Monthly Archives: March 2012

Encounter With The Ex

If you followed my Housewife Adventures blog you may recall that my cat, of 12 years, left me for another woman.  In fact she left me for my next door neighbor.  She planned her escape the day before Man and … Continue reading

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Gallows Humor

One thing that I have learned through the events of the past week is that everyone responds to the death of a loved one differently.  Well, actually, I already knew that but what I learned is that what an individual … Continue reading

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Comfort

“Mom, I probably won’t cry because I just don’t…you know…crack under pressure,”  said The Bug. “Well Bug, it’s OK if you do.  This isn’t pressure.  This is grief.  So you can cry if you feel the need to but it’s … Continue reading

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Grandma

Sometimes, when I would be out driving around, the sky would be blue, the air fresh and I would be gripped with this thought that any moment I will get a call saying that my Grandma has died. Then I’d consider … Continue reading

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We’ve Got The Funk

As I struggle with my body image and my self-worth, I have had several friends point out to me that it is “that time of year again.”  It is true that every Spring (mid February – ?) I get in The … Continue reading

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Status Update: Elite

A friend of mine recently posted an article on Facebook called “Why You Shouldn’t Have More Than 354 Friends.”  You can read it here: http://news.menshealth.com/facebook-self-esteem/2012/02/12/ But basically it says that they did a study to see how people felt after … Continue reading

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Imitating Art

Several years ago, when we were still living in Texas, Bug had a playdate.  The father of the “date” came to drop him off.  We did not know each other well and I could sense that he was a little … Continue reading

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