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Workhorse vs. Clotheshorse--What if I'm neither?

I’ve never had a job that’s necessitated it, but I can’t help myself from dressing up for work. “Business casual” is as casual as I’ll ever get, even on Friday; my normal uniform is knee-length skirt, button-up top and blazer or vest.  645 more words

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If there was any doubt before...

It’s official. I’m undeniably a douchebag.

No, it wasn’t free with another subscription or a promotional giveaway. No, it wasn’t a gift. And no, I don’t believe I’m good enough of a runner to merit a subscription to a running magazine. 49 more words

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This is why we're fat, vol. 8

At the clinic, a 3-year-old burst out of the back and into the lobby and loped toward the exit with his young mom in tow. She started pushing open the big glass door when he yelled, “No!” and threw all his weight into pushing it open by himself. 241 more words

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“Way down deep, we’re all motivated by the same urges. Cats have the courage to live by them.” —Jim Davis

Sunday mornings are wonderful times at our house, perhaps my favorite of the week, and the first couple hours of those mornings are the most delightful. 122 more words

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Happy Sunday

Wishing everyone warm, awkward snuggles on a cold winter night. :-)

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A Birthday Wish to My Great Friend

I picked you out of a crowd, knowing you were the exact right one.

In the years since we met (you were less than impressed by my first impression, I know),  we’ve grown to love each other in a way that some can’t (or won’t) understand. 171 more words

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The relief of forgetting.

About six weeks ago, at happy hour with a co-worker at least five years younger than me, I shared some good news about a work “win” I had just achieved. 404 more words

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