If it takes a fight then so be it

I made them dinner last night even though their dad wasn’t coming home to eat. Typically on those days, I let them fend for themselves or throw together leftovers.

Making dinner was relatively easy as I had pizza dough in the fridge, a foresight from two days ago to double the recipe. I am the queen of recipe-doubling! Ask me how many packages of ready-to-eat Mexican beef, pasta sauces, or meatballs I have in my freezer. πŸ™‚

While I rolled out the dough I made them sweep, vacuum and de-clutter the entire open concept area around me.

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Reading and Reflecting: 10th edition

I have recently joined Goodreads. And Tumblr. Just shoot me. The internet is my worst enemy… πŸ™„

But, as an avid reader, I have come to appreciate the internet in ways I never thought possible. If you know where to look and can stay away from the brain rot type of distractions, you can find yourself immersed in a bottomless pit of literary gems.

So let’s begin with some cool quotes:

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Reading and reflecting: 9th edition

Here is a thing that seems appropriate in snowy weather – adults in snow pants. Do you wear snow pants? I do sometimes when I’m out walking the dogs…
Why do adults in Ottawa wear snow pants on the bus?

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Reading and Reflecting: 7th edition

We’re back to another edition of reading and reflecting. I’ve been sourcing material for weeks…I hope you enjoy them as much as I did!

New feature: I will add the book I’m currently reading to this list. If I’m reading a book, that is. Some weeks I barely get a chance to read more than a chapter, other weeks I devour several books in a week. Scroll down to see what is occupying my reading time this week.

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Reading and reflecting: 1st edition

Inspired by a fellow blogger, I decided to compile my own weekly reading list here on my blog. This week’s choices are heavy in nature, but rest assured, I will seek out lighthearted and fun articles as well. So stay tuned, and click away at will:

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