Tag Archives: youth

Life in the Furniture Store

My mom is a HARDCORE shopper – and by hardcore, I mean anyone that shops more than me. And by ‘more than me’, I mean anyone willing to stay in a store beyond the absolute minimum time it takes to put … Continue reading

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My Life is Much More Exciting on Paper

I’m rapidly approaching my 44th year – which makes me think a lot about how quickly time passes. Yes, I know – nothing earth shattering, everyone has these revelations but they always seem so profound when they happen to you, … Continue reading

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The Dichotomy of a Hot Tub

I love the word “dichotomy”  it is defined thusly: Noun A division or contrast between two things that are or are represented as being opposed or entirely different. Last night I was soaking in our friends’ hot tub (yes, that … Continue reading

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