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On Accepting Imperfections

Good morning friends! Almost done with January.  Almost there, almost there...I started off last week feeling really focused, but ended it feeling very self-critical.  Add generous dashes of glumness and heaping servings of anxiety and rumination. I spent the weekend trying to center myself and mentally prep for the busy week ahead of me. Yoga… Continue reading On Accepting Imperfections

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Update – Fighting a Cold with MITTENS

Hi friends! At least it's the middle of January now.  Ergh, January.  I first saw this cartoon a couple of years ago, but this sums up how I move through the month pretty well: We had a couple of days last week where the weather was sunny and in the 70s - I felt great!… Continue reading Update – Fighting a Cold with MITTENS

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Happy 2019 (With a Hike and Little Trip Down Memory Lane)

Happy New Year, friends!  I hope you all had a great start to the new year.  We had a ~wild and crazy night~ of watching the Twilight Zone marathon while I knitted and provided emotional support to my dog.  I fell asleep around 11 but woke up just before midnight.  In my 20s, I went… Continue reading Happy 2019 (With a Hike and Little Trip Down Memory Lane)

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2018 Recap

Good morning, friends! As I type this, I am drinking coffee, have a knitting project on my lap (I needed a break from the llama amigurumi torso) and am wondering when the Twilight Zone marathon is starting (edit: it's already started, YAY!)  I can hardly believe it is already New Year's Eve. What a year.… Continue reading 2018 Recap