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Entries from January 28th, 2008

The flu

January 28th, 2008 · No Comments · Uncategorized

If you live in New England, I probably don’t need to say anymore about the weekend that’s just occurred in my house!  Hubby didn’t feel well Thursday, by Friday a headache, by  5 pm on Friday a full blown flu event.   Saturday saw 103 temperature, juice, recharge liquids and soup (thank goodness for those soups […]

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Time and space for my brain

January 25th, 2008 · No Comments · Uncategorized

I’ve been thinking a lot about this lately – well, actually, if you were to ask some friends and colleagues, they might tell you I think about it most of the time. In my workplace, perhaps in every workplace, one gets a “reputation” for certain ways of being. I’ve not asked anyone, but I think […]

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No vegetables please!

January 23rd, 2008 · 1 Comment · eating

Yesterday I went grocery shopping – no great news to anyone! But, this trip is having a very fascinating effect on our daily lives. For most of my adult life, and most importantly when raising two children, grocery shopping is usually done every two weeks. I’m systematic about it: thinking about what’s in fridge and […]

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Carrier pigeon with trunk?

January 19th, 2008 · No Comments · travel

It seems some days the biggest conversation is what to pack and what to pack it in! I’ve read some excellent packing suggestions, on Rick Steves’ site, and at least one other really well organized site. I’ve read several guidebook suggestions, asked other folks what they pack and made several lists. We’re not doing the […]

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Hippies on sabbatical

January 17th, 2008 · No Comments · Uncategorized

Or are we? Well, we are going on sabbatical. And, in some ways and places, I suppose we’d love to still be known as hippies. You see, once upon a time, that’s what hubby and I called ourselves. I got thinking about these things this morning when we were making a spread sheet of the […]

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