Month: August 2009

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List Week

It’s List Week at the HGP. I’m not trying to persuade anyone to do the Holiday Grand Plan. I looked back at last Christmas, and I see that I ended up cutting back on work for a couple of weeks […]

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Dutchman’s Puzzle

I’ve finished half the Dutchman’s Puzzle blocks, so I thought I’d play around with them a bit and decide on a setting. The pattern puts all the blocks together with no sashing: I decided that this was too wiggly-looking, and […]

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Defining Music

My bento boxes are still neither decorative nor properly stuffed, but I’m getting there. Two little boxes are definitely a proper lunch, if you pack them correctly. So I had a proper lunch, and did a brief Pilates video, and  […]

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Thursday August 27, 2009

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Yesterday was not a good day from the point of view of normal life. I skipped the gym for a client meeting. Breakfast was an English muffin. I made hot dogs baked in bottled BBQ sauce (a favorite from childhood, […]

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Wednesday August 26, 2009

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I started responding to Ozarque’s comment from yesterday, and ended up with way too much for a comment, so I’m posting it here instead. I had said something about web sites for the elderly, and Ozarque said that elderly people […]

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Tuesday August 25, 2009

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My classes went well yesterday, I went to the gym, sat down to my pot roast leftovers bento box lunch, and still got back to my computer by noon.  I got lots of stuff done in the afternoon, made chili […]

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Diversity

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It’s the first day of class. I made myself a schedule, with some leeway and uncommitted parts. I got my roll book ready, with the second class of the day marked by an elephant paper clip so I can readily […]

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Busy-ness

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Yesterday was my third annual Pampered Chef kickoff. The first year, I went out of curiosity and saw that PC could pay my kid’s tuition bill (it did). Last year, things were very up in the air for me, and […]

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Saturday August 22, 2009

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Yesterday was less insane. I got all the assignments finished. I even went outdoors into the beautiful day at one point (bank, post office, grocery for snacks to fill up the box once I saw how much room was left […]