2018
health
migraine
random mutterings
twenty18

miracle?

i vividly remember my first migraine headache. i was 6 years old, on the bus home from first grade.  i thought i was actually dying. when i got home and told my mom (since she definitely wondered why i got off the bus sobbing) turns out this was totally normal (for our family) both my parents […]

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2018
family
laugh until you can't breathe
memories

what i did on my summer vacation

so last week i went on vacation, a trip to missouri and to kentucky then back to missouri i will now regale you with stories and pictures from said vacation.   i flew to saint louis and got in my rental car, all very uneventful other than the fact that my suitcase was the first on […]

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family
memories

february is such a fucking roller coaster

i hate february. i love february. i hate february.  

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2018
crafting
knitting
twenty18
twentyeighteen

i definitely forgot…

how to knit. i’ve never been a pro or even much past beginner, but i ran into a friend from my knitting group last weekend and promised to get back to the weekly gatherings. the next meeting would have been tonight but the hostess has been under the weather. i was just planning to go […]

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2018
habits
twenty18
twentyeighteen

Day um…. 17

So here we are more than 2 weeks into the month and other than a few days this week when a fibro flare had me down for the count, my better habits plan is on track. My better eating plan dropped a few more notches than the habits as weekends and the desire to shop […]

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2018
habits
knitting
twenty18
twentyeighteen

Day 9

better eating. the weekend had a few rough spots as did monday, we didn’t make perfect dinner choices but we discussed the pros and cons and made a decision. today had us right back on track with a home-cooked meal. better habits. i am doing great on the habits front day 9 still completing and […]

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2018
family
laugh until you can't breathe
memories
twentyeighteen
Uncategorized

Day 6

still making better meal choices. We had dinner out friday night, but once in a 5 day period is honestly unheard of for us. we rarely cook even one meal at home during the week. spent the afternoon today with the kid, we cleaned and decluttered the desk and shelf unit in my old office […]

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changes
twenty18
twentyeighteen

Day 4, bitches

so i decided this year to make no resolutions, i am going to make *changes* build better habits, eat better food, in general just be better in many ways i guess you could say that better is my word for 2018   so it is day 4, i have done all the things i have […]

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family
photography

happy new year

2016 was not a terrible year, we played some games,  got to travel a bit, visit family and celebrate their special day.  met some new friends and found a new friday night hangout place.  got some visits from family and friends as well.   looking forward to 2018 and new adventures.  

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cookies
family
strange phone calls from mom

my mom is magic!! and merry christmas

i am going to flip the script a bit here, this wasn’t a strange phone call from my mom, it was a strange phone call to my mom! so christmas eve day found my daughter and i making an old family cookie recipe that involves rolling and cutting the dough,while the boys talked about video […]

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