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My Newest Accessory


This morning, I threw on a casual outfit as we’re allowed to wear jeans at work all week. Woot. One doctor appointment and several hours later, I was rocking an entirely different look: It’s a long story, but basically it’s to help heal a torn […]

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I had an emotionally raw post that I was going to put up tonight. It was about being frustrated and worried and overanalyzing everything as I normally do, both in my head and here on this blog. Reading it just now after the events of […]

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The Scary Bodybuilder Place

The Scary Bodybuilder Place

Tell me if you’ve heard this joke before: “So, a fat girl goes into a nutrition store…” I used to have anxiety in the weight-room portion of the gym. Free weights, barbells, kettlebells and hard-bodied, iron-pumping men… I didn’t fit in. Thankfully, I got over […]

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Sunday Ramblings

Sunday Ramblings

Many of you have asked on Twitter, Facebook, or via email if I had an update on my health issues and CPAP progress. I appreciate people following up about it – I don’t want this whole blog to turn into a “woe-I’m-sick” thing, because that’s […]

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Layering options


Today I’m going to see Million Dollar Quartet, a Broadway musical currently on tour in Indianapolis. I’m really looking forward to it. I was throwing my outfit together and wanted something I could wear my boots with in case we had to walk a ways […]

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Celebrate 2011: Trying New Things

Celebrate 2011: Trying New Things

About Celebrate 2011: This year has been full of ups and downs for me. In January, I certainly didn’t think I’d have health issues and then end up losing less than 20 pounds in the year. It seriously, seriously had me down in the dumps the past few […]

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Festive Nails

Festive Nails

Had my nails done yesterday – I get the OPI Axxium no-chip manicures done every 3 weeks or so. I wanted something festive, but so much that it wouldn’t be suitable for work. We did 1 coat of Glitzerland as a base, then did 1 […]

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