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On Thursday, my hubby, his niece, my nephew and JJ went for a day trip to the beach. It was fun but tiring. Two three year-olds and sand can lead to much fun. I took some great pictures of both boys. It was my nephew first time at the beach and he loved it. He yelled for the world to hear that “I love the beach.”

On the drive back, both were sound asleep. They actually fell asleep before we left the parking spot.

I am finishing up my stories for the freelance paper and trying to do some preliminary packing. Next week, I will head to Roanoke Rapids to find a place to live. It all seems to be happening so fast. And get this, I got a letter in the mail yesterday that said I got an extension on my unemployment for another 12 weeks.

Things are good right now. While going through some boxes, I found the cd of my wedding photos. I posted the two photos of me as a princess. My son loves these pictures. He loves his mommy princess.

Today is laundry day. There is so much to do but I am taking it one step at a time.

Daily Dose

1. I am so thankful for the support of my family and friends. The last few months have been rough at times but your support and encouragement has made things so much more bearable. Thanks a lot.


  1. What beautiful pictures!!
    I hope you have a great rest of the weekend :)

  2. Congrats on the new job! As a 10-year veteran reporter and two years into recovery from my ED (anorexia), I would love to chat with you about some concerns regarding working as a journalist while recovering from an eating disorder. It's doable - but there are some unique stressors involved. I can be reached through my blog.



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