Monthly Archives: December 2013

Halfway to Diaper-Changing: Prego Update

Another month, another doctor’s appointment.  I’m officially at the halfway point in my pregnancy now, and everything seems to be going really well.  There’s no reason why it shouldn’t be, but somehow it seems foolhardy to assume the best. This … Continue reading

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Telling the Family (Er, yeah, I’m writing again…)

Happy (belated) Solstice, everyone.  We have now officially passed the darkest day of the year. I’m breaking ‘radio silence’ a little earlier than planned, but, well…  I’m Supposed to be Doing Something Else Right Now is my blog’s title.  And there … Continue reading

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Thesis Time

You know that word synchronicity?  …The one that means a “coincidence of events that seem to be meaningfully related.”  Well, I’ve been experiencing that today.  A little. One of the bloggers I follow wrote a post about procrastination recently.  I read … Continue reading

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Holiday Traditions

This has been our first really cold week here in Idaho, and the Boise foothills are gorgeous right now.  Perfect for hiking around with a snow-loving dog.  It’s amazing how much drama a little bit of white adds to a … Continue reading

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The Hunger Games, & Our First Transgender Support Group Meeting

J and I went to our first transgender support group meeting yesterday.  Before the meeting we went to see the new Hunger Games movie, which was good, both in itself and because I was a little nervous about going to … Continue reading

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U.S. Health Insurance — Down the Rabbithole

I’m feeling a bit down today.  Our healthcare coverage plans aren’t working out like we had hoped.  J and I haven’t qualified for insurance through our university for a while because, though we are still wrapping up our masters projects, … Continue reading

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Maybe You Didn’t Know This, But…

Did you see that Facebook post that was going around not too long ago?  Somebody would give you a number, like 6, and then you were supposed to name 6 things (or 7, or 2, or whatever) that most people … Continue reading

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