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Something else

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We drove our minivan full of our three little boys across the country back in 2006, and the thing that I remember most clearly about the trip was Youngest, who was 2 at the time, whining from his carseat behind me: “I want something else…” I have no idea what the something else ever was, but I remember handing him puzzles, books, food, toys, anything… Nothing was ever the “something else” that he wanted, so I had to go to my happy place during that…

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Checking off my to-do list

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Like everyone and their brothers, I hate the taper, though I won’t bore you with tales of being bloated and a bit manic. Instead, I will share with you a few pictures of what I’ve been doing now that I’m not running 24/7 trying to reach my 80 mpw goal every week. I finally replaced my favorite lipstick with a similar one.  (It was discontinued a while ago.)  This is one of those errands I did not feel like doing, so I just wore Chapstick…

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A little annoyed and a pleasure read

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I am just checking in, from my place in line here at Big Lots to tell you a few things that I keep forgetting to share.  (I am only in line at Big Lots in spirit.) I really can’t with the pyramid scheme workout club.  I won’t mention any names, because I genuinely like and admire a few of these ladies.  Really.  But I do not want to see anymore videos of them in my Instagram feed doing workouts in their living rooms. The reason…

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