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Vague memories of an Irish pub

When we last left our heroine, she was at an Irish pub in the awful land of Washington, D.C.: a land full of people with agendas and horribly arranged streets… We’d moved to a larger room in the back of The Dubliner and our group was gaining people like crazy. By this time, many in the ...
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On the Road Again

As an introvert, I just don’t travel well. I need a lot of sleep and a lot of time to myself. By that, I mean I need copious amounts of quiet time or I turn into a raging witch who will poke your eyes out if she doesn’t eat on time or stay warm or ...
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Family is love

I’m back from our Chicago excursion over Labor Day weekend and I’m sick and tired and achy and blecky. I will be spending most of the day sleeping so I can go to school tomorrow and practicum Wednesday. However, the one thing that was truly reinforced this weekend is that there is no better feeling ...
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Vacation Part II: Where it all goes downhill

The morning started beautifully. We slept in and ate leftover spaghetti from the night before for breakfast. A.J. loves nothing more in life than his NeeNee’s spaghetti. Snails followed us from TN and the water was simply breathtaking. We were all in good spirits. The pontoon boat was loaded and I was feeling incredibly peaceful. As ...
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