Tag Archives: relationships

Break Up Wisdom

I’m grateful to report that the older kid and his girlfriend have broken up for good. I know that’s not a nice thing to write, but it’s been an on again off again drama filled past few years with their … Continue reading

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I See You

All I ever wanted was for someone to say, “I see you” to me. “I see you” as if I understand you. I acknowledge what you’re saying to me. I am here for you. I know you exist. I can … Continue reading

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What Happened To You?

I often wonder, “What happened to you?” when I see some people. I want to reach out and hug them, even total strangers. Because when I see a heart hurting, I want them to heal, to smile again and to … Continue reading

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Happy Valentine’s Day!

Well, we’ve made it to Valentine’s Day…this year has been flying by, hasn’t it? I hope that you and your loved ones are having a special day today. If you’re like me, you’re home with your kiddos and just quietly … Continue reading

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What’s Your Plan For Valentine’s Day?

I’m a divorced single mom with 2 college kids at home and no “Valentine” because I’m not dating in the middle of this pandemic. That’s a story for another post, but I’m still single so there’s nobody to send me … Continue reading

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Authenticity

Being me, heart on my sleeve and with every emotion showing across my face in real time, I am easy to read, “like an open book” (as the ex used to say). I wasn’t afraid of being me long ago … Continue reading

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Thanks For Letting Me Go…

Thanks for letting me go because I wouldn’t have walked away…. – me I’ve been talking to friends about being let go and letting go recently. It seems that many are letting go these days. Letting go of relationships that … Continue reading

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Don’t Drag Your Story Into 2021

I’m part of a group on FB that has divorced and single moms over age 50. Why? Because that’s who I am. But the majority of these women are having such a difficult time that it makes me sad. Now … Continue reading

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First Love

I got a call from my first love yesterday.  Out of the blue because I had written an email to him.  You see, he gave me my first kiss and we were on again off again for years before  we … Continue reading

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