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being a woman

  • Flavors of self-improvement.

    So, it’s the season premiere of The Biggest Loser. The trainers are traveling around the country, gathering hopefuls and having three potential Losers compete for two spots. And holy crap. There are…

  • Is it just me?

    I had the humbling experience of receiving two very kind, very generous e-mails today. Both messages lauded me for being an authentic, honest blogger. By “authentic and honest,” I’m assuming both of…

  • Life’s mysteries.

    I’ve toyed with keeping a “days on the market / number of showings” tally to truly gauge the success of having my home on the market. Except that I’ve had zero showings.…

  • Transition and muscle aches.

    It’s been Festival of Home Improvement here. Saturday, My Guy and I each ended up organizing our respective basements. It wasn’t planned – it just happened that the moons of Jupiter aligned…

  • Elegy.

    As I’ve mentioned before, I have a real issue dealing with incoming mail. As in, I hate it and I’m not good at it. Typically, I’ll flip through for anything that looks…

  • Suck it, Marjorie.

    Like any human with a beating heart, I’m so glad to see Betty White get the mad props she so rightly deserves. It’s great to see her at the pinnacle of her…

  • Things that are awesome.

    I have a birthday coming up next month. I turn 35. Admittedly, I’ve felt a little weird about 35. You can’t pretend that an age that ends with a five is still…