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Now the fun starts: 5 things 22.1.2018

I DID IT. I survived the first birthday of the year! Which of course is never just one day; it's FOUR celebrations all in all, three of which require baking (the other one is breakfast), three of which (not the same three) require assorted planning and preparations, and all of which are definitely Work. I… Continue reading Now the fun starts: 5 things 22.1.2018

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So far, so good: 5 things 8.1.2018

Back to school today! I'm looking forward to getting back to work, and getting the kids back into their routine, but for maybe the first time, I'm not actually desperate. It gets better, people. It really truly does. The year is off to a good start. New Year's Day was unexpectedly gorgeous: clear skies and sunshine… Continue reading So far, so good: 5 things 8.1.2018

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Christmas time (almost): 5 things 18.12.2017

Last week before the break and as usual I feel like we need it quite desperately. Which is, frankly, odd. Our daily lives are what they are, not all that strenuous these days, and December isn't objectively any harder than any other time. (We are really pretty lazy about Christmas. We don't send cards, for… Continue reading Christmas time (almost): 5 things 18.12.2017

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Making a (bunch of) list(s): 5 things 11.12.2017

 I get unreasonable satisfaction from small achievements like getting the monthly recycling out on time. (There are specific, separate days for cardboard and paper. Glass, tins, plastic and textiles we bring to the collection points.) Saturday was a good day. I recycled ALL THE THINGS, including egg cartons to the farm shop for re-use, went… Continue reading Making a (bunch of) list(s): 5 things 11.12.2017