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On Moms

So Mother’s Day has come and gone, for this year. I was with my mom all this past weekend and the one before so I was a wee bit busy with my real-deal mother and didn’t have time to post … Continue reading

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No Anjali Ramkisson is not an example of The Matriarchy. Because there is no The Matriarchy.

Hey-o! It’s been awhile, so here’s a post from this largely absentee blogger…. On Sunday I was skimming through my newsfeed when I came across this article. I hadn’t heard of Anjali Ramkisson up until this point but apparently she … Continue reading

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Finally a not so serious post! Aka it’s Friday and I don’t want to wear pants

So in my last post, I focused on some of the negative aspects of being a woman. In this post, I’ll focus on some of the positive ones (spoiler alert: there are quite a few!). Do you ever get up … Continue reading

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Them’s the breaks…

I read this post on The Belle Jar this morning and it made me happy that this point is being brought up. So maybe this is too much self-disclosure but my dating experience was admittedly different than Anne’s. I began … Continue reading

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It’s okay to be female (biologically or otherwise) and not want to be a mom!

I spent about five years of my life being convinced I didn’t want to have children/be a mom. I have a younger sister and I have always liked caring for and spending time with children. But if I thought about having my own … Continue reading

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My Girlhood

I have a pretty good memory.  Over the years, it’s dulled a bit but I still have the uncanny ability to recall what I was doing on any given weekend over the past 14 years or what day of the … Continue reading

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