Category Archives: whining

Cawt! Cawt! Meeee-owwww. Cawt!

Today is rainy and dreary and gray and blah. Soren is having an Eating Day (in contrast to Not Eating Day), and also a Will You REALLY Give Me a Timeout if I Touch This? Day. I like the first … Continue reading

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So exhausted

To put it somewhat mildly, it’s been a dramatic couple of weeks in our district. I worked 8 hours just on Saturday and Sunday, for example, and I should be doing a file review rather than typing this. I also … Continue reading

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I feel sad

One of my nostrils is all sniffly and runny. The other is not, but it bleeds intensely when I so much as gently blow my nose, even just the one side that needs it (because no one can really just … Continue reading

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Halfway to NaBloPoMo Victory!

I hardly care about any of you anymore, let alone NaBloPoMo. Blah. It’s supposed to snow on Saturday.

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well, shoot

Damn it, NaBloPoMo! Why you gotta be like this? I’m tired. It’s Antarcticanian cold here. I’m exercising restraint and not raising the thermostat (and instead tumbling the fleece sheets in the dryer- is that really an improvement in the energy … Continue reading

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I heard someone interviewed on npr a few days ago who said she was going to vote straight republican ticket simply because she said it was time for a change in Washington. The way she said it implied that the … Continue reading

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Would you like to hear about a dumb thing that I did?

The school district in town has a very, very long-standing position of not paying interns. Ever. Half or more of the school psychologists currently employed in the district did their internships for free and are perhaps still a little bitter … Continue reading

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Woe and all of that

So, the pregnancy books, maybe I’ve mentioned, tell me that I’m no longer nauseated or getting up in the middle of the night to go pee. The pregnancy books are so funny. Unfortunately, I’ve realized that the two are connected. … Continue reading

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Regret, I haz it.

What the hell possessed me to leave southern California? WHY? It’s 61 degrees and sunny there right now. It’s 32 and snowing with wind gusts here. The snow we received in DECEMBER is still on the ground. I could be … Continue reading

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I don’t even know what to title this. Whining volume 47?

The thing about getting a cold when you’re pregnant is that you can’t take (much of) anything for it. I can’t take Emergen-C or Airborne, which I usually down by the gallon when I have the wee-est hint of a … Continue reading

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