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Goldenrod is blooming now. Funny, but I always thought goldenrod was the source of all those red eyes and runny noses one sees this time of year.  Turns out (according to Wikipedia) that the late-summer culprit is another bloomer altogether. That’s a good thing for us, since we have goldenrod all over the place. Apt, [...]

Things I’m Missing…

The night before surgery, Adorable Child asked to sleep with me.  It didn’t seem like the best idea to me:  I was in enormous pain, she had school the next day, and I knew I’d be up crying for much of the night.  Not only would she be short of sleep, she’d be further distressed [...]