Monthly Archives: May 2011

So, do you work or are you at-home?

Somehow, I have always found the “Do you work or are you at-home?” a difficult question to answer. The answer is yes. Yes, I do work. Yes, I am at-home. There is an awkward silence followed by the “I wish … Continue reading

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Comfort Eating or Comfort Starving: Which is Your Guilty Pleasure?

I have heard many people talk about weight they need to lose because they gained weight as a result of comfort eating. Comfort eating is eating not out of true physical need to eat but to soothe unpleasant emotions. Just … Continue reading

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Get changed from your purpose-ident

After changing my daughter’s utterly disgusting diaper, I connected the parallels between her situation and the human condition. She was happily playing while boldly proclaiming, by visible stain soaked clothes and telltale odor, her mess. I laid her down and … Continue reading

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Double use

I’m a fan of using and reusing. Recycling is one thing, but reusing is a different slant. Here are some of my double duty kitchen items: Cooling rack for baked goods reuse as a drying rack for clean dishes. I … Continue reading

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