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Happiness is...

… having that first sip of wine at the end of the day while preparing supper.


Where I ditch perfection...

Today I turn 40. There were no trumpets. No confetti. No big proclamations or cabana boys jumping out of cakes. Really, it has been “just another day”. 1,336 more words

Faster, Harder, Longer is my New Workout Mantra

Faster, harder, longer is what a friend of mine reminded me that it takes to get fit post babies. Yes, of course! I know that but forgot for a hot minute while I complained about my soft mom bod. 323 more words


Day 5

I’ll throw it out there. For someone with a Type A personality when it comes to passing the math portion of the GED to complete the GED I’m petrified. 156 more words


#thisis40 ~ The Breakfast Edition

The countdown started at 37.  A year before my 20 year high school reunion I was asked to be on the planning committee.  Sure, why the hell not.  1,642 more words


In just 165 days I will be turning 40.  40 is the bane of my existence at this point in my life.  There are some days I’m all like “hey I can handle this” and other days I’m all like “this shit is not going to work, this can’t happen.”  There is only one other time in my life I struggled with my age.  294 more words

This is 40

This is 40 (2012)
★★ / ★★★★

Debbie (Leslie Mann) is not happy turning forty. For her, being forty is considered the first step toward a hopeless descent to old age so she decides to tell everybody that she is only thirty-eight. 603 more words

Well, I'm Certainly Not Going Through Life With One Hand Tied Behind My Back. -- James Dean