Category Archives: Sleep Deprivation

College Applications and Pedicures

Recently one night as I sat sewing hooks and eyes on my daughter’s costume for her current musical, I realized it was long past when I needed to go to bed .  The whole evening had been thrown off schedule. … Continue reading

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Grounded.

It is, somehow, the end of my daughter’s junior year of high school.  She has two more days left of school.  How did it go so fast?  How can she really be seventeen? She also has two days left of … Continue reading

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Speak Love

It has been a rough few weeks.  There have been times lately when I have felt irritable and distant from my daughter.  I know she has been feeling it too.  We had a fight last week when I got tired … Continue reading

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