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just a regular grownup

I’ve been invited to return as a guest on The Bubble Hour this evening, so I think I owe my little blog an update. The twins are napping and I’ve just made myself a cup of tea. 599 more words

Poem from ages ago

From maybe a year or two ago:

“I drink when I’m hungry,
I drink when I’m not,
I drink when I’m angry,
And I’m angry a lot, 233 more words

just shut up already

Had an interesting evening yesterday.  I went to one of those “wine and paint” classes.  I’ve been many times but this one was different.  Maybe it was the table of women I was sitting with – probably.   289 more words

Wow, it's been a long time...

I knew I had been gone for a while, but didn’t realize it had been two and a half months since my last post! A LOT has happened in the last while. 1,313 more words

Goodbye to My Old Loves

When I went home to see my parents after ten years away, I was amazed that my father wasn’t drinking. He was never a drunk, not an alcoholic, just a normal every day, drink or two before dinner, and a few or sometimes more than a few beers on a Sunday afternoon. 671 more words


Let me introduce myself

I need to tell my story. I need to sort it out in my head and to connect with others.

Thank you in advance for listening. 1,113 more words

Fresh start

“Ugh!  How unfair is THAT?  It’s not like I am the one with the problem!”

I was whining, I know it.  I also knew the answer to my question before I even asked the therapist for an answer.  842 more words