Category Archives: chocolate

Spring Loaded

An non-random, completely lacking construct validity informal study of my colleagues who are also finishing their 3rd year of a PhD program indicates that Easter baskets came with the requisite chocolate, 5 lb weight gain, and a bonus side order of a … Continue reading

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Life Lessons Cubed

My dear friend Trish called me today. We got to visit uninterrupted, which means that it’s barely March and I’ve used up my Christmas miracle already. She mentioned that she’d like for me to do a blog on my “Life’s … Continue reading

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8 Improbable Thoughts Before Breakfast

1. Hey, that’s a great title! Now write a blog about it. 2. What’s the secret ingredient in Alexander’s smoked chicken salad? Should I eat my last tub for breakfast or save it for supper? Write a blog until the … Continue reading

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Happiness Engineer

That is a real job title, I swear it on all that is holy:   Hang on while I swill some raisins to cut the chocolate cravings that picture instigated…. No, it didn’t work. (I have to close my eyes … Continue reading

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Red(d) Fox(x)

Last night Mark and Leah “camped out” in the back yard. This is mostly an excuse to eat s’mores for supper and poptarts for breakfast, but as long as I don’t have to sleep in a tent on the ground, … Continue reading

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The End of the Line

Sat around visiting with my peeps this afternoon.  We discussed reading the Declaration of Independance, but a fudge-brownie haze dulled our motivation, so we didn’t. Maybe next year. My sister needed to be filled in on all the big news from last … Continue reading

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When I Grow Up

This week, I’ve been trying to figure out what I’ll be when I grow up. I had high hopes that the Easter Bunny was going to leave me a big ole sign about my future in the basket with oodles … Continue reading

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