Monthly Archives: March 2010

a snack-dream deferred and an update

The grocery store here only sells one kind of canned mandarin oranges, a favorite snack of mine. They hide them on the bottom shelf, meaning that I’ve overlooked them on every trip to the fruit aisle. Today I finally spotted … Continue reading

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Vacation

My family left last week, after 12 days of scurrying about the country in a desperate attempt to see as much as possible. We drove over 1200 miles in 9 days and were blessed with better-than-expected weather. It didn’t rain … Continue reading

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Chester

Ben and I went away for a few days last week. We needed to get out of the house and it had occurred to us that we haven’t really been anywhere at all in the UK, aside form London. The … Continue reading

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