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Cosmos, Brunch and Birthday Notifications

Some people believe a blog is an “online diary” open to the world. While there is comfort in knowing that my words might cause someone to nod, share their own stories, or take action, I regularly find myself not posting. There are some topics that are definitely off-limits to me. I have no intention of blogging about… Continue reading Cosmos, Brunch and Birthday Notifications

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Not the Birthday .. or Day After .. I expected

Yesterday, September 10th, was my birthday. Once more, as every year since 2002, I woke up disoriented and confused. My husband and I awoke, as the door clicked and our teenager left for school. We looked at each other and he said “whoa, she left without saying goodbye”. We walked around the house for a… Continue reading Not the Birthday .. or Day After .. I expected

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Easy Snacks for Helpless Husbands – Sabroso Saturday

If you follow me on Twitter you know I tweet about food often. Something as simple as lunch, or as elaborate as a fantasy meal. This makes Sabroso Saturday a complicated topic, because some foods are easier to savor than to describe. The Sabroso Saturday community has grown to include women across the country, and… Continue reading Easy Snacks for Helpless Husbands – Sabroso Saturday