Monthly Archives: August 2010

Say it isn’t so!

I received an unsettling comment to my Top Ten List of Fears About Joining the Peace Corps post #4:  The Peace Corps will find out that joining was just part of an elaborate weight loss scheme for me. Here is … Continue reading

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Top 10 List of Fears About Joining the Peace Corps (#4)

#4:  The Peace Corps will find out that joining was just part of an elaborate weight loss scheme for me.

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Regrets

I regret not learning how to cook during those formative years when my mom tried to teach me. I really blew it. My mom, my ITALIAN mom, my mom who could put an incredible meal together when there was absolutely … Continue reading

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Wow, what a day!

I came home from work the other day and received a plethora of good news! I brought my mail in and first discovered I had received two checks I had been waiting on from two agencies I work for. You … Continue reading

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Top 10 List of Fears About Joining the Peace Corps (#5)

#5:  My irritable bowel syndrome will become raging lunatic bowel syndrome!

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I’m gonna make a change

I’m Gonna Make A Change, For Once In My Life It’s Gonna Feel Real Good, Gonna Make A Difference Gonna Make It Right . . . As I, Turn Up The Collar On My Favorite Winter Coat This Wind Is … Continue reading

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Top 10 List of Fears About Joining the Peace Corps (#6)

#6:  I’ll be in the middle of sub-Saharan Africa when I start to go through menopause and I’ll be saying, “Is it hot out here or is it just me?”

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