Category Archives: hopelessness

Nothing is going to get better. It’s not.

When I was in 5th grade I started a club. Inspired by the now iconic anti-litter commercial (the one with the crying Native American), every month or so I, and 3 or 4 other little girls, would walk along side … Continue reading

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Reflections

It’s that time of year (my birthday approaching on Sunday) when I tend to spend some time contemplating what I’ve accomplished in the past 12 months compared to what I had hoped to get done.  I look at where I … Continue reading

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Dog Days of Summer- spoiler alert – depressing!

It’s hard to believe but as of next Friday (July 4th) our summer break will be half over.  The busy part of the summer is over – the garden is in and (mostly) growing, the kids have gone to camp (4-H, … Continue reading

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