Monthly Archives: August 2013

The Helpful Toddler’s Very Busy Day

So. I’ve been sick. It’s like I got sick and my body was like, “Hey, since we’re here, let’s do a system-wide cleanout!” Hooray for me. Today was one of those days where I could really use some rest to … Continue reading

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Art in August (Whadduya mean August is almost over??)

I signed up for Art in August over at Laptop on the Ironing Board. I did, I swear. I’ve done a few artsy type things. I’ve been too lazy swamped driven crazy by my varmints unable to post the results … Continue reading

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Garden party!

The list of Things Of Which I Will Never Tire now includes: Sowing a tiny seed in the ground, followed, in a few months, by reaping a full size vegetable which I can then feed to my family. It gives … Continue reading

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Birth “Culture” Fail (It’s not all about throwing money at it?).

I saw this article on the lack of post partum care in the US (where I live). And I thought, “it’s been awhile since I gave a good rant.” Argh! It still boggles my mind why this is true. IJ’s … Continue reading

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I went to the new yarn shop in town, without permission (lol), and (eeep!) impulse shopped. I messaged hubby after the fact that I bought something but not where. He checked the bank account, and then responded with THIS: Better … Continue reading

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Pressed Sandwich Kind Of Happy

Relatively few small appliances live in my kitchen. I prefer to have only workhorses. In my house that means the stuff we use all the time: the standing mixer, the food processor, the scale, the ice cream maker, and the … Continue reading

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How Reproduction and Productivity are Diametrically Opposed.

Yesterday was a tragedy of human history. Let the hyperbole commence! Okay, it was only tragic to me. And only to the small corner of my brain that is still somehow convinced that sanity is possible after children. Yes, that … Continue reading

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