Category Archives: Life Observations

How I Got to Eat Spaghetti on Day 2 of my 3 Day Cleanse

I quit. That’s right, I quit. Rather, WE quit. My husband and me. And my first thought was, “Argh, I’m going to have to blog honestly about this.” Silly me, plastering my goal all over the internet. When will I learn? … Continue reading

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The Pull of the Hotel Room

Oh that moment where you finally get to your hotel room, and the reality of “no one is here who needs me at this precise moment and there’s no house to clean” hits, and all you wanna do it take … Continue reading

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Sitting at a Yellow Light

It’s a funny thing, life. One minute, you’re put-putting along, thinking you’ve got your life pretty much down pat. At least for this phase, this time, this three year segment …. The next minute, you feel things slipping here, slipping … Continue reading

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What Makes You a Mother?

Your children. Your children make you into a mother. Day by day, week by week–sometimes minute by minute. These children are creating a mother. Sure, some of it is innate in most women–the desire to nurture, to care for, to … Continue reading

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Blogger’s Block: What Happened to Me?

Did turning 30 kill my brain? Stifle my passion? Turn off my heart? You’d think so if you used to follow my blog and wondered where I went. I’VE wondered where I went, so I wouldn’t blame you if you … Continue reading

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A Fresh Start: My Move from Blogger to WordPress

I used to blog on Blogger with the title “Glimpses of Me: To Know Myself is an Incredible Feat”. On my 30th birthday, I decided it was time for a change.

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Two, Three, One

Months ago, I started counting. I’d count raisins. I’d count socks. I’d count cars on the road and ducks in the sky. I’d count. And count. And count. It just seemed like the right thing to do. And guess what? … Continue reading

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