Archives for friendship - Page 2

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Walking the dog

For the last several months, I've been 'off my program.' My program had been eating good for me foods and losing weight. Unfortunately, I'd hit a plateau, and after a month of said plateau, I gave up the fight. It wasn't a huge deal for me, but I wanted to keep moving ...
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Prom and bad 90s hair

Other events that were important to my life coincided with the break-up with green eyes. One of the miracles of my life happened right before my junior prom in the form of a teeny, tiny preemie. Livvy, my only sibling and 16 years my junior, came into the world with serious struggles. ...
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This one’s for the dorks

I'm a dork. Full-fledged geek extraordinaire. I'm ok with it and I'm not sure why others aren't, especially when I've embraced this aspect of myself. Is it no longer cool to go with the self-acceptance? Dork has such a negative connotation, but there is something to be said for people that are eccentric, quirky or ...
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A fairytale: Green eyes and brown eyes Part II

Green eyes was a computer programmer in his spare time. For someone so young, this was a pretty big accomplishment. The brown-eyed girl didn't understand the fascination, but she was into green eyes and watched as he explained the coding sequence for a program he'd completed on his computer. She leaned forward ...
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New hair color and cut = great day

Some days are just fantastic. It'd been a long time since I'd had one that put me at one with the all good and I was in need of something stellar to change the funky mood I'd been in for the last several days. Over the weekend, I went to a training that ...
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A fairytale: The redneck and the city girl

Once upon a time, in a small town in Illinois, a girl went on a canoe trip. She went with her very first boyfriend and their large group of friends on an incredibly fun camping trip. By camping, they actually stayed in a motel but also went canoeing, built campfires and spent time ...
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