Monthly Archives: April 2012

The first of the lasts

Since Thora was about a year old, we’ve enrolled her in swimming lessons at the MIT pool. Except for the summers when we frequent the local public swimming holes, every Sunday morning has found us walking over to their stellar … Continue reading

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Nope. Chuck it.

We’ve started The Big Purge. And while it’s time-consuming, I feel so liberated. Gone is all sentimentality. All of it. This is from the person who has saved my favorites of Thora’s clothes for the first 5 years of her … Continue reading

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Forms, Forms, Forms

We are up to our eyeballs in forms in this house. (I know, I know, it’s part of the deal.) I imagine the journey to ultimately holding valid New Zealand visas as a kind of long car trip without a … Continue reading

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Contract Negotiations

The contract finally appeared in Sean’s email last week! Halleluiah! I mean, we were pretty certain that there wouldn’t be a hiccup. Afterall, we had coffee with Sean’s boss-to-be the week before while she was in town for a conference. … Continue reading

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