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Tiny Beds and Big Birthdays

I’m laying in bed beside you in a hotel room in Tampa as I type this on my phone. And you’re 30. I remember the first time I shared a double bed with you in Iowa, and we didn’t mind … Continue reading

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Like Yin and Yang On LSD, I Think.

I keep thinking about how I want to come here and tell you thank you.  I want to express how grateful I am for the kindness of loved ones and strangers and how all of it has reminded me that … Continue reading

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The Greatest Gift Of All

Dear Adam, Today is your birthday. Apparently, you’re basically 40. That’s a pretty big deal. Since you’re a pretty good boss, my “blog husband” and one of my very best girlfriends, I wanted to celebrate this day with the perfect … Continue reading

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So this is what happened on my birthday

  That counts as a recap, right? No? How about this? Britt Loves her Rock and Roll from Shash on Vimeo. (And for the record, Shari and I are no longer friends!)

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Twenty Nine

I’m 29 today. Right now. I am 29. And that’s OK. I thought it would bother me. For the last several years, it’s bothered me. Aging, I mean. Feeling like some kind of measuring stick was flying by me without … Continue reading

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Just In Time

“Honey…” “Yeah?” he calls over his shoulder, 3/4s of his gaze still on the TV. “You know how for the last few holidays, Christmas and stuff, we haven’t exchanged gifts or anything?” “Mmmhhh…” I suspect 3/4s of him is not … Continue reading

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A Public Service Announcement Brought To You By Mexico and The Oompa Loompas.

It was March of 1999 and we were 19 years old. I was a blond haired, blue eyed college freshman. She was an olive toned, dark haired whore. And we were headed to Cancun, Mexico for Spring Break. I told … Continue reading

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An ode to Britt’s first love…

You know how sometimes when a blogger has a birthday, all the other bloggers get together and do tributes and write accolades and blah blah blah bunch a wannabe saints blah blah? Yeah, well, someone has a birthday today. But … Continue reading

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What a Wii and two kids and one very, very long post taught me about life

I spend a lot of times thinking about the ways in which I have a failed as a parent. Hell, I’m writing a book about it. But not today. Today I know that somehow, at some point, I’ve done something … Continue reading

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Because I Didn’t Manage To Buy Presents

It’s no secret around the Internet that two of my best friends in the entire world are bloggers. If you’ve been reading here for any length of time, you already know that I absolutely adore Adam and Amy. (If you’re … Continue reading

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