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Day 221: Help

I drove my nephew to the airport in Charlotte this morning–we left the house around 7:30am. After a quick, curbside rendezvous with my sister, who had flown down to pick up her son, we were off to spend several hours … Continue reading

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Day 212: Befriend

So I think I made a new friend today. I had a lunch meeting with a colleague in another department. We have a number of overlapping research interests, and we are both new to the university. It turns out that … Continue reading

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Day 166: Father

Ok, it is late, and I just got home after a delayed flight back from Texas, so I’m going to keep this one short. Years back, when I first started teaching, I would get my students to think about how … Continue reading

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Day 78: Share

I’ve had similar posts to this one before, I know–but today was another day where the focus seemed to be on connecting with others, appreciating what they had to share, and thanking them for their hard work. We had a … Continue reading

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Day 22: Ally

When I started this blog, one of the first bits of feedback I received was: What a great idea–but what are you going to do with your family for a whole year? Too true–living “simply” gets a lot harder when … Continue reading

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