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This is the way we wash our sheets. . . .

Laundry is never done. Unless you live alone and can do your laundry naked (hopefully without leaving your home!), thenĀ  it’s the same story every time: just after you finish putting it all away, you take off your clothes and … Continue reading

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Sleep tight. . . .

Remember when we got the huge new bed? And remember when we were overrun with sea monkeys? Well, those two things have kind of come together in a horrible way for us. It’s another infestation, but less friendly, more plague-y. … Continue reading

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Back to school.

Ahh, it is back to school time again. And not just for the kiddos, this year. For me, too. You see, five years ago, I gave up teaching for what, in a lot of ways, has been an even harder … Continue reading

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Out of here

Today, we are doing something that makes life sustainable here at the Fun Apartment: leaving. We depart by car for a month or so in the Midwest so the boys can add swimming in lakes, climbing into car seats, running … Continue reading

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Fun Apartment Fitness Plan

I got a stack of “how to be hot . . . err healthy” magazines at the Y, which was kind of awesome. But after reading nothing but Self, Shape, and Women’s Health magazines, a girl could be forgiven for … Continue reading

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Thank You

I know you all have nothing better to do than read my blog today. Nobody is tearing apart their kitchens or anything. Nobody is watching the Packer game. So here I am with a quick word. (After a month of … Continue reading

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Monkey See

Recently, the Fun Apartment had a population explosion. And I do mean explosion. Like in the millions. We are completely overrun. You see, it all began at the Dino-Store. During our monthly pilgrimage to the New York’s most awesomest place … Continue reading

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Chemistry set

In my quest for DIY presents–maybe I should say DIM, since I’m the one making them–I started making lip balm to give away. It makes a great gift because people use it every day, and (hopefully) think of me fondly. … Continue reading

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