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Back to School

Going back to college at the age of 33 isn’t recommended by anybody, professional or otherwise.  Something happens to your brain after you turn 30 and retaining information isn’t as easy to do as it was when you were twenty and your mind was still fresh from high school and easily mold-able. 510 more words


Friday Reads | 5th February

Another Friday, another blessed end to the week. Except I’m luckier than most and only have a part time job so, really, every Friday sees me looking forward to a four day weekend until I have to go back into work on Wednesday. 521 more words


Booksgiving! A really cool holiday

If you’re as much of a word nerd as I am, you’ll be thrilled to see that The Bloggess had another miraculous “be kind to the world just because” idea. 80 more words


Sarcasm Must Be Genetic

My youngest is 16. She was diagnosed with anxiety in 1st grade and could have been as a toddler if we’d known to look for it. 780 more words


Let's Pretend This Never Happened: Things Make Us Furiously Happy

I sometimes wonder what it would have been like to have a childhood that was not mine. I have no real form of reference, but when I question strangers I’ve found that their childhood generally had much less blood in it, and also that strangers seem uncomfortable when you question them about their childhood.

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Furiously Happy by Jenny Lawson

“Normal is boring. Weird is better. Goats are awesome, but only in small quantities.”

I absolutely fell in love with Jenny Lawson’s first book, Let’s Pretend This Never Happened: A Mostly True Memoir… 335 more words

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