Monthly Archives: October 2011

Rolling with the Storm

I am an optimist.  I do not wallow in negative feelings.  When I am sad, I have a list of things I can do that will typically distract me.  When I am angry, I have tools that I have learned … Continue reading

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Believing is Seeing

A friend posted a blog entitled, “Living Single in a Couple’s World”.  I found it quite interesting because I am single, and most of my friends are, too.  At least, that’s how I perceive it.  I suppose if I really … Continue reading

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The Glory of Autumn

Today is October 15th and it is 80°.  This is a good thing. The trees in my neighborhood have been slowly responding to cooler nights, as have my furry companions, squeezing under the covers with me after I’ve fallen asleep. … Continue reading

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So Now it is Over

For over a year, my motto was “If there’s no first date, there can’t be a break-up.”  It served me well, and I was content to be single rather than be in a relationship that didn’t work and generally made … Continue reading

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Unemployment and Motherhood

I quit my job over 3 years ago because it was a really terrible fit for me and my kids.  Well, that and the fact that my boss was as nutty as a bag of squirrels.  I’d never had a … Continue reading

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