Farewell to my 40’s, I hardly knew ye.

Speaking of strong female voices, this is one I have come across today and would like to share with you all. Enjoy and I am sure there are more great things to come!

If You Don't Mind Me Asking...

I haven’t spent this much time trying to type a sentence since those No-Doz enhanced, all nighters’ back in college. There, I finally did it. My first sentence of my first blog. Exhausting. How do you bloggers do it?  I was brave when I was young, bold with my opinions and writing saucy poems in college , reading them aloud in class..where did she go I wondered?  Married nearly 24 years ago, a nursing career and two teenagers later, I stopped feeding my emotional growth while worrying about everyone else’s.  Somewhere in there, I lost a decade.  Somewhere in there I became “M’am, do you need help with your groceries” (No) and “How old are you…IF YOU DON’T MIND ME ASKING?”  ( they lower their voice when they say it, dirty words..ssssh.  But, my brain hears it  real, real loud)  Somewhere in there, while I was potty training and tending…

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