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Category Archives: lists

Nymbler, and Second Chances

Choosing baby names wasn’t an easy task for me, except once, the second time, when somehow we just knew our boy’s name from the get-go.  The others, though, were tedious.  There was the pouring over the baby name books, each of us making our own first super-long list, then cutting our lists to our top […]

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The Countdown is On

So I want to do a post about this new study I read on the effects on kids of media overload.  I am not surprised.  Here’s a hint:  the effects are NOT GOOD.  But I don’t have time to do that much thinking or writing today, so I’m on to other topics. I want to […]

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Shaking things up…

photo credit: Duchamp I have a love-hate relationship with routine and structure.  It goes something like this:  I love it.  And then I hate it.  See how that works? I have a friend who mops on Wednesdays and does laundry on Fridays.  Every week.  Same old, same old.  I absolutely love that she knows her floor […]

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