Monthly Archives: April 2011

“Everything is GREAT!”

Meredith Paley I bumped into a friend on the street who I hadn’t seen in years—let’s call her Susie. She waxed on about how “great” things were – her kids were “great “(naturally) , her parents were “great” and incredibly … Continue reading

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Laughter and lazy

In reverse order…. Today was the start of Saks Friends and Family.  I used to look forward to this day, mark it in my calendar and meet my cousin and friends to shop. Today, I didn’t go. It seems that … Continue reading

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I’m sorry, I got distracted…

Mary is back….. (Or, how I’m learning to put down the cell phone and pay attention.) I’ve been a bit distracted lately. Not a good trait for a mom, or a writer. Admittedly, my thinking is more circular than linear, … Continue reading

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Go shopping

Really this is my message today. Go shopping. Why? Because there is just so much amazing fun spring/ summer clothing out there and the trends are amazing. If you only buy a few things to start get a) white and … Continue reading

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Balancing Act

We know that life is a balancing act. I live it daily with work and kids and friends. The thing is the more I look around I notice that things have a way of balancing out. No one gets it … Continue reading

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Intermix

I have been so busy I have had no time to shop. By that I mean to shop for me~ not to shop the stores for work. That I do obsessively. I need time to shop because I passed the … Continue reading

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Things annoying me today

Paperwork: I have avoided the pile of medical paperwork on my desk for months. It has to be submitted to the insurance company and some to flex-med. Some needs forms for our dental insurance others need medical. I hate doing this. … Continue reading

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