A few laughs + pandemic memories

Yesterday I sorted through and cleaned out my April 2020 photo folder. As you all would know, April 2020 was when most of the world was on pretty tight lockdown mode. In the U.S., in our region, this was the strictest, most extreme lockdown period we ever had, I'd say. Literally everything was closed and/… Continue reading A few laughs + pandemic memories

COVID, Goals, Kids

1st day of June, covid milestones, misc.

Day 1 of June was a success, in regards to my "new goals". Beginner's luck, probably. Hehe. Of course, day 1 is always pretty easy. It's not like I really set any huge lofty goals anyway, but it still felt good to be intentional about checking a few things off. Workout: ✅ (Did workout #79… Continue reading 1st day of June, covid milestones, misc.


Work from home policy post-covid & Asher’s art :)

No School Day Friday lunch out- CHIPOTLE. mmmm. This week the hospital sent out a newsletter update, part of which outlined the newly updated "work from home" policy. It talked about how COVID really changed the perspective on work from home positions- which prior to the pandemic were fairly rare within the hospital administration world.… Continue reading Work from home policy post-covid & Asher’s art 🙂


3 Things Thursday- Quarantine Edition

Hooray, hooray, today's the day! After 3 carefully spaced out, negative COVID tests, we are done with quarantine! The boys have been CLEARED to return to school and activities today!! I am grateful to both the clinic staff and school staff for helping us navigate the current and somewhat confusing post-exposure quarantine guidelines. I am… Continue reading 3 Things Thursday- Quarantine Edition

Books, COVID

Audiobooks, Germs, This is Us- in no particular order

My gift from Ivan- perfect. Simple and beautiful. 🙂 3 random things on my mind.... 1. Audiobooks vs. Podcasts I mentioned last week I've been listening to The Self-Driven Child on audiobook (checked out from the library app). On the whole, the book has improved I think quite a bit and it's actually turning out… Continue reading Audiobooks, Germs, This is Us- in no particular order