Thursday, July 19, 2018

More than a Bed – its Sex, Sorrow, Sleep, and Snuggles

My bed is upstairs. Broken. Which breaks me a little. Feels stupid and first-world, but that’s where I am. Angry because the people that moved it broke the footboard that never should’ve been disassembled in the first place. This bed’s moved nine times now, and nobody’s ever taken it apart so completely. The guy who […]

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Wednesday, July 18, 2018

I Can Never Die

I can never die. Now listen, I know the reality is that eventually I will, despite the running and the elliptical machine I love and the yoga and the 32 ounces of water I (sometimes) dutifully consume daily. At some point, my heart will cease to beat, those aged neurons will stop firing in my […]

Thursday, July 12, 2018

10 Disasters to Avoid When Moving Across the Country

I know, another post about moving to Colorado. But I’m still in the thick of it and the disasters we’ve encountered moving across the country are fresh, and keep coming. Oh. Also, sorry for the occasional ragey rantyisness that may come through my helpful advice. Like the title says – disasters (but in the first […]

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Wednesday, July 11, 2018

The Harsh and Horrible Truth about Moving for the US Government

People (including me until recently) think that families who move for government or military jobs have it made. The government helps with closing costs for a new home, pays for a house-hunting trip, and sends professionals to pack your things. For anybody who’s moved across country, moving for the US Government sounds blissful, right? I’m […]

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Thursday, July 5, 2018

This Video Makes Me Happy! School’s Out for Summer! Epic Water Gun Fight, the Last Day of School, and a Birthday Celebration

What? I’m posting something today? On, um… a not-Finish-the-Sentence-Friday day? Well yes, yes, I am. Because school’s out for summer! And, we’ve recently had an epic water gun fight, the last day of school, and a birthday celebration. Which, I should be clear, happened two weeks ago…Also, there are three short videos in this post, […]

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Tuesday, July 3, 2018

Dear Universe

Dear Universe,   Okay. You win. Here’s the thing Universe. Whether you acknowledge it or not it’s time to cut this family a break. We have remained collectively upbeat this past twelve months despite some really nasty life changes I won’t go into here, plus the chaos of our house almost burning down and the […]

Sunday, July 1, 2018

This Video Makes Me Happy! School’s Out for Summer! Epic Water Gun Fight, the Last Day of School, and a Birthday Celebration

What? I’m posting something today? On, um… a not-Finish-the-Sentence-Friday day? Well yes, yes, I am. Because school’s out for summer! And, we’ve recently had an epic water gun fight, the last day of school, and a birthday celebration. Which, I should be clear, happened two weeks ago…Also, there are three short videos in this post, […]

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