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Wiser And Braver For It: A Post-Melbourne Update (Part 2)

In part 1 of this story I shared a bit of our (short) job hunting experience in Melbourne, and how I felt somewhat guilty watching my husband go through the process. But this wasn’t the only reason I agreed to come … Continue reading

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“Profound Wisdom” Gained While The Internet Was Down

A little dystopia, anyone? 😳 No sooner had I declared my first weekly challenge for April when the internet – my connection to the outside world, my muse, my source of everything – went out. At first I thought it’d … Continue reading

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They Had Me At ‘Best Online Knitting Store’

I’m pretty sure they don’t do it on purpose, but for an online store that prominently displays a “Best Online Knitting Store 2015 Winner” badge, they sure have a lot of opportunity for improvement. Wanting to finish Blush Cherry Jam … Continue reading

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Paardje’s Preoccupation of the Week: The 10-Item Wardrobe

Do you have a closet full of clothes and yet still have nothing to wear?  Then maybe the 10-item wardrobe is your knight in shining armor. The 10-item wardrobe is a concept I came about when I read Jennifer L. … Continue reading

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March Wrap-Up

What a strange time the marvelous month of March was for me! If I had words for it, they would be restless, bored, pensive. March was my birthday month.  Aside from that I also felt that I was holding my … Continue reading

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Reverse the Bucket List, Find Out What You Really Want

Originally posted on Yoga with Morgan Webert:
We’ve turned the corner on yet another year and based many of the conversations I’ve had it sounds like 2014 was a big one for a lot of you. Let’s just stop an…

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