Monthly Archives: April 2015

Job Hunting

Back in February, it was made abundantly clear that I will never work for my local school board. I’m not going to slander them, so I won’t go into it in such a public forum. I was understandably devastated, and … Continue reading

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You’re probably thinking I’ve discovered some awesome shortcut to some magical end. Sorry, no. Pirate has been asking for a shortcut haircut for a while, so yesterday we took her to the hair salon. The day started off normally, and … Continue reading

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Yesterday Pirate had an epic meltdown. She’s been a tantrum thrower from the start, but we had it under control with her corn allergy being taken care of. Over the past few months she’s been folks rating more and more, … Continue reading

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Earth Day

Earth Day has been a big deal for me from an early age. I remember going around the school yard with a garbage bag in elementary school, continuing the tradition in high school, and even volunteering to do so in … Continue reading

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The “After” Myth

Originally posted on Can Anybody Hear Me?:
After. It’s here. In my first post, Before, 3 years ago, I said “I’m not to After yet, but I’m closer to After than to Before.” I┬ánow weigh 117 – 120 pounds (depending…

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Looking for a Home

The hubs and I decided this past winter that it was time for a change. I found a lovely property on Facebook courtesy of one of my friend’s realtor’s pages, and we went to see it with our realtor. It … Continue reading

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Working From Home

As many of you know, I work from home. I have a home based tutoring and after school business, and I also do freelance writing. Sometimes I balance this better than other days. Yesterday was not a balancing day. I … Continue reading

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Wear All The Babies…and toddlers and preschoolers

It’s no secret that I am an avid baby wearer. Babies need to be close and feel the skin to skin, plus the tightness of the womb. Wearing your baby can achieve all of these things. Plus, it gets baby … Continue reading

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Crafting Energy

 I am going to be getting my craft on next week. I have committed to make and sell a bunch of my custom stepping stones. I’ll be doing up Cardinal points for ritual, or just a big compass! I’ll also … Continue reading

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   I have been utterly exhausted the past few weeks. I mentioned I felt a crash coming, so fortunately it wasn’t a mood crash, just an energy crash, but crash it was. Hubby has been extremely understanding though, so I’ve … Continue reading

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