life / survival

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I don’t usually do this, but let’s start this one with a song, okay? Aside from my general love of Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band and all things Beatles, this song fits the second half of this week pretty well.  Things haven’t been that bad, but this has been a week of vastly fluctuating … Continue reading

Growing Up / life

Sunday is the most glorious day, because that is the day we wash our underpants (Part 2)

Fun fact: When you don’t do laundry for two weeks, when you finally get around to breaking in the new washer/dryer you’ll be surprised at how the pile in the hamper doesn’t get smaller until you’re about 8 hours into the laundry day. So, here we are, at the long-awaited, exciting conclusion to the laundromat … Continue reading