Category Archives: Serious Stuff

Marriage Equality! The End is Coming… Oh, Wait… Maybe Not

The past 24 hours, my Facebook and Twitter feed have been overtaken by beautiful rainbows of harmonious love, happiness, and joy.    Aside from a handful of narrow minded bigotry, the United States survived not only the recognition of marriage … Continue reading

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Why This Mom is Furious Over the Caitlyn Jenner News

It’s not why you may think.   I’m not about to hop up here on my high horse and preach about “normalcy” and what it means to be a woman.    I’m not here to spread more hate, more fear … Continue reading

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Why Victimizing Josh Duggar Slaps His and Other Abuse Victims in the Face

We live in a society built on appearances.   Children are taught to fear the creepy, weird looking dude down the street or watch out for someone who looks/acts/speaks differently than they do.    We are trained to embrace those … Continue reading

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My Ass Hurts… And Not in a Good Way

So, last week, I started week zero of what will ultimately be a 12 week program at Body by Frame.    The first 6 weeks gets me to my October “wedding” ceremony and 6 weeks following that, we’re supposed to be … Continue reading

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A Post From A Reader Who is Pro-Rights

There are times when I cannot keep quiet.    Not when it comes to what I believe in.   I am working on a blog today about the testimonies I have watched, the time spent at the Capitol today in Austin.   But … Continue reading

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On Catching Up and Letting Go.

Wow, has it really been 5 months since I last blogged? Gah, I’m sorry y’all!   This year has been quite the whirlwind when it comes to figuring out my life.   Add in wedding planning, building the art business, kids, and … Continue reading

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Maybe Not a Fairy Tale, But It’s Been A Hell of a Year!

Yesterday marked the one year anniversary since the husfriend brow beat me into agreeing to a first date with him even though I was sick as a dog from Cedar Fever and was having difficulty finding the energy to get … Continue reading

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