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College Kids Home For The Weekend

This was a great weekend for us – the college kids and I were home together all weekend!  We bonded again (which is good because sometimes when they’re away, the connection can strain).  We had some good heart to heart … Continue reading

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Looking Back To Let Go

I found my old diary the other day..  And yes, I read it through because it was written at the time my ex-husband announced he didn’t want to do this anymore.  It was revealing to me now that so many … Continue reading

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Thanks For The Liebster Award

RULES: Acknowledge the blogger that gave it to you and display the award.  Thank you to CopyPowerBlog! Answer 11 questions that blogger gives you. Give 11 random thoughts about yourself. Nominate 11 blogs and notify them of their nomination. Give … Continue reading

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Grateful For Thanksgiving

So dear friends, I changed my tune and went to my brother’s house.  After my kids left for their dad’s house reluctantly, I relaxed for a bit and watched Gone With The Wind.  It’s one of my favorite movies of … Continue reading

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Grab A Comfy Pen And Write In Your Diary

If you’re like me, you can write what you can’t say and that is really helpful.  I mean, I wrote copiously to my former husband after he left me even though I never showed him what I wrote.  I wrote … Continue reading

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It’s Not Our Anniversary Anymore

The other day I realized it would have been our wedding anniversary.  Well, I guess I should call it my unniversary since I am divorced over a year now.  I wonder if my former husband even realized the date.  I … Continue reading

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Change Your Attitude and Embrace 50!

Few people agree with me that turning 50 was a great milestone.  A lot of my friends are bemoaning middle age, but not me.  I changed the way I looked at my life.  I chose to look at turning 50 … Continue reading

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