Conferences, food, and drowsy catnaps

I thought I was done waking up at 3:45 AM due to the time change, but alas, this morning marked another early wakeup and general refusal from my body and brain to return to sleep. As today was Parent/Teacher Conferences and my last day at work, I took advantage of the extra time to (a) write thank-you cards to parents,¬† (b) cook up some goodies … Continue reading Conferences, food, and drowsy catnaps

Regarding Pima County and where I’ve been all this time (hint: not in Pima County)

So, I’ve just discovered that my second book, Following Grandpa Jess, is available to borrow from the Pima County Public Library in Pima County, Arizona: Pima County Library: Following Grandpa Jess It’s not available in Chicago, sadly, or anywhere else that I’m aware of, but Pima County residents, enjoy! In other news, regarding my lengthy and unexplained absence from the interwebs, I’m afraid I’ve been … Continue reading Regarding Pima County and where I’ve been all this time (hint: not in Pima County)

If you’re sick and you know it, put your head gently down on the desk and sigh

It’s been a rough freaking¬†week, you guys.

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Migraines, lack of sleep, a rebelling stomach, and general feeling-awful-all-over has led to some decidedly unpleasant days at work, though I find it encouraging that I’ve managed to make it to Friday morning without once vomiting all over my keyboard. Small victories, my friends. Small victories. Continue reading “If you’re sick and you know it, put your head gently down on the desk and sigh”