Category Archives: life lessons

The Real Princesses of Long Island-P.S. Please Don’t Watch That Show

After looking at my thirtieth apartment in my quest for someplace that will rent to me, my husband and my three wild hooligan children, I had to run to Stop and Shop.  As I turn the corner, I see my … Continue reading

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This Is a Man’s World

I like to think of myself as a pretty smart chick.  I’m pretty realistic, and pretty quick-witted.   So when my best friend of my whole life asks me to attend a party for her fellow civil service employees, I figured, why … Continue reading

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The Suckiest of all Suckfests!!!!

I try very hard to be the happiest pessimist on the planet. I don’t even like to refer to myself as a pessimist, I am a realist. I try to approach anything and everything with a sense of humor, because … Continue reading

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I Am A Guy’s Gal, But I am Still a Girl

I’ve been labeled this all of my life. I always got along great with the guys. I think it worked out great for me, two of my best friends are guys and they love me and can’t live without me.  … Continue reading

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5 Reasons My Kid is Going to Be a Super Cool Adult

I know my children are going to be well rounded adults someday, dare I even say cool. I even have a sneaking suspicion that they might surpass me in the coolness factor. This may not necessarily be an important trait … Continue reading

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Mutterings from the bottom of a really deep, black hole

Over the past nine months, my husband and I have come across some really bad times, and it keeps getting worse. We are no stranger to struggle, things are tough more often than they are not, but we have always … Continue reading

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Holiday Horror Stories

Easter is  next weekend. While my children are excited to color eggs, wait for the Easter bunny, see their grandparents and their aunts, uncles and cousins, I am getting a severe eye twitch. I am not mentally prepared for a … Continue reading

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