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Funny Story…

I texted the sitter I was leaving the library. It's a 12-15 minute drive home with typical traffic. It just happened to be closer to 6pm and snowy/rainy today. So it was closer to 20 minutes. The sitter texted me that the dog was getting antsy. I asked her to tell my son to take… Continue reading Funny Story…

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Music to My (Damaged) Ears

Music is my life. Singing, playing the piano, playing the organ, directing a choir...it's a piece of heaven on earth, solace to my soul, distraction from my depression. I've recorded myself singing a few of my favorite things (see what I did there?), but I don't share them very often - if at all -… Continue reading Music to My (Damaged) Ears

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My Kids’ Reading Room…

My son has a loft bed in his room, and underneath it, the empty space has been converted into a number of things: Guest bed Storage Study area Play area Most recently, and probably for the foreseeable future, it's a reading room. The black stand next to the bookshelf is actually part of our entertainment… Continue reading My Kids’ Reading Room…

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Why I Haven’t Posted in A While…

So...a lot of stuff has happened since my last post. Like, a lot. My husband lost his job due to false accusations. His truck was stolen and used in a drug run, so it's been confiscated by the cops. Plus, the cops said by the looks of the truck, we probably wouldn't want it back.… Continue reading Why I Haven’t Posted in A While…

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Movie of the Day – “The Secret Life of Walter Mitty”

Today's Movie of the Day is "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty," starring Ben Stiller, Kristen Wiig, and Jon Daly. It won 5 of its 8 nominations, including Best Original Score for a Comedy Movie from the International Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA). It has an average rating of 7.3/10 (IMDB), and movie watchers RAVED over… Continue reading Movie of the Day – “The Secret Life of Walter Mitty”