Tag Archives: chores

The Last Rose Before Winter

And just like that, Sunday’s snowfall disappeared leaving me a yard full of leaves that needed raking. I’d like to tell you that I jumped at the task with the energy and efficiency of a racing engine, but I didn’t. … Continue reading

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Finally Crossing Something Off the List

If you came here from yesterday’s late post, were you able to guess what I have accomplished?  Either way, I invite you to read on. If you’ve been reading this blog lately, you will know that I have been utilizing … Continue reading

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Raking the Leaves

There don’t seem to be enough hours in the day to do all the things I need to do. The chores, the creative endeavours, and work seem to be piling up.  I am not losing sleep over it, but there … Continue reading

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Lament for the Weekend

Where did you go weekend?  I so clearly remember finishing work on Friday. I so clearly remember all the plans I had for the weekend.  There were things to clean.  There were things to organize.  I was finally going to … Continue reading

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August 4, 2014: Switching Behaviours

There seems to be no end to chores.  There is always something to do.  That also means there is something you can put off.  I am not talking about something major that can’t be put off.  I am talking about … Continue reading

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June 15 2014 With Dad…. the Normal Becomes Much More Perfect Than That

Father’s day comes in many shapes and sizes.  When it comes to my family (and specifically my father) those shapes and sizes are large, chaotic and loud.  I don’t think he would want it any other way, or that we … Continue reading

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