Juggling. And Then Dropping the Ball (or Two or Three)

Photo credit: https://www.quantamagazine.org/the-mathematics-of-juggling-20170524/ I didn't realize how dependent I am on my planner until I was without the first two+ weeks of the year. The one I ordered finally came yesterday after a shipping snafu. I had a small paper January calendar where I could keep track of big things like appointments, but the daily [...]

Just When You Think You’re Gaining Traction…

Just when you think you're gaining traction, you find out it's 95% likely that you'll move. To another state. Into a smaller home. And school is starting soon. I still have plenty of posts planned for the future.  And if I can manage it, I'll continue my putting up Throwback Thursday posts for new content [...]

Throwback Thursday–Prior Post 8/16/10–Catching Up After a Very Difficult Year Pt. 1

8/16/10 Wow. Been a while since I posted. I had a pretty hard year. A few months after my ectopic pregnancy I got pregnant again and was pretty excited. I was pretty sick, which I took to be good sign--baby must be growing right--right? I was dealing with thyroid issues and went to an endocrinologist [...]

Summer Plans & My Secret Weapon

This was supposed to be the Memorial Day post about summer.  Instead it's going up today, close to Independence Day.  If you're wondering why, read HERE. *************** Happy Memorial (Independence) Day! As someone with lots of military service in my family, it's a particularly poignant holiday for us.  I can't begin to express the depth of [...]