Category: life

life

It’s a Start

I struggled to write about the events in the US this past week. What to say? How to begin? And so I looked to a former student to help me make a start.

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life

On Lethargy and Spilling My Guts.

So impending birthdays, too much isolation, and too much hot and humid weather is enough to make anyone feel lethargy. Even me, the great cheer-er-upper.

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life

What I Miss from the Before Time.

What do you miss from life before Covid-19, before the stay at home orders? If I’m honest, what I miss most from that “before time” are the small things.

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life

Wild Harvest

If it’s spring it must be time to harvest wild fiddleheads. I grew up with wild harvests. And Hubby and I carry on that tradition.

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life

Isolation Diary II: When Adulting Is Hard

Have you had days during this social isolation thing when adulting was hard? When you wish that someone else would be the adult in the room?

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life

Wobbly Weekend

I had a wobbly weekend, my friends. Felt a bit of isolation anxiety. But like those toys from the seventies, I wobbled, but I didn’t fall down.

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life

Our Isolation Diary

What’s your “Isolation Diary” look like? Have you fallen into a rhythm. We have. And it’s a rhythm that I find very comforting.

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fashion

Our Fictional Afternoon Tea Party

We’ve been to a fictional afternoon tea party, today. We’ve shared good food and drink, great conversation, and lots of laughter. Just what we all needed.

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books

Cheese Scones and Gentle Reading

There’s nothing like a little gentle reading to help us cope with all this pandemic stuff. Gentle reading and cheese scones. Works for me.

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life

On Cooking and Being a Sue Chef

In these days of social distancing, we’re talking a lot about food at our house. Deciding what we want to eat, cooking it, then talking about it afterward.

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