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On being different; one mama’s story

On being different; one mama’s story

When the experts said my son was fine, in my heart I knew there was more to the story.

A sick day shared with a spying hen

A sick day shared with a spying hen

Brynn’s fever broke in the middle of the night, so what I worried might be strep was just some vigilante virus using my daughter as a germ-hostel as it makes its way through the child population. We laid low today.  Books and jammies and blankets […]

The best laid plans…

The best laid plans…

Today started out according to plan. By noon it was off the rails, but I’m learning to roll with the proverbial punches.

My name is Julie and I’m a last-minute Christmas Shopper

My name is Julie and I’m a last-minute Christmas Shopper

Is it really procrastinating if you’re making a conscious effort to put something off until the last possible moment?

A Super Moon and a New Start

A Super Moon and a New Start

So yeah, I sort of dropped the blogging ball.  Again.

Our long weekend ft. Ursa Major, Golabki and Japanese Beetles.

Our long weekend ft. Ursa Major, Golabki and Japanese Beetles.

During a long weekend in northern Michigan,we experienced the Ursula Major, fantastic Polish fare and some Japanese beetles. Not necessarily in that order.