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Sunday Reflections – 13 January 2019

Sunday Reflections – 13 January 2019

Happy Sunday! For those of you who follow me on social media, you might have seen my lament yesterday at the lack of snow in southern Wisconsin and the fact that yet another snowstorm seemed to be dumping snow on pretty much everyone in the nation but us. Hell,...
Sunday Reflections – 6 January 2019

Sunday Reflections – 6 January 2019

Happy Sunday! Both of my children are under the same roof for the first time since November, so it is a good day. Connor was finally able to come home late last week and spend a small portion of his winter break with us. It has not been the easiest semester for him as...
Sunday Reflections – 16 December 2018

Sunday Reflections – 16 December 2018

Happy Sunday! One week and one day left until Christmas; if you celebrate, are you ready?  I need to wrap presents, plan my menus, and bake cookies. Otherwise, yes, I am ready. We need to eat, and I always find a way to wrap the presents in time. As for cookies,...
Sunday Reflections – 9 December 2018

Sunday Reflections – 9 December 2018

Happy Sunday! It is cold and gloomy around here with just a little snow to cover some of the ground. It is not enough snow for my liking though. I want what they are getting in the Carolinas. Damn climate change. It was a very long week in that I did nothing at work...
Monday Reflections – 3 December 2018

Monday Reflections – 3 December 2018

Hi guys! Yes, I am still alive and kicking. Things have been, well, a little weird lately. As those who follow me on Twitter know, I suffer from chronic migraines and have since after Holly was born. I went through all the testing back then, and there was nothing...
Sunday Reflections – 18 November 2018

Sunday Reflections – 18 November 2018

Let the Thanksgiving preparations begin! I have never been this organized when it comes to any meal or entertaining venture. There is a cleaning schedule and a cooking schedule affixed to the fridge with strict timelines necessary to get everything done before...