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The One With All of the Sports

When I discovered I was pregnant, I did what I can only assume most parents do: I wondered who my child would be. When I discovered that child was a boy, I had visions of little gym shoes and football jerseys, baseball caps and toy trucks.

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The One Where My Shoulder Wasn’t the Only Hurt

So that phrase they have, “on the spectrum”? It applies to my oldest. For years, since he was about four years old, he has had these meltdowns. 1,431 more words


Sunday Thanks: Happy Birthday to Me!

Three years ago today the doctor removed my breasts after a breast cancer diagnosis.  In the three years since this time, I am thankful for every second (well, almost, minus the ailments) which has been allotted to me by the Big One up above.  88 more words

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Everybody's On The Run

In terms of all of us who made it onto the London Marathon team for mental health charity, Mind, anyway.

Yup, that’s right. On April 26th 2015, I will be running 26.2 miles (or 42.2km for those of us who like metric). 237 more words


Too Funny - The Big One

Hello dear ones,

A brother messaged me about installing a generator to be ready for “the big one”.

I asked myself how it is I find reference to “the big one” so very funny. 223 more words


How to Prepare for the Next Big Earthquake: Brace Yourself, Home, and Wine Rack

Growing up in Southern California, I got used to being shaken awake. (And learned early that you shouldn’t have glass-framed art above your bed.) 866 more words

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