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About Those Boxes …

A few weeks ago when I wrote about boxes and my plan to experiment with the size and shape of my life and work in the new year, I had no idea that my husband would injure his knee playing basketball with the boys a few days after Christmas. I didn’t know that we would come home from an extremely relaxing anniversary trip … Read more

The Fine Art of Auntship

Next weekend, my nephew, Dylan, will celebrate his 6th birthday. I’ll be at the birthday party, along with Dylan’s sisters (my nieces), Katie and Lizzy, eating cake and ice cream, admiring all Dylan’s gifts, and hearing stories about the first days of the new school year. My niece Samantha, will have her 6th birthday the […] Read more