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    Things I’m Thankful For

    This week is Thanksgiving and I’d like to make a list of five things that I’m thankful for: 1. My family. By blood, by marriage, we’re all in it this life together for better and worse. 2. A beautiful peaceful home filled with love and light. 3. My pugalicious pugs. My babies. 4. The hand I’ve been dealt in this life. Career, friends and my never ending parking luck. 5. My hubby, the best thing that’s ever happened to me in this life, and continuing this Awesome with our son.

  • pregnancy


    A young pregnant woman looking happy… she must have just offed someone. Being pregnant is interesting. Being a woman that now has things which move around in her belly is infinitely more interesting. There’s nothing I can say to describe the feeling, because it’s more than just one feeling. It’s a culmination of feelings. The fact that it’s your husband’s child, and your child, a piece of you, swimming around in your belly, kicking and swirling. There’s nothing absolutely like it. Fantastic acrobatic gas comes close, but it’s no cigar. Mainly because at some point you feel your spine get thumped, and gas has never done that. Nor uniquely and…

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    Test Post for We Are Word Nerds – NaNoWriMo

    Have you written the outline to a novel? How about the first chapter of one, or even a single sentence? Do you dream of characters that don’t exist in real life, and do you give them dilemmas to sort out? Are you worried that your imaginary friends make you seem like a schizophrenic? Not to worry! You’re not alone, and this month there are 290,064* folks just like you that are gathering together in writerly bonding. November is NaNoWriMo, National Novel Writing Month. For those uninitiated to NaNoWriMo, let me be the first to inform you that November just got better. Not only does this month give us the waist…