Category Archives: Ordinary Days I Love

A Mitzvah of a Project

Big Cutie’s Bat Mitzvah is in just five short weeks. One of the requirements of this day is that she design and implement a service project, and so six months ago she came up with the idea that she would … Continue reading

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What the What

I know. My World’s Worst Blogger Award is prominently displayed on the mantel and I’m wearing the cone of shame. But I’ve been up to my ears in all sorts of things and decided blogging had to go on the back burner so … Continue reading

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Seasonal Shoe Switch Syndrome

I’m suffering people, and I know you are too. Twice a year this unfortunate condition strikes and my poor little tootsies are covered in blisters in the most unusual spots. You know what I’m talking about. Seasonal Shoe Switch Syndrome … Continue reading

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Keeping it Real

Lest you think my time here in Tokyo is all festivals, beautiful kimono and amazing food, I thought I would share to you my experience this afternoon. As a responsible adult I felt I needed to get some copies of … Continue reading

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World Stroke Day

Today is World Stroke Day. Twelve years ago I didn’t know there was a World Stroke Day. Twelve years ago I didn’t know babies and children could have strokes. Twelve years ago I didn’t know I would have a baby … Continue reading

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Just Charming

Several years ago, The Cuties and my husband surprised me with a charm bracelet. They picked out several meaningful charms for my life up until that point and we’ve added to it ever since then. It’s truly one of my … Continue reading

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My Fair Cutie

So y’all know my Halloween costume era came to end last year when both girls chose store-bought costumes for the first time. While saddened, this happened to coincide with the husband and I attending Halloween costume parties where adults went … Continue reading

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