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Small Adventures

I've been feeling hopeful lately. Maybe it's because I finally broke down and started reading FiveThirtyEight again after swearing off polls forever in 2016. Maybe it's the warmth and coziness of the season, as the leaves fall and the days get shorter. I've spent so much time dreading a pandemic winter, but now? If it… Continue reading Small Adventures

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A Little Bit of This, A Little Bit of That

Hello friends! I was supposed to go back to work tomorrow, but decided yesterday that I'd take the entire week off instead untz untz untz. It's weird that I feel a little guilty about this. I keep coming up with justifications internally (I've only had two days off since the New Year! I'm burned out!… Continue reading A Little Bit of This, A Little Bit of That

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FO – Seaside Bunting, and Other Odds and Ends

Happy Monday, friends! How have you been? Things are good here. I thought I had this quarantine life figured out, but June was a little tough! I think I finally realized things won't be back to normal soon, even though it appears to be an American past time to pretend that the virus doesn't exist.… Continue reading FO – Seaside Bunting, and Other Odds and Ends

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Book Review – Under the Harrow

Hi friends! It's been awhile since I've done a book review!  Let's start with Under the Harrow, by Flynn Berry. I started this book in September, right after finishing a terrible mystery novel.  I was really hoping for a palate cleanser with this one.  Fortunately, this book was a much better read- it's a confident… Continue reading Book Review – Under the Harrow

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Labor Day Weekend Roundup

Hello friends!  US readers, I hope you've had a restful Labor Day weekend.  Right now it's rainy and cozy outside.  The weather this weekend was thankfully below 100 degrees, which was nice. Here's what I've been up to: Studying (boo) The fiscal year for our main client ended on Friday.  Now that the fiscal year… Continue reading Labor Day Weekend Roundup

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Three Things for 2017

Hi everyone! I hope you all had a relaxing Christmas/Hanukkah/Kwanzaa/Festivus/whatever you celebrate. I've been having a pretty relaxing mini-vacation.  Boyfriend and I traveled home to see our families (we're from the same hometown, which is pretty convenient).  I've been relaxing with family and friends, crafting, gorging on food my mom has been making, running with… Continue reading Three Things for 2017