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A Planning Obsession...

I realized this morning that I am slightly obsessed with our upcoming trip.  I love planning vacations.  I’m pretty detail orientated and love a good spreadsheet while planning a vacation.  1,005 more words

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Feeling the Sandwich This Week

Sometimes lately, I can breathe. Sometimes, now that my kids are young adults, I feel a little space opening, giving me fewer needs to meet, fewer conflicting priorities. 426 more words

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Striking out (with Dad)

He didn’t hobble toward ball field number two; he shoved his walker with purpose. Even tilted, he looked pretty good; eyes alert, dress casual and passably clean, disposition aloof but present. 445 more words

The Sandwich Generation

Written by: Heather Sumpter

Are you in your 40s or 50s, finding yourself caring for both parents and your own children?

You are not alone. According to a 2013 report, 47% of adults are facing this same issue and are a part of what’s known as the Sandwich Generation. 393 more words

This isn't a half bad arrangement...

We had the world’s worst road trip today.  We had horrendous weather.  Severe weather with thunder, lightening, torrential rain and hail nailed us three times on this trip. 616 more words

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Leaving Home...

I’ve been in my childhood hometown for 10 days now.  I’ve enjoyed every second of being back.  When Dad first died I didn’t know how I would do coming back to my childhood home and all the good and really hard memories of the last years.  604 more words

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The Giraffes Neck

When I was in the cosmetics industry I went to the same training session about personality profiling three maybe four times and each time came away feeling deflated and didn’t like the label I had been given. 1,332 more words

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