Category Archives: anxiety inducing

road rage

My 2 year old has road rage. It’s true, unfortunately for me.  Whenever we are stuck in traffic or approaching a red light she lays it on thick.  “GO!!!!”, from the backseat.  As if I enjoy sitting there. I find … Continue reading

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jinxed?

So my fear of letting Sophie start horse lessons materialized yesterday. She fell from a horse. Maybe I jinxed her by putting my fears out “there.”  In writing. Good news items: she was wearing a helmet, and she basically bellyflopped.  … Continue reading

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the feline psyche

“After scolding one’s cat one looks into its face and is seized by the ugly suspicion that it understood every word. And has filed it for reference.” — Charlotte Gray How is it that these creatures can scare the shit … Continue reading

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oh deer…

We live in a rural area.  Lots of wildlife and an overgrown “yard” (unfenced property) that we pass off has having a “natural” (unkempt) look.  Well, the circle-of-life is encroaching a little closer than I would like.  Someone (coyotes? bobcat? … Continue reading

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consider it therapy

Despite my gimp status, I am thankfully at least able to shower, though I usually have to put my foot up right after and “rest.” Today, I sat on a chair  so I could elevate my foot up on the … Continue reading

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out of the frying pan and into the fire

We spent last weekend dismantling my office (sigh…) and turning it into the baby’s room (gasp!).  I can’t believe we’re already at this point. Okay, maybe I can.  I’m huge, and while for some reason I can’t resist the urge … Continue reading

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emotional rescue

As much as I love animals, there are a lot of great things in the media that I just can’t look at.  I quite simply become an emotional wreck. March of the Penguins – babies in peril Skinny Bitch – … Continue reading

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