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I Got Inside The Breakfast Club High School and Lived to Tell

Last week, I did something completely out of character for me, thanks to my husband, the risk taker that he is. So, on the first day of my birthday week, last Monday, Mike and I took the day off to have a date day because he was departing the next day for a business trip… Continue reading I Got Inside The Breakfast Club High School and Lived to Tell

Anxiety, Favorite Things, Humor, Life, Menopause, Music

Things That Make Me Feel Good

  It's my birthday week! You know what that means? You're late in sending me my gift. Just kidding! Unless you really feel the need to, then who am I to stop you? My birthday week means I spend each day doing something nice for me! Last year, I wrote about making birthday week a… Continue reading Things That Make Me Feel Good

Favorite Things, Humor, Life

Birthday Week: Make it a Thing

I felt this was an appropriate post to share at the end of my 50th birthday week; how it all started. 🙂  First published May 1, 2017 Birthdays are important. My parents have always made me feel this way, especially my mom by carefully planning my gifts, the dinner I wanted, my favorite cake flavor.… Continue reading Birthday Week: Make it a Thing

Family, Humor, Life

Writing Challenge #8- The Night of My 21st Birthday

I felt this was an appropriate re-blog this week.  First published April 19th, 2016 So I totally blew the writing challenges this month. Oh, come on, you knew I would, and I knew it too. It was too much pressure. All of those writing challenges were not getting done, plus once I read through some… Continue reading Writing Challenge #8- The Night of My 21st Birthday

Blogging, Humor, Life

It’s My Birthday Month So Let’s Screw it up With a Writing Challenge

I love to write as you all know but I need to practice writing in order to be a better writer. At least that is what other writers tell you. I think it is a conspiracy really. Something that other writers are telling themselves to make themselves feel better, then they write memes that they… Continue reading It’s My Birthday Month So Let’s Screw it up With a Writing Challenge