Tag Archives: Life

I Finally Made a Good Iced-Coffee

Iced-Coffee is not really a thing here in Italy.  A shot of espresso with a shot of grappa is a thing, but god forbid you put ice in that drink.  It’s a shame really, since the only time I truly … Continue reading

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How to Survive a Breakup

It was our second to last night in Marseille and I finally found the courage to say the words that have been stuck in my throat for weeks. “I want to be in a relationship with someone who loves me, … Continue reading

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Untying the Knots

Here is something you probably don’t know about me: I am really good at uniting knots. Any size knot, any material. I am the girl you want around when you pull out the Griswold size ball of tangled Christmas lights. … Continue reading

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Reclaiming My Study and My Finances

I survived a week of organizing my personal finances and retirement planning! At the beginning of the week I was taking breaks away from the computer every 30 minutes or so because my heart would pound and I would start … Continue reading

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Planning For The End of The Road

Yesterday was a new moon, which is a time to set intentions for the following month.  Inspired by a conversation with my dad the other day (hi, Dad!), I decided that my intention for this month is to get my … Continue reading

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In Bed With a Very Talented Woman

  My sweetheart and I are planning a road trip to Marseille  France. I know nothing about Marseille. For now I will rely on one of my favorite lady cooks, Julia Child, to show me the ropes of this mystery city … Continue reading

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Hi Again

Without realizing it was happening, I let the parts of my life that bring me joy (like this blog) slip away.  I have been so focused on cramming everything into a day that when I get time to relax I … Continue reading

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