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Minutiae

This morning we ran out of Nutella. This may technically classify as a “#firstworldproblem”, but in our house it is still a problem. Adding to my child’s misery, I also would not let her chew gum before breakfast. Nor would I let them watch Netflix under the covers instead of going to school. Nor was …

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A very polite, completely reasonable, utterly exhausted DST appeal

Dear People-In-Charge-Of-The-Clocks, Please, please, please: can we do away with Daylight Savings Time? This past weekend we were all supposed to “spring forward”, but it’s 5 days later and there is still a lot more lagging than springing going on. I wasn’t a big fan of changing the clocks to begin with. Before we had …

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