Category Archives: Life

2014 is Done!

With 2014 coming to a rapid close, I’ve been doing a lot of thinking lately.  Or, as many others might refer to it, reflecting. “You only live once, but if you work it right, once is enough” – Joe E. … Continue reading

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Ode to My People

I believe in karma.  I believe that you get what you deserve, and that you should always treat people the way you want to be treated. So, when I went through this period where I felt unappreciated and uncared for, … Continue reading

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2014 Goals

In 2013 I made goals, I made them SMART so I’d have a better chance of accomplishing them.  A better chance however did not guarantee success.  Even though I didn’t accomplish them all, it’s not to say I didn’t accomplish … Continue reading

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What I Did This Summer. A Wrap Up of Sorts.

It seemed like yesterday I made my Ode to Summer. Just as summer unofficially came to a close, we seem to be in the midst of a reminder that it is not officially over.  Technicalities really, but close enough. How … Continue reading

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No Skinny Jeans for this Girl

I recently came across this: The 157lb dissection. I loved it.  I love her honesty, how she just lays it all out there asking us to judge her.  My favorite line?  “The way you look should be a by-product of … Continue reading

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Ode to Summer

Summer is here! Summer has wasted no time getting re-acquainted.  Besides the sudden onset of heat and humiditiy, there are some things worth looking forward to… Fresh berries, fruits and the slew of super colorful fresh veggies busting out of … Continue reading

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A Spinster’s Treat for her Valentines: Ginger Spiced Palmiers

In my perpetual single-dom, February 14th used to make me a little sad.  But now that I’m old and supposedly a bit wiser, I now have come to a realization. I may not have a Valentine, but it doesn’t mean … Continue reading

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