Monthly Archives: April 2013

sometimes we actually do what we say we’re gonna do

In this case, it was “walk in the morning, so I won’t be complaining when it’s 94 and windy tonight.” I did. Still windy, but I saw some stuff to make it worthwhile.

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where you least expect it

Friday night wine on the patio. Saturday in San Francisco, watching college softball, high fiving and Bloody Marys at MoMos. Sunday coffee and paper and gardening and baseball and brussels sproutsĀ  (first time, caramelized, with brown sugar, who knew?). Chatting … Continue reading

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on notice

Friday morning walking and noticing. Happy weekend.

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good things lead to other good things

I used to muster up a five good things list every so often. Some days even five was a stretch. But usually five is possible, if you include stuff like “breathing.” These days I think I can muster up a … Continue reading

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One day in Chicago. The Botanic Gardens and coffee at Elly’s Pancake House. Sometimes I even surprise myself.

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weekend plantings and doings

Last week’s news seemed to sap all of my energy, so I tried to be gentle with my expectations this weekend. We watched baseball. Cleaned up the yard and planted. More baseball. Moved a big flower (seriously, it was very … Continue reading

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