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The A-Word

7 Quick Takes: G-Tube Questions Edition

Daniel has had his G-tube for four months now, so I thought I would answer some of the questions I have gotten from people about it. — 1 — How easy is it to change the tube? I have only done one change (November 9th, three months post-surgery), and I had a nurse giving me …
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7 Quick Takes: Why I’m Tired Edition

— 1 — It’s my Friday. I work Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday. It was a pretty intense week because finals have been released and students are panicking. I can’t help any of them other than pointing out what they are allowed to use if they get stuck. Thankfully, one of the instructors was present on …
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7 Quick Takes: Things That Make Me Stabby Edition

— 1 — Special needs blogging Kelly talked posed the question of why you should start a special needs blog. I’ve actually done some. — 2 — Things that are making me stabby #1. I’m seeing more and more blogs who have pop-ups advertising their newsletters. It’s obnoxious, and most of them are not blogs …
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The Simple Woman’s Daybook: October 8, 2018

For Today… October 8, 2018 Looking out my window… dark. It rained all day. I am thinking… about my drop-in tutoring hours today. I dealt with cranky SNAP assessments and tutoring a class I didn’t enjoy taking. I love my job, but it was a tiring day. I am thankful… for the tutoring students who …
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The Simple Woman’s Daybook: September 25, 2018

For Today… September 25, 2018 Looking out my window… sunny. I am thinking… about the changes I’m having to make to my degree plan based on the appointment with the Autism Center for Daniel yesterday. I am thankful… to not be doing my Final Project for my degree(s) this quarter. One of my favorite things… …
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7 Quick Takes: Insert A Witty Title Here Edition

— 1 — Nostalgia. How many of you had a Caboodles cosmetic case when you were little? Apparently, they’re selling vintage ones now. I’d get one, but I never wear make-up! — 2 — NaNo update. I’m in the world-building part of NaNoWriMo prep. It’s harder this year because I don’t have anyone I want …
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7 Quick Takes: Jen Is Dead Tired Edition

— 1 — Prayer request. Fulton, the son of our hostess-with-the-mostest Kelly, had spinal fusion surgery on Tuesday. He’s doing better but he’s still not a happy little panda. (Spines get stabby when you correct them.) Could y’all please keep him and his parents in your prayers? Thanks! — 2 — Another prayer request. Daniel …
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