Category Archives: Life

Getting into the spirit

We put up the tree today. Long-term readers will note that in years past (seven, to be exact – which coincidentally matches up with the number of years Rupert has been a member of our household – go figure!) this … Continue reading

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Delicate balance

I flew home last night. The plane I was on was less than 60% full. I know this because they called up all the people in rows 8 – 11 and re-seated them elsewhere because apparently if the plane is … Continue reading

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Pre-caffeine

The hotel room has a bathroom scale. Why? Who decided this should be a thing? There is a bench in one of the elevators in the hotel. I am confused by this. The hotel only has ten floors. It isn’t … Continue reading

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Room with a view

Right at eye level. Continue reading

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En route

Is this a potential career option I hadn’t ever considered? Continue reading

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It’s the little things

Because nothing says Happy Holidays like cats plotting your slow and painful demise! Continue reading

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Pretend the one with the golf club is orange…

The past couple days have been a bit of a scramble, what the usual work stuff, and some non-work projects needing to be finished up and sent off. The number of holiday decorations popping up all over the place grows … Continue reading

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Oh look, it’s that time of year again

It’s December 1st, which means it’s time to dust off this blog and try once again to post daily for a whole month (driven primarily by the deep feelings of guilt when I inevitably don’t make it because I’m one … Continue reading

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A trio

Three things that make me happy today: A KitchenAid with a dough hook. A proofing bucket  Fresh-from-the-oven baked rolls with cream cheese and homemade Spiced Tomato Jam.

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Being other

A long, long, time ago, my Girl Scout troop worked on a badge with a requirement where we had to somehow experience some type of disability. The normal response to this sort of thing would be to blindfold everyone and … Continue reading

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