December 2013

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IT’S BETTER THAN NOTHING…NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTION

Happy almost New year Ladies!!
I never make New Year’s resolutions. Ever. I find them to be like a great drunken night – it seems like so much fun and the world is your oyster but then you wake up the next morning feeling like poop and saying, “What was I thinking?!” Reality sets in and … Continue Reading

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DEATH AND COMMUNITY – “I’M SORRY FOR MY LOSS”

Hi ladies!
Have you ever received a condolence card and wanted to rip it up and yell at it? I have. I hope I’m not the only one. I never knew that one of the hardest parts of grieving would be coping with other people’s reactions to my loss. But for me, it definitely is hard.
Death … Continue Reading

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SYMPATHY CAN SUCK

Hi Ladies!!
Have you ever gone to someone with your problem looking for some kind words and sympathy only to receive ridiculous responses?
I am talking to one of my friends back east about how my fertility stuff is going (or not going) and she says “I have a story. Everyone here is pregnant so I haven’t … Continue Reading

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TURN OFF THE TV AND READ A BOOK DAMMIT!

Hello Ladies in the Pink!
I used to read a lot. My mum, who recently died**, was a voracious reader. She read every single day, and usually several books at a time. She got me into reading and would always buy me books and suggest a good read. Years ago, I was a publicist at a … Continue Reading

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IT’S BETTER THAN NOTHING…NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTION

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Happy almost New year Ladies!!
I never make New Year’s resolutions. Ever. I find them to be like a great drunken night – it seems like so much fun and the world is your oyster but then you wake up the next morning feeling like poop and saying, “What was I thinking?!” Reality sets in and … Continue Reading

DEATH AND COMMUNITY – “I’M SORRY FOR MY LOSS”

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Hi ladies!
Have you ever received a condolence card and wanted to rip it up and yell at it? I have. I hope I’m not the only one. I never knew that one of the hardest parts of grieving would be coping with other people’s reactions to my loss. But for me, it definitely is hard.
Death … Continue Reading

SYMPATHY CAN SUCK

0

Hi Ladies!!
Have you ever gone to someone with your problem looking for some kind words and sympathy only to receive ridiculous responses?
I am talking to one of my friends back east about how my fertility stuff is going (or not going) and she says “I have a story. Everyone here is pregnant so I haven’t … Continue Reading

TURN OFF THE TV AND READ A BOOK DAMMIT!

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Hello Ladies in the Pink!
I used to read a lot. My mum, who recently died**, was a voracious reader. She read every single day, and usually several books at a time. She got me into reading and would always buy me books and suggest a good read. Years ago, I was a publicist at a … Continue Reading