Category Archives: Observations

Red Lips

My grandmother taught me that you always need earrings and red lipstick in order to leave the house. Tonight my lips are red, but it isn’t from bright red lipstick. You see, Crystal Light Fruit Punch is my new passion. It … Continue reading

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How Are You?

Fine. Busy. Good. If we stripped away our standard answers and had to dig deeper for new ones, what would we say? It might take a few minutes to figure it out. It is a pretty sad commentary on our … Continue reading

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Ode to Being Too Loud

Poem about being too loud Continue reading

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Joy in This Season

How dry eyes and difficult holidays can somehow tie together Continue reading

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Is It Better…

Is it better to have loved and lost or to have never loved at all? I remember having this discussion with a friend a couple of years ago. I thought it was better to have loved and lost. He preferred … Continue reading

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Scars

I have multiple scars on my body. A thin line underneath my chin reminds me of my one and only trip to the ER. It doesn’t even come with a good story. As a little girl, I fell out of … Continue reading

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Desire for Community

I love social media. I think it expands our worlds. But it also has a darker side. If we aren’t careful, it can encourage jealousy to raise its ugly green head. You don’t have to be online too long before … Continue reading

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Life Events with Jewelry

You should celebrate life events with jewelry. At least, that is one of my many philosophies. It makes sense though because if you do, every time you wear the pieces, they take you back to those life changing, special moments … Continue reading

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Bravery

I’ve been exposed to mice before. The real kind, not just the cute little things portrayed in Cinderella. And can I just say that once again, movies do not prepare you for real life. One of my earliest memories involves … Continue reading

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Conspiracy

I don’t usually go with conspiracy theories, but this time I’m not so sure. How else can you explain how my plans have been foiled? Two of my friends have birthdays at the end of this week. Sounds crazy to … Continue reading

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