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Welcome To The World Of Bullet Journals

Try it, they said. It’ll be fun, they said. Your life will be so much more organized and productive, they said. I don’t believe it for a minute. So very innocently I was reading a group thread for people who work at what I work at.  We are a consortium of rule following, organization loving,

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Road Trippin’ Around The Rockies

Time for another adventure, this time my husband and I headed to Western Canada to explore some new spaces and celebrate our 25th anniversary. Of note, our actual honeymoon was spent camping about an hour from home because we were unemployed and broke which isn’t the best way to start a marriage, so a little

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London Calling -Day 8 – One Last Sweep

That’s it, vacation is done. Everyone is tired, happy, and a little bit homesick. I miss my dog, my husband, and my son. Not necessary in that order. My brain has also already switched back towards the things I have to do when I get home. Work on Monday, I predict 173 unread emails, all

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London Calling – Day 7 – Plan C

The original plan for today was to take a train to Windsor and tour the castle. This would have been really neat because of course they are prepping for a little wedding in a few days aren’t they? But we woke up this morning, looked at each other and said “I’m too tired for a

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London Calling – Day 6

Oh wow wow wow it was a good day. Yesterday was exhausting and we slept late followed by a late breakfast and chat with one of the B&B owners about WW II and the German occupied but English owned Channel Islands. Next we strolled to visit the Royal Mews at Buckingham Palace where all of

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London Calling – Day 4 – Sacred And Profane

Today was a mixed bag of all the things. The majority of our day was spent in the Knightsbridge Chelsea area. Not too far from our hotel, but west of where we are vs east where we’ve spent most of our time. First stop was Sunday morning church. We dropped in on services at Holy

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Reinventing The Potluck

I had a few people for dinner the other night, 25 to be exact. So, truth be told, I like cooking for my family but cooking for friends is a bit trickier and it stresses me out a bit. Those meal trains when someone has a baby and everyone brings a meal? Total stress bomb

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