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Some thoughts on the whole no television thing…

July 15, 2019
AUTHOR: Emilie

Reading Time: 2 minutes One big thing: I feel like I have so much more time. That part is definitely amazing. There’s also a bit of this ugh, what I am going to do now/later/this weekend? because I don’t have the comfort of well, I’ll just find something on Netflix. This weekend I: woke up early watched the sunrise…

6 months sans Instagram + Summer bed time

July 4, 2019
AUTHOR: Emilie

Reading Time: 2 minutes I think this week marked 6 months without Instagram. The realization popped into my head today. I think the digital hoarder in me feels some comfort in knowing it’s there if I choose to reactivate my account. Some time soon I will probably just download + delete soon. I do sometimes find myself taking pictures…

Turning 26 + Solo Summer Bucket List

June 23, 2019
AUTHOR: Emilie

Reading Time: 3 minutes I turned 26 this week. Capturing birthday reflections here seems to be a thing I do, so I’m happy to do it again albeit a couple of days late. Twenty-six does feel like a weird number. It’s no just on some of the forms anywhere where I’m age-bracketed in the group over the 21-year-olds; it’s…

Embracing this season*

AUTHOR: Emilie

Reading Time: 3 minutes *Or trying really, really hard to. I’ve accepted that there is nothing I can do better than lean into the season of live I’m in right now. This season includes: having a husband who is deployed (again) a really big work project with a very ambitious July deadline that I am (mostly) alone responsible for…

My ideal week (May 2019)

May 21, 2019
AUTHOR: Emilie

Reading Time: 2 minutes I was struck a bit last week when I read Sarah’s ideal week in part because it’s not something I had ever thought about before. I spend a lot of time planning and thinking about where my time went. Somehow I never thought to create this vision for what I’d like my week to look…