Category Archives: Family


Families are just a collection of relationships.  They require work sometimes to stay healthy. ——————————————————————- I worry about M, about her ability to make friends, to connect with kids her own age.  She spends a lot of time outside of the house away from us because of my working full time, so we tend to […]
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Week 12: And Now for Something New and Painful

OK, I’m less than two days away from surgery.  It had been scheduled for 8:30 Thursday morning, allowing me to sleep through the fasting period required, but I got a call today at work that no, it would be at 3 PM now.  No, does this work for you, just a, this is the way […]
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Week 6 & 7, right?

I am ready, so ready, for a little relaxation.  I doubt I will get it, so it goes in Minnesota in summer.  There is always a lawn to mow, a garden to plant, etc.  Maybe when H is older and isn’t all consuming and can go outside without fear of her eating things she should […]
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Feed the Kids

The list of things that freak me out about M starting kindergarten next fall is a very very long one.  Most of it revolves around the scheduling nightmare with our jobs we are about to undertake.  The whole, is it really worth it to work if this is what it means thing. However, the things […]
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