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‘It’s good to shake up the system and make a new start,’ I wrote to a friend, explaining our BIG decision to leave Istanbul, my beloved home for 26 years, and move to Brussels. 746 more words


Take the Smartphone-oholic Challenge

Beep!  Beep!  Ding-dong.  Knock-knock.  The theme song to Friends.  I have all these various tones, rings and songs that identify what or whom is texting, emailing, or calling on my smartphone.  566 more words


Childless Insights

A friend from high school has moved into town to do her residency.  She and her husband recently came over for brunch, and I have to say my kids were so, so incredible.   794 more words


The Nerdiest Injury

I don’t know if this counts as a childhood memory, because I was thirteen when it happened. But whatever.

I was in this musical group, that did musical reviews, which are basically shows consisting of songs from various musicals. 198 more words

General Nonsense

Injuries I've Had So Far (2/?)

Before we get into the meat and potatoes of this post: To Move On is now in eighth place with 156 downloads! Thank you so much to all the people who have downloaded, liked or shared it! 401 more words


Birthdays and Injuries

Yesterday was my 25th birthday.

A quarter of a century ago, my abnormally large head got stuck in my mother’s birth canal.

I was an average sized baby, a seven pounder. 1,050 more words


Summertime…in Arizona…

You would think that being born in the desert would give you some sort of tolerance for heat, similar to how walruses have blubber to insulate them from the cold. 1,444 more words