Monthly Archives: December 2014

Microblog Monday: Christmas Cards

My dad and I have had an unofficial competition the last two years to see who gets the most Christmas cards. We taped them up on opposite sides of the opening between the kitchen and dining room. There were some … Continue reading

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He Just Keeps Singing His Song

I feel all scattered from this stress and I don’t always know what day it is. I want to write but have nothing coherent outlined in my head. I really should just go to bed, but of course Wallace woke … Continue reading

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Night Weaning

Hey! Maybe instead of avoiding writing on my blog every day except for Monday, I will actually manage to get back to writing. I’ve been enjoying Microblog Monday’s, but maybe it has turned into an excuse not to write, something … Continue reading

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Microblog Monday: Avoidance

Life is pretty shitty right now so I have been avoiding my blog. I am having a hard time focusing on solutions because it is that bad. Today, we are taking the bus to the community service center and attempting … Continue reading

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Microblog Monday: My Nina

When I decided to move back to Chicago, I thought I would be able to bring my cat with me and just make it work in a small space. Then I decided it wasn’t going to be have a large … Continue reading

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Relief

I have been in super stress mode since I got my schedule for these next two months. I do no have enough hours to pay my rent and bills and buy groceries. We have been just barely making it since … Continue reading

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Microblog Monday: A Boy and His Beeba

Once Wallace experienced real life ladybugs this fall, he was hooked. I pulled out a TY Puffkins ladybug I had from 1998 and it was a fast friendship. It goes all around the apartment with him, goes to bed when … Continue reading

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