Life

Home stretch

Today is December 1, 2020. We are in the home stretch now of 2020!!!! Woooo!!!! One month to go until a fresh start in 2021. Honestly, I don’t think anything will magically change when the calendar reads 2021. But given the general cultural, worldwide disdain for this year, I’ll go with the flow and hate on it for a second…

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Life, Misc.

Life in categories

Kids: Living the school/life balance right now. They just finished 1st Quarter last week and got their report cards. Straight A’s for both! I was super happy to see that they really seemed excited and to care about this. Thanksgiving break is coming up. They will have the entire week off instead of just a couple days this year. They…

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Life, Misc.

5 Bad Things

I feel like I had a good week, thinking about it as a whole. All in all, I’d give it a solid A- probably. But when I was skimming over my highlight journal entries for the week (as I often do at the end of the week), I was a little surprised to realize that there definitely had been some…

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Life

We Can Work it Out

Oh boy, oh boy, the day has come. It’s Election Day here in the U.S. I dropped off my absentee ballot yesterday (meant to do it sooner, but just didn’t get around to it…). I had never voted absentee before, but decided to request a ballot because it just seemed nice to fill it out and drop it off ahead…

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