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    Depression and the Mom Life.

    I didn’t touch a single shopping cart and then wipe my nose and inhale it. I didn’t eat off of a nasty spoon and contract it. I didn’t get sneezed on or coughed on, or to my knowledge, barfed on in order to wake up not able to feel my fingers. One day, depression just happened.   I’m sure it wasn’t that fast. …

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    Is This All They’ll Remember?

    A smell can do it.  Certain scents of pine and cookie and even an odd blend of the two. Driving by a house at night with a light on inside it… if the curtains are the right color, they do it. The smell of dinner cooking when the music for the evening news comes on.  That does it, too. There…

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    Monday. Just Monday.

    I’m writing this on a Sunday night.  I have two twelve year olds in my Jacuzzi tub, living it up like they’re at a spa and a four year old running around tooting because he’s officially entered the Body-Functions-Are-Hilarious stage of childhood.  We had a good, nicely paced weekend and it’s that time of Sunday night where I think forward to the…

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    NEW SITE!

      Hey Guys! Welcome to my new site! I blogged for years on a Blogspot site, and my brother has been gracious enough to force my hand to rebuild JillWindham.com instead. So here we are!  There aren’t many posts on here yet, but you can definitely find all my previous posts through this link http://oldschoolparents.blogspot.com/. Slowly, I will bring those posts…

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    I’m Angry

    Longest post I’ve ever written, but here is is, nonetheless. #sorry I think I can speak for a lot of Americans when I say this election has me just flat out mad. I’ll be really honest with you and tell you that I hate that I am angry. In fact, it wasn’t until a few hours ago that I was…