Category Archives: Aging

I Am Still Me

So, the journey I started two days before Thanksgiving has turned a new corner, and I am still ME. I am learning how the word Cancer can change your life. But I am still ME. I had my first chemo … Continue reading

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The Process Has Its Bad Days

As part of this ongoing process of cancer, I actually have to accept that I will have bad days. My bad days are not exactly horrible. It’s more a frustration with my inability to live the way I did just … Continue reading

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Why I Am Glad to Be a 0 Again

I haven’t been a 0 since I was in my early 30’s. I was a 0 before I had my daughter, and I eventually got back to that size after she was born. But that was 30 years ago, and … Continue reading

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The Summer Morning Goodbye

It was a summer morning like this, two years ago. The sun was just rising, the sky blue and flamingo pink, soft swirls glowing with that special back light only early sunrise brings sad eyes. My mother had just passed … Continue reading

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Is Age Making You Feel Old?

AGE – that three-letter word that is a four-letter word to so many people! But what does it really mean? When I was growing up, back in the Stone Age, anyone over 30 was considered old. No one even believed … Continue reading

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When Your Dreams Aren’t Coming True, Make New Ones

I haven’t written a blog post in a few months. I know this isn’t the most interesting opening sentence, but it’s what comes to mind. I didn’t realize how far I had withdrawn from everything until this past week. I … Continue reading

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Thursday’s News from The AverageWomanSJ

We are back from Massachusetts. We drove through pounding rain, came home in sunshine, woke up to pounding rain, and now the sun is shining again! For me, it’s a late start to the week. Even though it’s Thursday, it’s … Continue reading

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