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(observational notes of exquisitely ordinary moments) fortunately, unfortunately when i was young i was introduced to a game. i have no idea what it was actually called, but i recall it as the “fortunately, unfortunately game”. in it, a disaster scenario alternates in turn with a more positive scenario. here’s my example from today… picture […]

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(observational notes of exquisitely ordinary moments) having plans we had friends over for brunch today. we made gluten-free pancakes and espresso martinis and chatted about a vast landscape of things from friendship to psychological warfare, mixed martial arts to board games. grateful for their company and the way the conversation wandered. making plans we booked […]

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(observational notes of exquisitely ordinary moments) something to make hello otis overalls, you look comfy! i love that your pattern makers include a finding your fit guide and a set of sew along videos. somewhere to go we took the ferry over to the mainland today and took nic’s mum out to piha for lunch […]

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(observational notes of exquisitely ordinary moments) some adjustments I’ve had a painfully stiff neck on and off for about two years now. I first noticed it when my father was drawing the final few breaths of his life. I am a firm believer in trauma manifesting itself in our physical form but have been neglecting […]

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(observational notes of exquisitely ordinary moments) a new beginning today’s beginning was grumbling out of bed, quiet light and a cool morning. the vines in the valley near our house blanketed in low cloud. a new road there’s about four different ways I can do the final approach to my office on my bike and […]

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