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Occuping Lent

7 Quick Takes: Alien Abduction Results Edition

— 1 — I need this. Seriously, I need this. — 2 — Oh my stinking heck… One of the channels on Comcast has “Whose Line Is It Anyway?” on at night, and I’m watching it right now. Let’s just say that I’m laughing my butt off and waiting for the episode where Ryan breaks …
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The Simple Woman’s Daybook: January 15, 2019

For Today… January 15, 2019 Looking out my window… dark. It was not bad today — not warm but sunny. I am thinking… about the design project for my Publisher class on which I am procrastinating by creating this blog post. I am thankful… for a good start to tutoring this quarter. One of my …
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The Simple Woman’s Daybook: March 5, 2018

For Today… March 5, 2018 Looking out my window… dark. It was shirtsleeves weather today. I am thinking… about group work in my Excel/Access class tomorrow and plotting how to deal with a difficult person in my group. I am thankful… to have gotten tutor training done and to have gotten paid for it. One …
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7 Quick Takes: Active Shooter Drill Edition

Yes, my Quick Takes are late. I had homework due tonight for Excel/Access. — 1 — Active shooter drill. We had an active shooter drill during my Excel/Access class today. It’s in a computer lab so we had to turn off all of the monitors in addition to flipping the lights, drawing the blinds, and …
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7 Quick Takes: Insane School Stuff Edition

— 1 — Parkland, Florida school shooting. The school shooting yesterday was #18 this year. 18. That’s roughly one every other day. So tell me how we don’t need appropriate gun control. (Not banning firearms. GUN CONTROL..) I effing dare you. — 2 — Lent. My Lenten discipline was going to be Morning Prayer every …
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7 Quick Takes: Sticks with Spinning Plates Edition

I told one of my instructors that I feel like I’m en pointe on one foot while holding sticks on which plates are spinning… and I’m trying to keep them from crashing. She laughed. Somehow, I’ve made it through my week. — 1 — Lenten devotional update. I’ve got the sucker compiled and edited. My …
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The Simple Woman’ Daybook: January 1, 2018

For Today… January 1, 2018 Looking out my window… sunny and cold with temps in the 30’s. I am thinking… about the parish Lenten Devotional which I offered to coordinate. I am thankful… for my church being such a welcoming place to Daniel. Advent IV was hard but they were fine with him there. When …
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