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my generation

If you are reading this, congratulations! You made it to 2017. It's not a given that we'll make it through any year, but 2016 felt particularly dicey. In a year in which we lost so many artists and cultural icons, my family and I suffered personal losses as well. We lost my father-in-law in October. It's… Continue reading my generation

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3 Goals for (Some) Parents in 2014

I'm not great with goals. The concept was introduced to me later in life than was ideal, and I still haven't quite figured out how to get stuff done. Also I'm pretty busy with momstuff these days and that dictates how most of my time is spent.Because I figured other parents might have the same… Continue reading 3 Goals for (Some) Parents in 2014