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2018, the year of “Eh, we’ll see what happens”

Happy 2018! Recently, my boss at my day job revealed that she got another position and would be leaving within a month. Before that, though, she promised to help me, and my associate with our new positions as Human Resources Specialists. She said she would help see us through the hard parts and basically be… Continue reading 2018, the year of “Eh, we’ll see what happens”

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2018: Stop Chasing and Start Living

So, last week I applied for a promotion at my job; I wasn't sure I wanted it but I knew that I would never actually get it if I didn't apply for it. Then, last Monday there were interviews, which I completely forgot about. I got so involved in Christmas stuff and baking that I… Continue reading 2018: Stop Chasing and Start Living

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Baking and Playing

Dear Frankie, Today I spent a couple of hours baking Oatmeal Chocolate Chip cookies for Andrew. As I mixed ingredients, and made a mess, I wondered what it would be like if it wasn't just for Andrew that I was baking. When I was growing up, my mother always baked for us; usually she would make… Continue reading Baking and Playing

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Hooked On You

I started crocheting when I was thirteen years old. I was in Fashion class in eighth grade, and we were working on our final products - I had a choice between sewing something out of my own imagination, or crocheting. Back then, I completely sucked at sewing...seriously, I just couldn't do it. I literally could… Continue reading Hooked On You

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Hello December!

I was going to do a vlog tonight...I was going to say hi and "officially" introduced myself. But then I got home from work late, totally forgetting about the vlog, and got into my pajamas. My make up is off and my hair is up in a messy ponytail. Doesn't matter, though, because I'm posting… Continue reading Hello December!

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This is Us – This is ME

I have become pretty invested in the show, This is Us. If you haven’t seen it yet, it’s about a family that’s made up of twins and an adopted brother who is also the same age, making some type of triplet scenario. The show goes back and forth form the present, following each of the… Continue reading This is Us – This is ME

Writing Life

How listening to “advice” made me quit writing

Back in 2010, I published my first novel. It was a novel that I wrote for NaNoWriMo that previous year. My sister edited it, I made the cover based on the template through createspace, and I published it. People liked it, they bought the book and read it...I didn't have many reviews, but there were… Continue reading How listening to “advice” made me quit writing