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"Me Time"

On Chris’ work days 7pm means it’s my little bit of “me time”.
I pour a drink and start cooking dinner! Cooking to me is relaxing, I love it! 197 more words

Hamburger Veggie Soup (Crockpot)


2 cups of V8 Juice

1 Can of Stewed tomatoes

2 TBS of Worcestershire sauce

2 Cups of Frozen corn

2 Cups of Frozen green beans… 161 more words


My Fitness Journey

I have finally decided to start a blog about my fitness journey. (I am sure my boyfriend is tired of me venting and talking about all this fitness stuff!)  257 more words


My Mom's Dead Ex-Boyfriend's Dad Took Us to the Opera

They spoke a language I didn’t understand then and still don’t speak now. The translated text scrolled across a digital marquee above the stage, red LEDs on a black screen. 587 more words


The folks are getting older.

My parents’ mortality is becoming ever clearer. I see them but rarely, these days, and when I do, the age is written all over their faces; in their movements, in every pause in conversation, in the desire (or lack thereof) to engage in certain activities. 315 more words


Geez Louise

When I had returned home from Missouri and my mom’s funeral a letter had been slipped through the mail slot. It was a note from my friend Crystal, whom I call Schmoe for reasons I cannot recall. 991 more words