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Next week is the first anniversary of THIS amazing event, and I couldn’t be happier. I love being married to J. It sounds crazy, and I don’t know how to explain it, but marriage has improved our relationship. It’s essentially the same, nothing has fundamentally changed, but it’s… just… better. We have so much fun, and he’s … Continue reading

A Plague On Both Our Houses (Probably)

The unthinkable has happened, again. For the third time, actually. My husband and I are camped out on the living room floor, after having done all our laundry (including the fancy stuff) and the bedroom is outgassing. We got bed bugs, again. For the third time. LAST time was miserable enough, we were caught off-guard, … Continue reading

Knitwit Auntie

I’m a knitter. My knitting come in fits and starts; there are stretches of time where I can’t stop needling and others where I’ve forgotten my needles entirely, much like my blog, actually… My mother taught me how to knit after I had my wisdom teeth removed over one high school summer vacation. I was high high high and the … Continue reading

X-Ray Camera Reveals How Hamsters Fit So Much in Their Cheeks http://t.co/bGIbagMJEh via @sharethis

X-Ray Camera Reveals How Hamsters Fit So Much in Their Cheeks http://t.co/bGIbagMJEh via @sharethis — annetastic (@ann3tastic) January 20, 2015 from Twitter http://ift.tt/1BYTrRU January 20, 2015 at 04:25PM via IFTTT

From Grandma’s House: Saturday Morning Gossip Mongering

I miss talking to Grandma Ruth on the phone. These days I have fantastic conversations with my mom while I’m commuting, and I so wish I could just call up Grandma on the road. She was someone who could really settle in to a nice chat, y’know? She took such an interest in everyone, but … Continue reading


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