Tag Archives: Family

A Little PTSD? Is that possible?

I worry. I worry everyday that Hubbie is going to walk in the door early and say that the New Company realized they did not need him after all, and he has lost his job. Everytime the phone rings, and … Continue reading

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Monday Night’s Money Game

Last month, when Hot Hubbie and I realized he may really get the job – in other words, when we were waiting for the offer letter to arrive, and having a hard time believing it was really happening – we … Continue reading

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Stereos, Surround Sound, and Signs – Getting Rid of the Bachelor Stereo System and Fighting Nostalgia

After much protests by Hot Hubbie and Thing 1 and thing 2, we have finally sold the old, bachelor stereo.  The stereo that Hot Hubbie brought into the marriage 15 years ago-he brought a stereo, I brought a wok. The … Continue reading

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Make-up Malfunctions

I feel old.  And when I look in the mirror, the dark circles under my eyes don’t lie.  Neither do the worry-lines or the wrinkles.  And so the tube of under-eye concealer has become my best friend…usually. That is, until … Continue reading

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