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Language, please!

If you have been following me for any length of time, you have probably already guessed that I like to cuss.  Is it curse or cuss? 508 more words

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The Big Difference

I have written before about the differences between my husband and myself but I want to touch on one more thing about us … the fact that I am going thru menopause and he isn’t. 573 more words

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There Goes the Neighborhood

As you may already know, my hubby and I became empty-nesters these past few years.  We love it.  No more yard work, no more snow removal, and best of all, no more kids living at home. 759 more words

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A Double Negative

Growing up within the environment I did, me and my thrown together siblings faced some pretty horrendous shit and through it all, I learned to be able to always make a few jokes about the situation, rub some dirt on it and stand back up.  473 more words

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Leveling Up

Yesterday was my birthday, and I have to say, I can never see what the big deal is with celebrating birthdays.  Now don’t misunderstand – it is not that I don’t put a lot of stock in birthday celebrations because I am scared of getting older, hell, that is going to happen whether I want it to or not.  457 more words

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A Free Pass

Ah, vacation.  Or even better, the end of vacation.

Sometimes there is no better sound to a mom than the car engine shutting off and dad saying “we’re home” at the end of a long, “relaxing” vacation. 452 more words

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Men are from Mars blah blah blah

It really didn’t take a book entitled “Men are from Mars and Women are from Venus” for me to realize that I am of a totally different species than my husband. 509 more words

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