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May 25th . 2020

Quarantine Update

We finally cut Jim’s hair. And I’ve been making personal menus, then taking pictures of my food. Also, margaritas. I told the kids I’m ready for my own TikTok channel and nothing on earth could amuse them more. Also we … Continue reading

May 17th . 2020

Mother’s Day 2020

I asked Jim to take this picture because it’s very clear it’s the last Mother’s Day I will be taller than my kids. On this 50th-ish day of our quarantine we played a card game called Golf. We played Mario … Continue reading

May 10th . 2020

Quarantined at 11

Hadley had her birthday party in the dreaded quarantine. Every guest she invited showed up. Most of them danced. Somehow they even traded sweet gifts for their porch-delivered goody bags. It was somewhat magical. I am conflicted in my happiness … Continue reading

April 26th . 2020

Secret Place and Taking Stock

During this quarantine, it’s been almost impossible to find a place of your own. A weird conflict of ideas if ever there was one. So, how delightful the day to just walk around a lovely and desolate place behind our … Continue reading

April 20th . 2020

Filling Space

I know someday I will look back and wish I had written more about the time of quarantine and pandemic. So to future self I say, remember how good it felt just to stare out the window, or name the … Continue reading

April 12th . 2020

Easter 2020 Part 1 – Porch Visits

Just like every other day of quarantine thus far, our Easter weekend had it’s ups and downs. But it was fairly joyous, all things considered. Here are a few snapshots of things like visiting and being visited, Easter Bunny style. … Continue reading

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