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29 January 2014 ~ 3 Comments

snowed in like Edward

snowed in like Edward

The main news to report is that Abby is feeling fine post-surgery.

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26 January 2014 ~ 8 Comments

waiting for Bitty

waiting for Bitty

It has now been three months since we knew we lost Bitty, but the miscarriage is still incomplete.

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26 November 2013 ~ 6 Comments

marketplace madness

marketplace madness

Apparently I’m one of only 5% of Americans who buys health insurance on the individual (non-group) market. I hear that “five percent” figure mostly from politicians trying to downplay the impact of a national Health Insurance Marketplace rollout that has gone hellishly wrong.

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24 November 2013 ~ 6 Comments

full

full

With so much time and energy spent on homeschooling and Itty and Bitty, we’ve gone far too long without a regular family update.

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30 October 2013 ~ 5 Comments

complete

Today’s ultrasound at 8 weeks was identical to last week’s: Bitty measured six weeks, one day; no heartbeat. Bitty was gone.

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