Category Archives: Holidays

Update for 4/16/2017

Life updates Life maintenance – Last week was mostly spent catching up on life from the week before–grocery shopping, laundering, library book returning, and napping. Easter – Easter was good. Friday – I had Good Friday off work, as usual, … Continue reading

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Update for 4/9/2017

Life updates Work – In the middle of last week my boss pulled me into the rather large project of reorganizing our typesetting file archive, and that took over my life for several days, including Saturday. It was kind of … Continue reading

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Update for 1/1/2017

Happy New Year! Life updates Christmas – At the beginning of last week I was still on vacation. Monday – The family had our annual breakfast at the House Cafe and then our annual tradition of going out to see … Continue reading

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Update for 12/25/2016

Project updates Christmas – Once I got to Texas Sunday night, most of my time was spent sitting around the house and conversing, interrupted by airports, restaurants, and decorating. Projects – Now that Christmas is over, I can tell you … Continue reading

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Update for 12/18/2016

Project updates Christmas – Last week pretty much all my projects were preempted by preparing for my Christmas travel, with the main goal of reducing my stress, and my planning ended up being worth all the hours it took. This … Continue reading

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Update for 12/11/2016

Project updates Christmas Projects – I’m trying to remember that I have time to work on these over my vacation, so I don’t have to stress myself out trying to finish them before I leave, especially since traveling makes me … Continue reading

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Update for 12/4/2016

Project updates Bookmarks – I didn’t work much on the desynced bookmarks situation, but I did think through it enough to start dreading it, since writing a script to merge them was going to take a fair amount of work. … Continue reading

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Update for 11/27/2016

Life updates Thanksgiving – On Wednesday I made a very stressful drive down through hours and hours of rain to my sister’s place, and what a relief to finally get there and see her and my brother. Thursday we went … Continue reading

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Update for 11/20/2016

Project updates Project map – I’ve made progress in sorting out my projects, and I’ll post a streamlined version of my article sometime soon. Bookmarks – The election and creepy fiction articles are coming, but to make those easier, I … Continue reading

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Update for 10/2/2016

Project updates Life maintenance Diet – I got my blood drawn at the lab for my lipid panel, so now I’m waiting. Exercise – Nope, none. I think getting my sleep schedule under control would help this, since I’d feel … Continue reading

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