Monthly Archives: June 2016

The Third Shift and Other Rehashed Thoughts

If the time after work where I am caring for my child is called the second shift, then the time after my kid goes to bed and I’m supposed to revamp my resume, apply for new jobs, make tomorrow’s lunches, … Continue reading

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The Good. The Bad. And the Ugly.

It’s a very forced literary device but whatever. Good: I took a weekend off for myself! I mean, maybe that’s not really good, because I have way too much to do and the question is always whether the work left undone … Continue reading

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The Statistically Accurate Love Song

Thank you, Captain Awkward, for introducing me to Tim Minchin. I’m not really interested in dating yet but this song makes me feel a lot better.

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Seriously, I have no blog title inspiration today. Slightly rough week this week. The weekend was lovely. My parents drove into town and visited, and they helped with making dinners and watching little man and grocery shopping. We watched some … Continue reading

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It’s 10:30 at night and Little Man finally went to sleep maybe 40 minutes ago. Time for me to be a big girl and get some work done or call it a night myself. Almost. J had Little Man over … Continue reading

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Rom Coms and Weekends

I’ve been home with a sick kid for three out of the last five work days. He’s better now but it has meant, again, a backlog in work. I don’t want to go in to the office on a Sunday, … Continue reading

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Adventure Parenting

Talked about J in a phone conversation with my sis. I was telling Ann how J said she missed me as an adventuring buddy, but that she claimed we hadn’t done anything in the last 2 years. Since we became … Continue reading

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