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In the career of mothering, there seems to be no job advancement.

Mothering/home keeping just sucks the wind out of me some days. Thankless is the name of the game. As you read this, if you feel my plight, please chime in as I could use the solidarity. We have all heard … Continue reading

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Beyond ‘You have such a pretty face.’

At 38, I reached the saturation point. The place where I had taken in all the insults and disapproval there was room for in my head and no more would fit. What a great day it was…so freeing. Here is … Continue reading

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Lemon Verbena Salt Scrub

Lemon Verbena Salt Scrub   I thought I would share a fun and easy project with you. Yeah, I know, I write about weighty issues, feelings and shit but I think you will like this so… A friend of mine, … Continue reading

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Just Say It

Why is it considered good manners to conceal someone’s bad behavior? I’ve seen a topic circulate on social media: If you wore a warning label instead of a name tag what would it say?  I guess you can put “Outspoken” … Continue reading

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Better living through Facebook

“Facebook is my life” would not be a true statement but it would not be far off. People, communication, sharing, interaction…these things really matter to me and if the people in your life account for anything, I am a wealthy … Continue reading

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Fresh Start

A little beauty (and truth) for the day.   2014 was an extraordinary year for me. Lessons I had been learning, bit by bit over the years…the same lessons that came at me in many incarnations but I had not … Continue reading

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Sensitivity Training

Let me introduce myself, I am “one of those sensitive people.” I am acutely aware of sounds, smells, textures, stimulus of all kinds but I am most especially sensitive to people. Nuance, body language, what is or is not being … Continue reading

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