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Today Richard turns 30.  It’s one of those round number birthdays, divisible by ten without fractional results, that we tend to think of as especially significant.   468 more words


Turning 30: Is Age Just A Number?

Not when you’re single, by choice or not; live with your parents, and most of all, are a woman, because there is no such thing as a happy, independent, headstrong woman who knows how to take care of herself. 777 more words

Thoughts: 2/5 Of Me

The big 3-0; thoughts on leaving my 20s

I turn the big 3-0 in less than a month. I think that bears repeating… I am turning 30.  I officially have 24 days until my 20s will forever be over. 865 more words


On Adulting and Reflections On Turning 30 or Now I Can Mostly Be Trusted To Feed A Cat

This is my last week of my 20s.

I know I’m still super young, but this is my first “milestone birthday” since I was 21. (Well, 25 but I’ve never rented a car so that one was pretty irrelevant.) I’m having a tiny bit of an existential crisis. 1,135 more words


The Truth About Turning 30

So, it happened.  A few months ago I reached that monolithic milestone I had long been dreading… I turned 30.


I’m pretty sure that in previous years, during all those countless discussions about the future and what it may hold for us, friends and I would reel off these stupidly excessive-sounding years which back then sounded so distant, and talk about what life may be like by then.   1,304 more words

Remembering Ogden Nash

Today marks the 45th anniversary of the passing of Ogden Nash. During his long career, he wrote over 500 pieces of comic verse. His subject matter, unconventional rhymes and accessibility made him a national favorite. 205 more words

Ogden Nash

Oh No - Three Oh!

I turned 30!

I can’t believe how quickly this has come round (I’ll admit, I didn’t quite complete my 30 by 30 list but I’ll persevere and I had a blast with the ones I did manage to get done). 334 more words