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Wednesday, October 2nd, 2013

The trouble with working at an international company is that much of the time I interact with people strictly through the phone or through email. The trouble with interacting with people strictly through the phone or through email at work is that they can rarely see what you are actually doing in between phone calls […]


Tuesday, October 1st, 2013

When I was in grade school I wanted to be a children’s book author and illustrator. Mostly, I think, because I loved to read. But also because I liked writing. I continued to like writing through high school, especially when we were given the rare opportunity to do more free writing or creative writing. And […]


Saturday, August 3rd, 2013

Sometimes when husby has been gone for four days at a residency conference I do things like eat pinkberry for lunch (original with mochi, mango and strawberries), buy kitchen supplies at WilliamSonoma (a new garlic press and julienne peeler) and make frozen pizza for dinner (Amy’s organic gluten free cheese, but with added tomatoes, kalamata […]

June in Instagram

Sunday, July 7th, 2013

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Thursday, May 16th, 2013

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Wednesday, April 3rd, 2013

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It’s training time again

Monday, March 25th, 2013

I have this half crazy idea that I’m going to do a half ironman at the beginning of august. Last week was my first official training week, and this is what it looked like: Monday: It’s about 28° F outside, and sleeting and I am running for an hour in this grossness. I don’t get […]

whistle-blowing for the worms

Wednesday, March 13th, 2013

The other morning, while reminiscing over how nerdy we were as children, husby laid a truth bomb on me that I was so upset about I now feel compelled to share it with the world. It went a little something like this: I was recounting what new and wonderful thing we got to learn at […]

On blogging and seven things

Monday, March 11th, 2013

So, you may have noticed that once a month (sometimes close to the seventh of the month even) I write a blog post entitled Seven Things:. I like this little feature of mine, but honestly, it’s been causing me some stress the past few months, and preventing me from blogging when the topic doesn’t fit […]