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A Cliché

I returned to the gym today for the first time since I was 30 weeks pregnant. I exercised (well, walked and practiced yoga) until about 30 weeks, at which point I hit a wall and working out became too tiring … Continue reading

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Mele Kalikimaka (Part Deux)

I remember writing this post last year around this time, about how I was throwing myself into the holiday spirit. I am doing the same this year, but it’s a little less forced now that McLovin is here and my heart … Continue reading

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McLovin’s Birth Story

It’s been (almost) a week since McLovin was born, give or take a few hours. It’s strange to think that we haven’t even reached his due date yet – he wasn’t due until Monday the 28th. So really he could … Continue reading

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Goodbye, 2015

The Husband and I are staying in this NYE. I have no desire to go out and celebrate and be out on the roads tonight. I don’t feel particularly celebratory – although 2015 had its ups and good times, and … Continue reading

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December 24, 2013

12/24/13 It’s Christmas Eve. Time is going by quickly in some respects, slowly in others. The Husband is over his aunt’s house with his family. I am home watching Christmas movies with my dog and cat. That is fine with … Continue reading

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Airing a Grievance {Happy Festivus Georgie!}

Today is Festivus! For those of you that are Seinfeld fans I am sure you are well versed in the holiday that Frank Costanza created because he despised all commercial and religious aspects of Christmas. For those of you that … Continue reading

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Mele Kalikimaka

Last year I wrote about how I wasn’t in the Christmas/holiday spirit. I was sad, angry and bitter and I just didn’t care. We put up zero decorations, didn’t send cards, didn’t even have a tree. After all that had … Continue reading

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Turkey lurkey doo, and Turkey lurkey dap, I eat that turkey, Then I take a nap

I wrote already about how my Thanksgiving weekend ended on Sunday night in pandemonium. But I didn’t write about the days leading up to that and the weekend in general. The Husband was battling a vicious cold throughout the holiday … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Humor for the Cynical

So, the way I feel about Thanksgiving this year hasn’t much changed from the way I felt last year. I’m trying to focus on the good instead of the trials, but it’s just annoying when I think… if my first baby … Continue reading

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2014: Moments

Instead of doing a post about the things I’ve learned in 2014, or what I am thankful for in 2014, I am just going to post some pictures from 2014. The truth is I am having a really hard time … Continue reading

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