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Staring Into Soup

On Monday night, I decided to make some chicken soup for dinner. It was pretty good, but near the end of the meal, I had an experience that made the soup a little bitter for me. 990 more words



And the day came when the risk
to remain tight in a bud
was more painful
than the risk it took to blossom.
Anaïs Nin

Learning To Be Happy

A Serious ?uestion

“What do you want to be when you grow up?”

Oh that haunting question! The question that’s constantly thrown at a student.

I have answered this with different answers at different times – sometimes a doctor, teacher, fashion designer and once even a mother! 75 more words


Dragon at 2.5 years old

I still can’t believe that Dragon is 30 months (2.5 years old!) – Seriously did my baby go?

Kids are like sponges they absorb information like water. 1,670 more words


From the mind of a former party girl.

After reading this article about former party girls it got me thinking; it’s amazing how your whole life can change in a single moment. One moment I was a girl who drank too much, smoked to much and cared too little and the next I was going to become someone’s mother. 291 more words


Ah shit.

I found out from E-man back in philosophy at my alma mater, that Nicole has been dealing with a lot of stuff… Which finally explains why she hadn’t gotten back to my emails, texts, or calls. 87 more words

Looking Back On Life


This was my text to Bucky. Kate had said that she wasn’t liking Bucky since she always bails on the last-minute, which in my defense it was because I always invited her 2 days before wanting to go out… 196 more words