Monthly Archives: April 2011

Awesome Austin

We’re in Austin on a mini-vacation this week, upon the request of my husband’s work to check it out as a possible moving destination.  We’ve never been asked by an employer to move somewhere, so it’s put us in an interesting situation to determine what we are really looking for in a community, home, and […]

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Searching for Treasures

This weekend is unique – Earth Day and Easter overlap somewhat, and people will be out and about in droves, searching for treasures.  Some will be seeking the pastel plastic egg, others will be looking for trilliums.  Some will be peeking beneath bushes to find a dyed hardboiled egg, others will be looking for rabbits, […]

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Ticked

I am not easily grossed out.  Bugs usually don’t bother me, though I have been known to threaten mosquitos with Deet and don mosquito net hats (not as fashionable as you think) while trekking in Lapland.  I grew up with cockroaches – yucky, yes, but once you resolve that there is no eradicating the being […]

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Home and Work

The recession continues…   As I look forward to the upcoming school year, and resuming work as a high school science teacher, I am screening candidates to take over my position at my part time job in artificial intelligence research.  The job is absolutely fascinating, but requires a very specific skill set, so I am […]

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Home and Work

The recession continues… As I look forward to the upcoming school year, and resuming work as a high school science teacher, I am screening candidates to take over my position at my part time job in artificial intelligence research.  The job is absolutely fascinating, but requires a very specific skill set, so I am not […]

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