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I work in a field where everyday I can look at my life and be extremely grateful for who I am, what I have and who I have in my life. 236 more words

Tark and Mara Search For Meaning

In a universe close away from here, Mara was feeling philosophical.

“I’ve been thinking,” she said, knowing without a five-o’clock-shadow of a doubt that Tark would want to hear what was going on inside what was, by far, the heaviest part of Mara’s size zero frame. 724 more words

Tark And Mara

Age Discrimination? At 28?

“Ich glaub, mein Schwein pfeift”. Before I blow up my status updates on Facebook with a rant again, I’ll turn to my blog. So I just noticed during the past weeks that my student ID doesn’t do me any good anymore…? 266 more words

In English, Please

Do You Really Have Long Hair?

It’s all over twitter these days… #LongHairProbs, #LongHairDontCare… but in actuality, how long is your hair?

My friend Janet and I (pictured), obviously each have some pretty long hair. 542 more words

First-world problems: parenting

As a mother, I find myself having to take a stand constantly in matters big and small. In some areas, such as nutrition and hygiene, popular opinion is on my side– my struggles are confined to finding ways to get and keep Bee on-board. 598 more words


I didn't see that coming

Don’t get me wrong. I love my Mac. Seriously, I do.

When I received the parcel at work, I pretty much ran all the way to the post room (pretty much, because you know, Health & Safety, guys!) and then pretended I wasn’t trotting all the way to my desk. 610 more words

Just Random Stuff

First world "problems"

Ordinary Haitians read out banal #firstworldproblem tweets standing in front of rubble and their barren homes. Thought-provoking ad by Water is Life

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