Category Archives: Commentary

Dinner Experiments.. #1 (Picky Kids)

My goal is to feed the kids a healthy dinner, and to minimize my own time in the kitchen, because I have other stuff too do and I’m not in a domestic skills kind of mood. Problem: I was completely … Continue reading

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Family/Plants/Family/Rocks/Plants = Perfect Day For Me!!

Today was amazing!! I started early, for a Saturday. Family: All five of us went to a potluck brunch and had a lovely time with lots of other families that we have gotten to know the last few years. After … Continue reading

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No Shopping Yet

Am I the total dude in this instance? I don’t think so but I relate to the pictures of people out frantically getting presents for folks. I think that if anything I will go with my husband for our annual … Continue reading

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Love and Paris situation

I can’t help but think about the people who went through with the bombings/attacks in Paris/Beirut/everywhere else recently. These are the things I am thinking about: 1.) I worry. I worry about what kind of a world my kids are … Continue reading

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Do You Have a Buddy??

Apparently we’ve been getting jacked at a local park here in Seattle, according to this article there have been 5+ attacks reported at this awesome park called Golden Gardens where I love to go with my family to meet up … Continue reading

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