Category Archives: women 50

Ways To Fill Your Free Time After Divorce

I think the hardest part for me after the divorce was to find a way to fill my unexpected free time.  Because when the kids see their dad occasionally, I am alone and I have nothing to do.  I had … Continue reading

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I Won’t Be Narc Bait Anymore

I was raised by narcissistic parents in addition to a narc brother.  Trained by the narcs, I am a people pleaser, a fixer and I wear my heart on my sleeve.  I love deeply.  I am an empath.  I don’t … Continue reading

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I Almost Hit My Prom Date

And here’s another one for the blog…lol!  The other day in the grocery store parking lot, I almost hit my prom date from high school with my car.  Just kidding!  He was walking through the parking lot when I recognized … Continue reading

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Do You Believe In One and Done?

I used to think that my marriage was for life – in other words, one and done.  But if you’ve been reading here, you know I’m divorced so my one and done wasn’t meant to be.  Now I’ve got to … Continue reading

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He’s Just Not That Into You

I watched the movie He’s Just Not That Into You last night.  It’s from 2009 with actors who use flip phones so it’s before texting was so mainstream.  But it struck a chord with me.  Have you ever seen that … Continue reading

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You’re Not The Girl I Thought You Were

I was watching Legally Blonde recently and one quote jumped out at me. If you’re going to let one stupid prick ruin your life…you’re not the girl I thought you were. – Professor Stromwell And with that simple, timely exchange, … Continue reading

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Standing At A Crossroads

I found this on pinterest and it reminded me of how much I love the movie, Under The Tuscan Sun.  I wrote about the movie here as well. But this moment in the movie was pivotal for me.  I didn’t … Continue reading

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