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Another flattering moment with my mother.

The other night, I was just sitting at home, feeling good about myself, drinking tea, and reading a book. It was perfect. I felt my phone buzz and looked down to see that my mother had texted me: Mom: I have … Continue reading

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An Oldie, but a Goodie, because #TBT… and my mom.

The great thing about me posting on Thursdays is that whenever I don’t have the time, I can just be all “THROWBACK THURSDAY, BITCHES!” and then all of you, my Duckies, are just like “Yay!! Trending social media topics!! I … Continue reading

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I have no time to write this month.

So, I’m a full time bookseller. As you can imagine, this is an extremely busy time of year for me. While I absolutely adore everything about Christmas and the holiday season, it comes at a cost, and that cost is … Continue reading

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I’m Essentially Just a Giant Failure Who Loves Christmas.

HAPPY DECEMBER, EVERYONE!!! This is without a doubt my favorite time of year. This and summer. And fall. And Spring. Okay, I kind of love all the seasons, but the Christmas time is one of the best. For sure. I … Continue reading

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My Thoughts on the New Doctor.

Okay, so we FINALLY  know who the twelfth Doctor is and I could not be more excited. I mean, he’s still not a ginger, but I’ll do my best to get past that. For those of you that hate the … Continue reading

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A Very Merry Christmas Indeed – Especially for My Mom…

So I’m back from the Christmas insanity! Sort of. The family is still in town and much of my day consists of “having a conversation” with my one-year-old nephew who knows the word “Da.” I hope you all had a … Continue reading

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I’m Back from Sad Land!

Hello, readers! Today I woke up feeling much more optimistic about life than I was yesterday. I don’t know what that was all about, but I listened to Mumford & Sons and got the sad out of my system, thank … Continue reading

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Don’t all Mothers Have “Unintentionally” Perverse Cookie Cutters?

So, today is a Swedish Christmas Holiday. December 13th is St. Lucia Day. In honor of this holiday, I got together with my mom to bake a bunch of Swedish Christmas cookies and saffron bread (St Lucia Buns!)  Now, as … Continue reading

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All Ye Who Read This Shall Laugh and Shop! (Hopefully)

A texting conversation between me and Kelloggs: Me: Shall we feast upon tacos and mead this eve? Kelloggs: Aye, but I may arrive late and depart early. Me: Aye. I have heard that the recovery from lame-o-nitis is a slow … Continue reading

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It’s December. Where the Heck is My Snow?

This is outrageous, people! How can I get in the Christmas spirit without snow? I know you warm-climate-livers are all shaking your heads and laughing at me, but I’m spoiled. I’ve lived in Northeast Ohio for almost my entire life … Continue reading

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