Day 1196: Bunches of things happening all at once

In recent  bunches of days,  bunches of people in my life  have expressed bunches of empathy and sympathy about ..


It happens that bunches of people have expressed bunches of empathy and sympathy to me in bunches of ways, including:

  • “You have a lot on your plate!”
  • “You have a lot going on.”
  • “Your only child is leaving for college soon and you’ve got all this medical stuff to deal with, not to mention a high-stress job.”
  • “No matter what’s going on with you, you never stop.”
  • “You do more than any other 63-year-old I know.”

For me, it’s difficult NOT to have


For example, yesterday was definitely a day with


These bunches of things included:

  • getting a cool new case for my iPhone, which will prevent me from dropping it with bunches of thing happening all at once,
  • having bunches of delicious brunch food with my son,
  • stumbling across Open Studios in Newton,
  • purchasing some fabulous earrings and a necklace made by Deborah Rochman of DLR designs,
  • visiting “The Villa” in Newton, which was filled with artwork and color,
  • having bunches of awesome conversations with my son Aaron and my boyfriend Michael,
  • going to the Burlington Mall, which always has bunches of things happening all at once (including that “Bunches of things happening all at once” sign),
  • consulting with bunches of geniuses at The Genius Bar at the Apple Store, and
  • getting bunches of storage space freed up on my computer!!!!

Now, for some photographic proof of







I’m wondering if I’ll get bunches of comments about those


If I do, I’ve got bunches of storage space on my computer.

Bunches of thanks to all who helped me create this post and bunches of gratitude to you — of course!  — for reading, even though you might have


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23 thoughts on “Day 1196: Bunches of things happening all at once

  1. Bunches of cheering for post filled with bunches of cleverness 😉

  2. I got bunches of good feelings looking at the bunches of things you do with bunches of enthusiasm. I can’t keep up!

  3. Those are bunches of good things you had! I am glad to hear.

  4. Stay loopy. That about covers it Ann.

  5. I love the irony of the black and white outfit in front of Live Colorfully!

  6. … and breathe … bunches 💐💐💐

  7. You are so filled with bushes of amazing creativity. I was just called the bionic woman the other day so we seem to be living parallel lives. Very soon I will be talking to the Apple geniuses about buying a Mac. I just love your posts, Ann. You are an inspiration and you give me hope regarding an aspect of my life. Thank you! ❤

  8. As soon as I read the title I thought it was going to be bad news, like bad things happen in threes. I’m glad to hear that all the bunches were good things.

  9. Wow! I couldn’t identify more closely with you on this – bunches of things is what I’m in the middle of AND they breed like cells. Love this post and hope you can sail through all those things. Edinburgh is a long way for Aaron to go (I have remembered that right, I hope), but he will have a great time there, my niece went there too. She is now working in America! My daughter is in Chicago… it’s a small world. Wonderful sign ‘chat lunatique’.

  10. A plumbing museum?! Only you could find such a treasure!

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