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Archive: 05 2011
afreshchapter
May
31

Blind-Sided by the Pain of Saying Good-Bye

Here's the latest from my South African Adventure. I will have limited access to Internet over the next three weeks, but please check out my blog, A Fresh Chapter, to read some of my upcoming guest posts. My heart hurts. Every beat, a constant, aching reminder of the last time I saw him. I thought I had… Read More

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Bumpyboobs
May
23

Fertility results: not what I'd expected.

Last Thursday I received a phone call. The phone call. I’d been expected the used car salesman to ring me up and name his offer on our car. Thursday morning we stopped by the lot, and having checked it over he said, “yes we’re interested in your car, but I need to talk with the boss about pricing.… Read More

afreshchapter
May
20

For We Can Only Be Human Together

Here is a post that I shared today on my blog, A Fresh Chapter, about my recent adventures in South Africa. I can't believe it has been one year since my double mastectomy and since I started to put the pieces back together in my life. I hope you will continue to join me on my current adventure...To read all… Read More

afreshchapter
May
16

The Not So Glamorous Side to Volunteering

Here's an excerpt from a recent post on my blog, A Fresh Chapter. I hope you will escape and join me for the ride as I volunteer and then travel through Africa! "Missy, Missy" she says as she points at the twin trails of snot hovering less than a cm from the top of her mouth.  She has "blown" her nose… Read More

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Bumpyboobs
May
16

Are women today good role models?

Recently I read an article about role models for women that essentially had my blood boiling. While the author made some occasionally interesting points (e.g. women trying to ‘feed the hungry without knowing the causes of poverty), overall I felt like the entire premise was ridiculous. It made me wonder: is… Read More

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