Tag Archives: family

Push Harder And Deeper. Yes, Again, Don’t Stop

It didn’t start the way I expected – this year, or even today. But I found myself begging to have my immediate needs satisfied.  Harder.  Deeper.  Make it hurt until I feel better.  I question if what I am doing … Continue reading

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Unwed Mothers Around The House – More Casual Facts About My Adoption

He handled our adoptions and adoptions of others. Apparently, this was no secret. Continue reading

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I Didn’t Know You Were Adopted

Hell no, I hadn’t snooped in Dad’s desk files. That was a bunch of legal paperwork junk, why would I? Continue reading

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Get Your Own Teen, This One’s Mine

It’s Thursday of finals week for Joy1. From the looks of the crate I keep her in, studying went late into the night and she will likely do well on her exams but most importantly she will look maaahvelous. Continue reading

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Mommy, I’m Finding Little Alive Bugs In My Hair

I made it through the weekend.  It was one of those that started off-balance and skidded and I slid and scraped and held on, pushing through the moments telling myself to just keep going. Highs and Lows: The High was … Continue reading

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Minding My Own Business

A few months back, I signed my 4th year-long lease at the apartment hell hole I call home.  It’s the longest I’ve lived somewhere since husband and I split in 2006.  He’s living in our house and I have been … Continue reading

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Christmas Is Over And Our Family Is Changed

Days Of Christmas 2014 Photo Bombing Are Done (Photos removed by me to preserve privacy) I peeled back my eyes slowly and I could see it was daylight.  The apartment is cold but very quiet, everyone is still sleeping off … Continue reading

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The Holy Grail Of Mommy Blogging

I would love to read Mommy blogging that has gone from mucus plugs to play-dates to slamming doors & menstruation to move-out of the home day – the truest Holy Grail of Mommy Blogging. Continue reading

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