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Crayons, vacuum bottles, and overload: updates and commentary for the modern housekeeper

I stared at the rice cooker for a few minutes this morning before breaking down and searching the cupboards for the directions. I’m at home today, so I thought I’d help my husband out by cooking up a batch of brown rice, which we both like to bring to work for lunch.  He’s the one… Continue reading Crayons, vacuum bottles, and overload: updates and commentary for the modern housekeeper

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hug a writer today, or on second thought…

Many of my readers are not writers themselves, and so they may be unaware of the huge event that is Nanowrimo (National Novel Writing Month – I think, or maybe National November Writing Monstrosity -- nope -- probably not).  Anyway, we’ve just stepped into the month when many writers sign up on a friendly website… Continue reading hug a writer today, or on second thought…