Category Archives: fail

Once upon a workday.

Today, while writing report after report and written notice after written notice and listening to the speech pathologist play games and have fun conversations with kiddos all day, I began to question my career choice. My office is a little … Continue reading

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NaBloPoMo Means Cop-Outs

It’s not against the rules, even if it’s less fun. When you wear your hood on, I know you’re depressed.

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I should clarify: blogger rarely let me successfully upload pictures, either. I actually much prefer the picture uploader in wordpress to blogger’s, if both worked. WordPress actually even worked at first, which leads me to believe that something has gotten … Continue reading

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A Story

Once upon a time there was a girl. This girl did NaBloPoMo for so many years that it became a tradition, nay, an obligation. Sometimes, the girl regretted this decision and wrote tiny, baby blogs on some days. Then, one … Continue reading

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I know that the point of NaBloPoMo isn’t to just get through a blog a day, and I know that’s what my blog has been like these past few days. I’m sorry. I was planning to remedy this inappropriate use … Continue reading

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Role Confusion

The biggest problem with sexism isn’t the part where one gender is barred from the other’s tradition role. The biggest problem is when one gender’s traditional roles are valued less than the other’s. That’s really it.

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A really truly very boring piece of writing

Soren rolled from his back to his front for the first time yesterday. All day today, he refused to try despite my numerous attempts at luring him sideways. Louis came into the nursery this evening and leaned down into the … Continue reading

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60 and SUNNY!

Sometimes, I leave my weather app open to Whittier, and then I get really excited. Then I feel sad and flip it back over to the weather here. 37 and chance of rain/snow. Sigh.

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The difference between me and Louis

I have no problem talking about Soren’s body fluids during dinner. Specifically, I tend to bring up the color and texture of Soren’s, ah, diaper production while we’re eating. This bothers Louis; I can’t imagine why. Magical.

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Louis and I began our quest for a new church yesterday. The reasons for our being in this position are complicated and have been explained to the interested parties, so I’ll skip them. Anyway, we attended my dad’s church yesterday … Continue reading

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