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A busy most wonderful time of the year

Transitions are a whirlwind. In the last month, I have learned, seen, and experienced an overwhelming number of things that I want to share here on this blog. But as you well know, the experiencing of so much sometimes prevents the sharing of it. Do your relationships suffer when life gets hectic? When life gets chaotic, writing gets tossed to the wayside for ...

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Grocery Grace

At many grocery stores in America, there are a multitude of lines in which you can check out and pay for your items. A few of those lines are the “speedy lanes”. You may only use those lanes if you are buying less than the prescribed amount of items. The sign above the lane usually says “15 item limit” or “10 items or fewer” or “20 items or less”. ...

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Project 333 – A minimalist closest

Could you live with only 33 articles of clothing in your closet for the next three months? I don’t know if I can. But I’m going to try. It’s called Project 333. Keep only thirty-three items in your closet for three months. When the three months are up, pick a new set of 33 items that fit better with the next season, and keep only those. Repeat. Through web ...

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Be aware of PMS

Some days I think I need therapy. I cry and feel depressed and dwell on all the bad things about myself and my life. Then I remember what time the month it is. And I know things will get better in a few days. Lesson for today: Ladies, know about your cycle and how PMS affects you. Then tell your significant other about it. He needs to be aware. P.S. I've just ...

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Too much stuff

Lots of possessions make life more complicated. When I was young and living in my parents’ house, my dad constantly complained about my messiness. When he was being nice about it, he’d say, “Chansin, you’re such a good daughter… almost perfect … if only you could keep your room clean!” And then on his mean days he’d say, “You’re such a pig!” ...

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Don’t commute

I hate driving. What do I hate even more than driving? Driving for a long time. My husband and I moved to a Houston suburb two weeks ago. And now, for the first time in my life, I have to drive over 45 minutes to my workplace. I’m doing this because I know it’s only temporary. We are fixing up our house so we can sell it. I can endure anything for a few months. ...

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