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Today, I didn’t eat the cupcake.

I have three goals this week: Eat whole foods Don’t eat out for lunch Don’t buy snacks from the machine. This morning, I started out well. I had oatmeal and… Read more >

How to conversate when you’re not good at conversation

Our house is full of introverts of varying degrees. I could stand on a chair and sing in front of a room full of people, but I can’t make small… Read more >

I hate maple syrup

Two nights ago I went to the grocery store. The wind chill was in the single digits and the wind was blowing and I was freezing. Like, actually freezing. Dylan… Read more >

Two little words

Here’s one of my biggest pet peeves: It really gets my goat when I hold a¬†door open for someone and they do not acknowledge me. Is it soooo hard to… Read more >

when there is no ball practice…

For the last three months, I’ve scarcely been online and I haven’t had time to blog. Wait. Did I say the last three months? I guess it’s more like a… Read more >

Why I love baseball

  This isn’t a baseball field. It’s across from the baseball fields. It’s what I see on warm spring evenings when I’m at baseball practice and games. It’s what I… Read more >

Dreams really do come true

When I was little, I watched a lot of PBS. I especially liked a little low-budget show filmed in Roanoke called Cookin’ Cheap. I regularly watched Laban Johnson and Larry… Read more >

My reading list: a progress report

In February I asked for your recommendations, and I compiled a reading list for the year. Today, I’m reporting my progress so far. Here is a snippet of my original… Read more >

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