Category Archives: Family

Families of origin and of choice

Çeci n’est pas un article

Everyone should experience a Surréaliste art exhibit in company with a six-year-old. Continue reading

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It was official this morning

L got hired again by the State today after almost two years out of permanent work.  She starts Monday, working for the Department of Family and Protective Services as a grants technician.

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T is married

Let’s see what some of those “despites” actually looked like. Continue reading

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I have a cool daughter

And son-in-law, for that matter. Continue reading

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Holidays make Teh Dramaz

I told her to come or don’t as she saw fit. Continue reading

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Another Thanksgiving survival post

So I went out and bought a $93 standing rib roast. Continue reading

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At home, alone

I wish I could think of ways not to feel this isolated, but at the moment I don’t really see how. Continue reading

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T makes it official

Jimmy proposed to her last week, and she has her ring. Continue reading

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I feared this would happen

L was laid off today, part of a ten percent headcount reduction in her agency.

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Blessedly far away

I’m home, and at least 150 miles away from all kin except my own family. Continue reading

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