Reflection

Indignation

Tonight was book club. Which I love, whether I participate much or not. There was a point when someone said something though and my first reaction was indignation. Actually a couple times this happened. Of course, I misunderstood what was being said anyway, or I didn’t take the time to ask clarifying questions before butting … Continue reading

Reflection

The Passage of Time

On Sunday, it was Brian’s birthday. Those who are new to my blog and don’t know about him can read a bit about him and how his life and death affected me – here: https://ohlovelyexistence.wordpress.com/2012/10/20/blurring-the-lines-9-year-old-as-supporter-and-caregiver/ and here: https://ohlovelyexistence.wordpress.com/2012/12/02/still-missing-you/ Anyway, Saturday leading up to Sunday was really really hard for me. Sometimes you wish these occasions … Continue reading

Life / Reflection

Late Night Nostalgia

It’s one of those nights where I’m afflicted with late night nostalgia. Evening really is my *thinking* time. It’s generally when I’m most creative and have my best ideas, but being a night owl doesn’t always work with having a family… Even if you are a home schooling family. And to be honest, although I’m … Continue reading

Life / Reflection

Late

A few weeks ago, the handy little iPhone app that lets me know when that time of the month is upon me (as if the mood swings and cravings weren’t enough of an indication) let me know that I should be expecting confirmation of my non-pregnancy at any moment. However, I ended up being approximately … Continue reading