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Empty Wrappers

I have a checkered history with food. It didn’t really start until I got into college. It was a way for me to have control when I felt I had little. 441 more words

Adoption

If You Voted for Him — john pavlovitz

I have always been a believer in voice. Your voice is who you are. How you use it is a demonstration of your personal power. 223 more words

Finalization Life

The Height of Frustration

I procrastinate.

In fact, I am procrastinating right now.

There are meal plans to execute, and I am sitting on the couch. I would rather write and emotionally work through my latest kerfuffle with Hope (which happens to be ongoing on text at the moment), than fix the marinate for those chicken thighs that have been defrosting this afternoon. 981 more words

Adoption

What the Election Means - Real Talk

Well, I’ve managed to endure 4 of the 5 stages of grief post-election.  I skipped ‘bargaining’ because well, there isn’t really a reason to go through that one with a national election. 1,206 more words

Finalization Life

Case Managing as Parenting

I could really use a personal assistant. Of course at this point I couldn’t afford one, but that’s beside the point, really.

I could use a family case manager, scheduler, minder person, robot, something. 803 more words

Adoption

Absences, Missing Earrings, and Coming Out Alive

Well. It’s been a hot minute. But here we are.

When I first started blogging, I remember reading posts that folks had written after writing absences. 1,358 more words

Life

Thoughts For Thursday- Anti-depressants 

I had my fun yearly lady doctor’s appointment yesterday morning.My wonderful doctor and I started talking about baby beast and his refusing to sleep at night habit. 238 more words

Depression