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Hello, hello!

I’ve been working and the housework has been slipping. We are letting it pile up until the weekends and it’s getting out of hand. Papers are piling up from the week, laundry is piling up (meaning that it’s getting dried … Continue reading

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We found it

I am super anxious about the new job. I start on Monday and I’m positively worked up into a frenzy about it. It’s a huge change for me since I haven’t had a chance at a career in over 15 … Continue reading

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Feeling better having gotten that off my chest yesterday. It has been weighing on me. But, at 40 years old, it’s time to embrace who you are. I am not a green and thrifty girl except when I need to … Continue reading

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In what feels like a betrayal of everything I’ve tried to be the last couple of years, I realized the other night that I truly am a child of the 80’s. I want the big house with the nice car. … Continue reading

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New Construction

New developments in the home front. We have decided to consider new construction homes. I hadn’t thought about it before now, but it seems like a good idea. The house is move-in ready, you get to pick colors, nothing needs … Continue reading

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I’m listening to country music for the first time in 15 years. The funny thing is that there’s a channel that specializes in the country of 15-25 years ago, so I’m listening to old favorites. I’m actually skipping around between … Continue reading

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Oh Ye Of Little Faith!

Hubby doesn’t believe in my vision. He cruelly pointed out all the times in the past I’ve tried to keep us on this tight a budget and how miserably it’s failed in the past. Meanie! What he doesn’t take into account … Continue reading

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We got a new kitten a week ago.   Her name is Myra, she’s two months old, and she weighs in at 2.5 pounds (1 kg or so). The shoes in the background are Younger Boy’s size 3’s. The black blob … Continue reading

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Hello again!

Hello there! I’m back online. I wasn’t just away from tech for a week, we went on our summer vacation! It was a blast. We went to Great Wolf Lodge, a resort with a whole waterpark inside! There are about … Continue reading

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It’s hard

Some days it’s hard being me and others it’s pretty darn good. I am just coming out of the other side of a ridiculously bad muscle spasm in my neck/shoulder. I’m almost positive it was stress related as I let … Continue reading

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