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Parenting Work

The (home) office door

Working from home full-time is fantastic, but having an office in a small house with two small children means that staying focused can be a challenge. As any parent will tell you, a closed-door is not a universally recognised symbol by children to knock or come back later. It’s more like a general invitation to […]

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What I learned last week

What I learned last week (#50)

Learned last week: The importance of winters, a grave reminder, and tiger stripes are like fingerprints.

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Misc

Not yet

I’ve really started to enjoy the short time I get at the mid-point of my run, looking out at the well-attended graves. “Not me,” I think to myself, “not yet.” It’s my own memento mori.

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What I learned last week

What I learned last week (#49)

Learned last week: A guide to the impeachment saga, tips for reducing distraction, the burrito rant, and more.

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Parenting

Are you the type of parent who:

Thinks hard about what kind of food is going into your kids body? Tries to include art and music education in your child’s daily education? Takes your kids traveling intentionally to get them away from the comforts they are used to and to see something new? Tries to encourage reading as a fundamental lifelong habit? […]