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Updates from the hospital & more

It’s been the weirdest week here. I’ve run the gamut of emotions: hope, despair, joy, anger, sadness, numbness. It’s a rollercoaster that, frankly, I would really like to get off of. As for my mom, things remain the same. There were days where we really thought we’d be planning a funeral and then there have
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Hard stuff.

When the phone rings at 4am, it’s never good news. I opened one eye early Friday morning and realized that not only had my phone been buzzing but I’d missed numerous texts from my sister. I stumbled out of bed into the living room and called her immediately. “You need to come to the hospital
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Modern American farmhouse in fall at Carlton Landing www.pencilshavingsstudio.com

Thanksgiving 2016

The fastest way to induce panic in a graphic designer who NEEDS their laptop is to leave the power cable two hours away at the lake. Which means the first half of this week has been a mad scramble to get a new power cord and get everything pulled together. I feel like I’ve fallen
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A colorfully moody tabletop -- fall centerpiece ideas with velvet pumpkins, matte black dishes, copper accents and loads of style. www.pencilshavingsstudio.com

Best Holiday Sales Roundup (& a few things this week)

Happy Thanksgiving, American readers! We’ve been in a flurry of activity over here. Jude got out of school for an extended break last Friday, and I hopped over to the lake with a couple of girlfriends. Internet, it was the first time I have ever been to the lake without my children. In almost 2
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