I took a break from blogging in part to decide whether to continue. For a while, I really thought the answer would be “no.” But in the end, I emerged not only re-dedicated to this blog, but determined to start 2 more! (Much more on that in coming weeks….)
Why blog, when it takes precious time and even money? There are so many stories in my head! Without some outlet, I fear my brain would eventually explode. I picture the famous Monty Python gluttony sketch — cramming in blogs and books and TV and articles by hour after endless hour, until all it takes is one more celebrity factoid or YouTube kitten video and — KABOOM.
Baby and illness make me slow. There’s no getting around that. So, to let off some mental pressure until I can get a few posts written, may I present some links?
Amusing blurb on a 9-year-old overachiever. I described this girl to Vera, with a request that she start supporting Mommy and Daddy in the style to which they hope to become accustomed. (Unfortunately, she countered with the story of the baby with a black AmEx.)
All I understand about astigmatism is that it’s harder to buy contacts. Thank heavens for I Am Bossy’s convenient tutorial. (Ah, who am I kidding, I still don’t understand. But I got a good laugh.)
Colorful rooms from Project Nursery.
Chicken coops and high-end gardens: bringing new meaning to traditional homemaking, or just a new form of whitewash? (Via BigThink)
What’s inhabiting your brain at the moment?