The Undying Cold, Medical Roulettes, and the Hope/Terror Balancing Act

This entry is part 13 of 13 in the series Periodic Updates

This entry is part 13 of 13 in the series Periodic UpdatesLife, Our Universe, and Pets: A lot has happened since the last time I managed an updates post. Frankly, I’m not quite sure where to start. Probably with the fact that the past months have been hard, on a Continue Reading →

The End (of 2016) – Summing up and Moving Forward

This entry is part 12 of 13 in the series Periodic Updates

This entry is part 12 of 13 in the series Periodic Updates 2016 was an interesting year.  And may have been the year that finally taught me that my approach to my own health has been broken for most of my life. I’m not particularly patient with myself, and I Continue Reading →

Children are People: Why ‘No’ always means ‘No’

This entry is part 1 of 1 in the series Heavy Content

This entry is part 1 of 1 in the series Heavy ContentAround a week and a half ago, this landed in my Facebook feed. Given how Mister Tea and I reacted to it, I feel I should warn that if you have experienced trauma that caused trust issues or PTSD, Continue Reading →

Some Weeks are Heavier than Others (04/29/16)

This entry is part 11 of 13 in the series Periodic Updates

This entry is part 11 of 13 in the series Periodic UpdatesLife, Our Universe, and Pets: It’s been a long stretch.  Short period of time, but one that has felt unending. I’d mentioned that we’d found a trainer that would be willing to work with us in house, which was Continue Reading →

04/21/16 Updates (Cinnamon Torment, Lego Addiction, and Time to Breathe)

This entry is part 10 of 13 in the series Periodic Updates

This entry is part 10 of 13 in the series Periodic UpdatesLife, Our Universe, and Pets: Still more than a week later, but closer than the last time.  I may be finding a rhythm for things again. Our biggest excitement is a return to normalcy.  Or, what counts for us Continue Reading →

Time-Lost Update Post

This entry is part 9 of 13 in the series Periodic Updates

This entry is part 9 of 13 in the series Periodic UpdatesLife, Our Universe, and Pets: So…  been a while.  Completely unintended. 2016 has so far been the year of learning that I need to be a little more careful in how much I do and how often and when. Continue Reading →

Periodic Updates (10/31/15)

This entry is part 7 of 13 in the series Periodic Updates

This entry is part 7 of 13 in the series Periodic UpdatesLife, Our Universe, and Pets: The plan was for weekly updates, it really was. Then again, it has been a fairly busy and complicated month. Mister Tea volunteered to work the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta.  I’m not sure how Continue Reading →

Periodic Updates (09/04/15)

This entry is part 5 of 13 in the series Periodic Updates

This entry is part 5 of 13 in the series Periodic UpdatesLife, Our Universe, and Pets: Life still seems to be moving fairly fast.  Not sure if this is because of the new schedule, or because of the relative productivity we’ve managed, or something else I’ve not thought of. The days Continue Reading →

Periodic Updates (08/27/15)

This entry is part 4 of 13 in the series Periodic Updates

This entry is part 4 of 13 in the series Periodic UpdatesLife, Our Universe, and Pets: I’ve been rediscovering things lately.  Some good, some irritating (but still good.) A few days ago body forced a break on me, and I was aggravated by it.  Wanting to do something useful while Continue Reading →

Periodic Ramblings (August 17, 2015)

This entry is part 3 of 13 in the series Periodic Updates

This entry is part 3 of 13 in the series Periodic UpdatesThis post was delayed because sometimes I am easily distracted. The idea for a new tea was sparked (on Twitter, of all places) and I had to create the tea.  In the process of creating that tea, I decided Continue Reading →