Category Archives: Self

There’s So Much More

It’s been almost two weeks since I last posted anything. I’m not at my best these days, but I’m surviving. When things are bleak, and you can’t even see the light at the end of the tunnel, much less reach … Continue reading

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20 Days

Topic #155: If you knew you were going to die in 20 days, what would change? I tried to think of a clever answer about what would change if I knew I was going to die in 20 days, but … Continue reading

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Where I Went Today

No, not Faber College. I did, however, go to the college closest to where I live. In an annoying, slightly depressing turn of events, I had to go change my name on their records to my married name. It’s my … Continue reading

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Let it rain.

The best thing one can do when it’s raining is to let it rain. That’s a quote from Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. I post it for two reasons: It’s raining, which rarely happens this late in the season. My tendency to, … Continue reading

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If I Tried Macarons Again…

I was thinking about yesterday’s macaron attempt. The cookies all had the sought-after “feet,” but most of them were cracked on top. I thought about what I’d do differently, if I were to try it next time: I’d let the … Continue reading

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My Next Challenge: Macarons

For those who are unfamiliar, macarons are a meringue-based French confection, and they have a bit of a reputation. I bake, and I’ve always wanted to do macarons, but I was afraid of the failure that I was absolutely certain … Continue reading

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Challenging Myself

I thought that one of the things I could do with this blog, was record some of the challenges I give myself. Be it exercising on a regular basis, learning a new skill, or whatever I decide to throw at … Continue reading

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