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Man Of My Dream

I awoke with a strange dream in my head and because I don’t want to forget it, I’m writing about it.  What do you think it means?  Well, here is goes… *** I was working in a restaurant and I … Continue reading

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Being Ok With Being 50

I love to know what makes people tick.  I love to hear what they’re thinking and listen with an open mind to what they are saying, I mean really saying when they talk.  It always amazes me that people open … Continue reading

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Pretty In Pink

I guess I’m showing my age to tell you that I liked the movie Pretty In Pink, but then again, the name of my blog is Authentically 50 so that gave it away already!   I’ve been going down memory lane lately … Continue reading

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I Can Finally Decorate Early!

I am so excited!  Just another baby step towards my new chapter, but such a fun way to start the holidays.  Yes, I’m planning on decorating early this year.  My blogging friend Sam and I were just talking about it … Continue reading

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You Can’t Protect Yourself From Heartache

You can’t protect yourself from heartache.  It’s just not possible for most of us.  We can try to do everything right.  We can love with our whole hearts.  We can dedicate our days and nights to making our special partner/spouse … Continue reading

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Focused

These days I’m focused more on my kids than anything else.  Being a single, divorced parent does that to us I think, especially when your former other half has checked out.  Not laser focused mind you, just keeping the kids … Continue reading

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Sting

Like a startled bee, you stung me. Left me bleeding from the wound you inflicted. Not caring if I bled out into nothingness. I couldn’t comprehend your callousness after all of these years we spent together in marriage. How could … Continue reading

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