Monthly Archives: August 2012

a new thing

At some point this last year, as the RevDoc and I were talking about my sense of call to ministry as a lay person and the time I had on my hands as an underemployed academic/stay-at-home-mom, she posited the idea … Continue reading

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on winifred banks

Over the last month or so we’ve watched Mary Poppins, the 1964 film, quite a few times as we prepped Wordgirl for the play. (Once to prep her; the next dozen times at the kids’ request.) I probably didn’t think twice … Continue reading

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first day

Wordgirl started kindergarten today at the Norton Space and Aeronautics Academy (NSAA). It’s a lofty name, I know. It’s a charter school with a dual immersion Spanish/English bilingual program. We’re pretty happy about all of it, and more so after … Continue reading

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a night at the theatah

Last night Computerguy and I took Wordgirl (formerly known as Bubble aka the girl child) to see Mary Poppins at the Music Center in downtown LA (my folks watched the boy). The scheduling was more or less coincidental, but it … Continue reading

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seven on sunday

1) Walked this morning. Still love it when I manage to walk out and about. Love seeing  familiar faces of other walkers and smiling or waving (the older couple walking all the way across the street–don’t know them, but we … Continue reading

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friday five: smarter not harder edition

Today’s RevGal Friday Five comes from kathrynzj: I returned to the office today after over a week of vacation. I’m not the best at re-entry, but I do find myself with a renewed interest in being a bit more stream-lined … Continue reading

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