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New Year’s Revolutions
If It Weren't For Those Pesky Kids! / Musings, Rants, and Everything In Between

New Year’s Revolutions

When I was a young girl, knee socks and Easter dress young, confessing my grade school sins to Father Gilmartin was a regular part of my religious education. As an eight-year-old, my sins were pretty tame–more lying to my mother than coveting my neighbor’s cattle. Later I would wonder if worshiping at the false altar … Continue reading

The Edamame Problem
A Broad Abroad / From the Heart / If It Weren't For Those Pesky Kids!

The Edamame Problem

A few months back I was chatting with a friend, a fellow expat who is moving home come June. She and her family are relocating from a fairly swank zip code here in Denmark (Copenhagen 90210) to a rural village in the north of Scotland. Narrow, windy roads and fertile fields. Small Beatrix Potter-esque woodland animals popping out from … Continue reading