Monthly Archives: April 2015

Reading my way through spring

Time for a book post, I think! The plan is to read myself out of books at home, but this time I’ve borrowed two books from friends and then read one of my daughter’s books, and she has somehow inherited … Continue reading

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I haven’t been honest

I haven’t been honest lately. I also haven’t been at all inspired and I think these things may interlock. But today I am going to come clean. I have left my job teaching kids age 12-15, to work as an … Continue reading

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A well needed kick forward

Today I finally snapped out of whatever funk I’ve been in. I’ve filled a box with stuff to give away, and a large plastic bag with clothes to pass on to someone else, and I’ve thrown away two large bags … Continue reading

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Decluttering is getting hard…

I was going to take my friend over at minimalistsometimes up on a challenge of clearing out some space. I started three weeks ago with my bathroom cabinet, and that was a breeze, but then I moved on to my bedroom. … Continue reading

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