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Running on empty

I am looking out the window at the vast beautiful sky. The clouds don’t look as heavy as they have the past few days and the weekend stretches out before me. But I’m running on empty. Funny how a couple … Continue reading

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When she says things that slay me

4:30am, Mumma’s bed Mumma, I think we need a baby. But I have a bubba already Love Bug – you. Yes but our family would really like a baby. 7:45pm, Love Bug’s bed Mumma, come. I need to tell you … Continue reading

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Pieces of me

There are many pieces of me: mumma, daughter, sister, friend, blogger, worker, reader,¬†foodie,¬†animal advocate. It’s been a long {long} time since there has been another piece of me: the dating girl. Obviously this isn’t a new piece of me, but … Continue reading

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Do you wewember?

Love Bug still pronounces the letter r as w. Wewember. Wemind. Wibbon. You get the idea. As she lay snuggled in my bed this morning {Why did you come into my bed in the night Bubba? Because I love you … Continue reading

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The pre-date phase

We’re not in Kansas any more Toto. None of this eyes lock across a crowded room, someone asks if they can buy you a drink, blush your way through a conversation and then respond to their advance by accepting the … Continue reading

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A disco nap

I’ve written about my Velcro dogs on many occasions. It seems Beary has taken it upon himself to ensure that – with the change in weather – my body temperature remains constant. Constant dog temperature that is. Wherever I am … Continue reading

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I am Charlie Brown

Today I am Charlie Brown. I am going through the motions. Because today, that’s all I can manage.

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