I moved an old blog to another free WordPress site and it has a weird interface.

It’s all about blocks.

I don’t like it.



Irreparable disconnect

Remember this post?

Or just look to the right of this page, at the top of this blog. It talks about discomfort and creativity. I need to see this every day to remind myself that I cannot go back down the path of letting others make me feel uncomfortable to the point of it inhibiting my creativity.

What an awkward sentence.

Ok…here’s what happened:

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Healthy(er) eating in time for spring

Sam inspired me today. (Well he often inspires me but today I actually ended up doing something about the inspiration…) πŸ™‚

He lives in Michigan which isn’t too far away from where I live, across the border, so we experience similar weather. As he said, this winter was brutal…but signs of spring are finally, slowly, emerging if the constant gushing of water out of our basement sump pump is an indicator at all. I mean, there was a LOT of ice and snow that had to melt and seep into the soil (and basements)…

We waterproofed the house a few years ago (and are still paying for it) but we have a dry basement. At least the teen’s PS4 is safe…πŸ˜‚


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More complications

We booked our trip to Europe for this summer a few weeks ago. The tickets are printed and my girl child is constantly looking at them. She can’t wait and everyone who knows her knows how excited she is.

Last night, I get a school email about her brother’s graduation date. It’s the day after we leave.

Because of course it is. SIGH

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