Category Archives: family

Beach Therapy

I feel so incredibly lucky to live so close to the ocean. It’s something that I try to never take for granted, but I have to admit, it’s something that I don’t always appreciate as much as I should. Lately, … Continue reading

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The Permission Slip

When I first separated from my ex I didn’t give a lot of thought to the fact that I would likely one day find myself as part of a blended family. And yet, almost five years later, here I am. Blended? Uh…yeah. Continue reading

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Random Vacation Thoughts

Sorry for the delay in updating this thing. I was basically offline all week while I was visiting my family. It was soooo good to get away from my regular life and just have some time to relax and to … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday To Me

Tomorrow (Thursday) I turn 35. This is my first birthday since being separated. It will be my first birthday not having a romantic partner in my whole entire adult life. Birthdays have always been a bit of a loaded issue … Continue reading

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Random Ramblings

I’ve been blogging a bit less lately in the last little while. I’m taking that as a good sign – a sign that I’m relying on this outlet a little less than I had been. Life seems to be settling … Continue reading

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The Best Gifts of All

So…Mother’s Day is coming up quickly. This realization hit me like a ton of bricks the other day – the fact that, with relations between my ex and I being what they are, he likely isn’t going to initiate any … Continue reading

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Getting There…

Tonight I dropped my oldest daughter, E, off at her Sparks meeting, and then my youngest, M, and I had an hour to kill together. We ran a few errands, and then decided to spend some time at the playground … Continue reading

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