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On 4/20

For me, April 20 or 4/20 will never be about marijuana. No, I’m not much of a stoner. But also it’s because saying “April 20” never sounds fun or carefree. When referencing it, for me and thousands of others, it … Continue reading

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Birthday Celebrations

Trevor’s birthday is coming up, so as part of his celebration we drove to Ft. Collins to do a little hiking followed by a tour of the New Belgium Brewery. We got lost looking for our intended hike, so we … Continue reading

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2011: One of the Best Years Ever

I must say, I’m not thrilled about saying good-bye to 2011. While it did have its stressful moments, the good parts far outweighed the bad. It really was one of the best years ever. Two thousand eleven was the first time … Continue reading

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Weird happenings

I guess I should just begin by saying that I attract weirdos. I just do. Weird people find me, talk to me, like me. I find myself in odd situations all the time. Am I the only one? Lately, the … Continue reading

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There’s no place like home

For the past few weeks I’ve been looking for an apartment. Because, you know, I’m a grown up. I need a life and space of my own. Really, I haven’t looked at that many apartments. Because I fell in love … Continue reading

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Thankful

“The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance. The wise man grows it under his feet.” -James Oppenheim There came a time in my life when I realized that Christmas mornings were never again going to meet or exceed my … Continue reading

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My name is Julie and I live with my parents

About two years ago, I devised a plan. At the very last-minute, I decided to apply for a Master’s program in Spain. When accepted into that Master’s program, I would bring my stuff back from Boston, put it in my … Continue reading

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