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The time to pay it forward 

I usually write something on my blog for my soberversary. Yesterday was five years since I got sober and while it’s still one of the single best things I’ve ever done for myself it’s so much a part of my … Continue reading

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Why mothers are important 

It’s almost Mother’s Day. Before I had a child this was generally a time of butt kissery for my mum. I sucked up for one day a year to make up for the other 364 I made her want to … Continue reading

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The top 10 things that have changed since I quit drinking

Today is my 2 year Soberversary. Last year I wrote a fairly simply sappy post. I re-read it today and the last post I wrote before getting sober for good and my what a change. I decided to keep it … Continue reading

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Our New Home in The Pacific Northwest

Or the Great White North as Tony has taken to calling it. Last week we reached our final destination (oh please oh please be our home for awhile) in Washington. We are living in the Seattle area and so far … Continue reading

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Finding my faith

On Friday the Hubs was laid off, along with his entire department. To say it was a shock would be an understatement. GB and I were about to head out on a walk when I got a text that said.. … Continue reading

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Glitter and hand cramps

Aka filling out my Christmas cards 🙂 I decided this year I would do Christmas cards for the first time ever as a grown up, it seemed like the right thing to do. However I fear I already have vastly … Continue reading

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He said, she said

Well it’s actually more she said, she said. So Courtney and I we’re talking and we decided a good way to get to know her and to get to know how we became and us would be for both of … Continue reading

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There is no excuse for me being a douche

So let me start by explaining a little. I love those epostcards or whatever they are called. And occasionally I will post one with swear words which goes against my personal Facebook rules. A friend of my posted this one … Continue reading

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