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On being 29

by Lesley on September 29, 2011 · 4 comments

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Tweet As I soak up the last 6 months of my twenties, this quote really gets me. For those of you also in your twenties, enjoy! “It happens often about the twenty-ninth year of a life that all the forces that have been engaged through the years of childhood, adolescence and youth in confused and […]

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TweetThere are days when I feel my age, ( 27!! AUGH! today!) But there are other days I don’t feel like I’m growing up at all. Here are just a few things that help me feel like I’m 17: I still find midgets fascinating I eat dessert every night, no matter what, and even if […]

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Learning to be your wife

by Lesley on October 5, 2008 · 3 comments

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TweetDear Jonathan, Five years ago today, on your 21st birthday, I called you from Rome on a scratchy pay phone and told you I wanted to marry you someday. I think you were shocked. We nervously laughed about it… I had butterflies in my stomach. And then I came home that December and a year […]

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Tweet I have never regretted spending the money to travel. Ever. I have regretted purchasing sweaters on sale that I didn’t really like all that much, or shoes that didn’t really fit. But, travel– especially when it means seeing family– is always, always a good choice. I can’t always afford traveling though, especially when I’ve […]

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TweetNot much has changed since my 11th birthday. 15 years ago today, when given the opportunity to choose whatever restaurant I wanted for my birthday dinner, I picked a fancy little buffet place known as Sizzler.¬†Although tonight’s selection- The Melting Pot- was a HUGE step up, it does not mean that I have gotten any […]

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