is the rant that I wrote today. I am mind-boggled over the tra-la-la attitude everyone seems to have about returning to work and school tomorrow. … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

We started our New Year’s Eve celebration at the Roger Williams Park Zoo. Their Holiday Lights Spectacular had sounded like it would be fun, if a mite expensive. It turned out to be a nice change from the free but … Continue reading

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Covid, Christmas, Covid

We arrived home Tuesday afternoon after a long drive back from Vermont. Nobody, us included, should have traveled for Christmas, and yet it seems like everyone did. Some people have characterized this as an “F it” attitude, but for me … Continue reading

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Sing It Like Pavarotti

Welcome to Day 23 of the 2021 Virtual Advent Tour, hosted by my friend Sprite at Sprite Writes. For this day of the Tour, I’m going to tell you about a silly Christmas tradition that my father and I have. … Continue reading

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