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happiness.

happiness. [1] I want it so much it hurts. It’s not something I can create. Everyone doesn’t get to have it. It’s there or it’s not there. For me… it’s not. happiness. [2] It’s out of my reach. Sometimes I … Continue reading

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weekly perk. #22

I apologize in advance for being such an annoying mom. But I just couldn’t help myself with this.  When I arrived home with the kids after school today (last day), they handed me all kinds of papers and folders and such. … Continue reading

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weekly perk. #21

my boy. Yesterday was my son’s so-called Moving On ceremony. A fancy way to say graduation for 5th graders. Next year, he goes to middle school. I am now going to ramble on about how wonderful and amazing my kid … Continue reading

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weekly perk. #20 – such a liar.

I am such a liar. I really wasn’t going to post anything else on the day-I-shall-not-name-again. But… the kids gave me possibly the best (non-handmade) gift they’ve ever given me. So I felt that I had to share it… then … Continue reading

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weekly perk. #19

I need to start with an apology. My other life took me away a bit this week. (Yes, my other life. I’m Batman. Okay… lie. I’m Batgirl.) The thing is… I may or may not be able to post my … Continue reading

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weekly perk. #18

Give it and get it. I suppose this is my way of saying “do unto others as you would have them do unto you” without saying those words. I cannot use that quote seriously because a friend of mine from … Continue reading

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weekly perk. #17

The cliché (shoot me now) is “it’s the little things that count.” I hate clichés. They are just… drivel. They make the deliverer of said cliché feel like they’re helpful while their only accomplishment is making the recipient want to … Continue reading

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weekly perk. #15

Ladies, never underestimate the power of the right bra. [Gents, never underestimate the power of… a woman in the right bra…] This may be the most appropriate weekly perk ever… The Mission. I had been avoiding the unavoidable shopping escapade … Continue reading

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