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I am pretty tired.I wonder when I'll ever have a full night's sleep again.I hear that's going to be NEVER.I see dark circles under my eyes.I want to sleep for a full night, whatever that means.I am still functional though. I pretend at playing adult. My inner child is protesting.I feel all the feelings these days… Read More

I Hate Running

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It's weird how epiphanies happen. This particular one ("I hate running") came about while I was in the kitchen, getting a snack or grabbing a second lunch, well, something to do with food and stuffing my face. My train of thought went something like this:  Mmm. Hungry. Food. Ugh, leftover baby belly. Ooh, gummy bears… Read More

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I don't have any statistics to back this up (though I could totally Google that), but I think many marriages don't end with one huge calamitous event. They don't always end overnight, with one deal breaker. Marriages die a thousand deaths before they truly end. Before I go on, I want to say that my marriage is… Read More

Half Measures

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There is an episode of Breaking Bad that I can't stop thinking about. It's when one of the characters, Mike, tells Walter White, the story of half measures. In a nutshell, a woman died when she didn't have to, because Mike only took half measures, instead of going all out to protect her. His decision had… Read More

2014: A Recap

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I grabbed these questions off Leigh Ann and I believe it was originally by Rage Against The Minivan.  1. What did you do in 2014 that you’d never done before? I gave birth to twins (and you will see me talk about them a lot in this recap). 2. Did you keep your new year’s… Read More

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I wrote about the pain of ordering coffee in Malaysia, back in 2011. I'm bringing this post back because it's still true, it's funny, and it's a slice of life story that needs to be told.  ******************************************************* I don't go to Starbucks anymore (well, I did when the twins were in NICU, what with all… Read More

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