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mary~ your market grabs sound fantastic.

i think i'll come live with you while dh finishes his diss....
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I want to start a pagan family full moon potluck.
Me too!
What a fab idea! I'm making connections all over the place these days. Turns out that at least 3 other members of our local un/homeschooling group are pagan, which is both awesome and unexpected. The group has only about 35 members...so 4 of us in a group that size has my head spinning.

I've been trying to think what to do to get everyone together...I've only met 1 of the 3 IRL so far. But I was befuddled. A potluck is just the thing. Must think and start planning for either the October full moon or Samhain. Thanks for the inspiration!

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sounds utterly delish-- but where's the protein, mama? I'd be hungry again after half an hour
I so envy your farmer's market score (is there a green-with-envy smiley?)
You know...I usually have some sort of protein, frequently of the vegetarian-friendly variety...but not that night. We were all in a veggie-love trance I guess. We had vast amounts of all of that...everyone was stuffed and no one asked for more food before bed. Maybe it was the protein in that homemade bread. I make bread just about every-other-day (thank the goddess for my bread machine!) and that's a big hit around here.

I am so happy with our farmers' market! Now if the neighbor's cow would have that calf already so we could just have some raw milk again. Life would be just perfect.

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Sorry, ladies. I don't mean to put in like 35 posts but I just can't seem to get the hang of the multi-person quoting/posting y'all are so good at. By the time I respond to one person, I've forgotten all my other replies. And I can't even figure out how you do multi-quoting.

ANYWAY, we had a busy day again today -- always the theme when sweet & wonderful hubby has the day off. We went to a bookstore (the whole family is book-addicted) and I got a fabulous book called Mother Nature's Herbal by Judith Griffin. I love this book. It gives loads of herbal info but also a good bit of the various cultural histories of the herbs and their uses. So cool. I'm only about 60 pages in but I want to completely absorb this book into my brain.

Took the wee ones to a great playground and read my book whilst wee daughter napped and aforementioned beautiful husband played with the boys. At lunch somewhere and then headed home. Made more curtains (they are all done now, btw...will post pix on my blog eventually) none of them are fancy, but they are all functional and lovingly made.

But now I have a flaming case of insomnia and am up checking in.

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Cari? Are caths easier than NG tubes? Are male caths harder?
Well, I wasn't an RN, so I'm not sure about NG's since psychiatric tech's (which was my specific type of nursing license don't do those! Male caths are easy as .. just point it and straight in. Women are harder as we have all those folds and such to get out of the way The hardest part of the male cath? getting over the weirdness of having some strange guys' penis in your hands

I'm trying to get motivated to work on the other project I have planned for altar camp, but I'm just not feelin it today I am supposed to go to belly dance tonight.. and not feelin' THAT either. I think a weekend of me feeling a bit under the weather, and Quinn being so sick, has just worn me out.

Oh, forgot to share I reconnected with a pagan girlfriend that I'd lost track of this weekend! She txt'd me out of the blue.. it turns out she had almost as hellish of a year last year as I did, and tends to do a retreat when that happens (as did I). So we're hoping to get together on the weekend for lunch & coffee and just to catch up She lives about 45mins away, but thats about as local as it gets for me lol.

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Went to my cousin's wedding today. She looked amazing. Beautiful Catholic ceremony. AWESOME reception, the food was TO DIE FOR.

Um.....I'm brain dead now, so I will post tomorrow.

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DoK- I wonder... I hosted a baby shower using Evite and a lot of people never opened the emails. I sent an email directly to those people and found that most of them never got the Evite. Their email settings had bounced it to spam since it was a "site generted" email instead of a "personal" email. And one woman even had her email set to "spam" messages that were sent to more than ten addys at a time. So maybe a few people simply didn't get the invite? But how frustrating! I wish I lived closer... I'd come to the party!

I want to start a pagan family full moon potluck.
You know, I've been wondering about that.

I love the idea of a full moon potluck!

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I'm making connections all over the place these days. Turns out that at least 3 other members of our local un/homeschooling group are pagan, which is both awesome and unexpected. The group has only about 35 members...so 4 of us in a group that size has my head spinning.
I am wondering, do you tell people you are Pagan, if the conversation turns that way? I am open only to a few friends,1 back home and 2 here, they are open but not anywhere near the same path as I am. Not on my facebook, and not in my everyday life because of where we live and DH's job. I feel the only way I am going to meet some Pagan, or open people is if I am out there, but am nervous to make that leap.

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I am wondering, do you tell people you are Pagan
Well, I will...that just hasn't happened yet. Instead, they are finding me.

It's funny, I wasn't necessarily trying to be 'out' as a pagan, just to be me. So I included in my blog list of favorites Confessions of a Pagan Soccer Mom and I included on my facebook page that my spiritual inclination (one of those FB quizzes) was Pagan. And people from the local homeschooling group who are FB friends, starting contacting me and saying they were pagan too and were so glad to meet someone who shared their beliefs. Like...coming out of the woodwork!

I think maybe I have the advantage of being brand new to an area and just now making my way. I don't have established friendships to worry about or work to preserve. (All my friends from back in Indiana are already either pagan-friendly or unconcerned about it...or maybe clueless.) I don't particularly care what people think about me anymore, so I'm ok with being 'out.' And the totally cool thing is that focusing on just being authentically (not in-your-face) me is that I'm attracting to me people with similar beliefs.

That thread 'is it hard to admit you are not a christian' got me really thinking about the possibly damaging effects of staying in this particular (broom) closet. Paganism cannot move past stereotypes if we all remain hidden.

So I guess that's my goal for the coming months. Finding ways to naturally and fluidly become more peacefully-vocal about my spritital beliefs.

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Oh my. Not a great term, mama.
huh? what did i say? why not? Is that an offensive term? How come?

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You know...I usually have some sort of protein, frequently of the vegetarian-friendly variety...but not that night. We were all in a veggie-love trance I guess.

That's cute. I getcha.
We're having lentil stew tonight, in the crockpot. I'm trying hard NOT to make a bread in the breadmaker...I need that kind of extra carbs like a hole in the head

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Male caths are easy as .. just point it and straight in. Women are harder as we have all those folds and such to get out of the way The hardest part of the male cath? getting over the weirdness of having some strange guys' penis in your hands
Well, back in my drinking days, I had plenty of that (strange guys'...um...) : but yeah, now, that would be weird. And women's, too.
I thought men would be harder because of the extra length. Hmm.
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I am wondering, do you tell people you are Pagan, if the conversation turns that way? I am open only to a few friends,1 back home and 2 here, they are open but not anywhere near the same path as I am. Not on my facebook, and not in my everyday life because of where we live and DH's job. I feel the only way I am going to meet some Pagan, or open people is if I am out there, but am nervous to make that leap.
It's easy for me, now, but back in the beginning it wasn't. I didn't tell anybody. I finally got the courage to wear a small pent on a thong around my neck, inside my shirt, and one day at work it fell out of my shirt and someone said "Oh! You're Pagan?" and I about died, but she was supportive, not derisive, so it was awesome. I'm VERY open, now. You'll get there

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Most people who know me, know I am not Christian. I was born Jewish and was practicing until my teens. As a teenager most if not all my friends knew I was Pagan, but I have no contact with any of my childhood friends. I am not so concerned with myself, how it will/would effect my life, but with my DH. I am me, but most people in this area think I am a tree hugging hippie, which I am. But there are a limited amount of them where I live. I am at the point in my life where I need to have some meaningful friendships, with people who are open or like minded. I just moved here 4 years ago, and live rural and am finding it hard to make connections.

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Maia- Divorce day kinda sucked. Took 32 seconds to get divorced and the only people who celebrated with me were my parents. Well, my Dad went to bed shortly after my Mom and I got back from the casino. So, my Mom and I watched a very stupid "horror"' movie. She made popcorn and I drank some beer. Last night at my cousin's wedding our table, which had my grandparents, my parents, one of my sisters, my aunt and uncle, did a toast to my divorce being final. It was kinda cool.

My sister is having a BBQ today, its raining. I just want to go for free food and to see my nephew.

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omg I totally love him His character & the doctor were my favourites in the whole show!
me too, well, and chakotay. ...speaking of our favorite men, i've been wanting to take a little trip down memory lane with you.... i know our old fave is no longer up, but this one's not bad....
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I am wondering, do you tell people you are Pagan, if the conversation turns that way? I am open only to a few friends,1 back home and 2 here, they are open but not anywhere near the same path as I am. Not on my facebook, and not in my everyday life because of where we live and DH's job. I feel the only way I am going to meet some Pagan, or open people is if I am out there, but am nervous to make that leap.
Yep, I absolutely do : As a matter of fact it's sort of become a test when it seems like someone might be a real potential friend that I might invest myself with... if they are uncomfortable with that part of who I am, then they aren't really comfortable with who I am at all...only the parts of me that are convenient for them ya know? So I'll slip something about Yule or Samhain.. or the fact that Ostara is coming and we'll be dying some eggs (even though easter is half a year away). If it results in me explaining briefly & getting a yeah? cool... then all good hehehe. I have been amazed that even some of my most mainstream friends were quite alright, and even THE most mainstream chick corrected her son (who was reading Harry Potter) when he said there were no witches and even made sure to make the distinction that HP witches were 'hollywood' and not 'real'.


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Well, back in my drinking days, I had plenty of that (strange guys'...um...) : but yeah, now, that would be weird. And women's, too.
I thought men would be harder because of the extra length. Hmm.
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me too, well, and chakotay. ...speaking of our favorite men, i've been wanting to take a little trip down memory lane with you.... i know our old fave is no longer up, but this one's not bad....
glad Q is better! b's almost better too! it's no fun when they worry us.


happy monday that's not really monday....
mmmm How'd I forget that spunkrat?!? I'll have a look at the vid when I get back from the kindy run... if we haven't been net throttled yet that is lol.

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Well, I didn't go to the BBQ. I didn't have a ride. My car isn't here since my Dad has been driving it. He left it at work when he rented a Ridgeline to go to my cousin's wedding.

I let everything hit me for little bit earlier. I got distracted by something so it didn't last too long. I suppose I should have another big outpouring of emotions, but I don't want everybody here when it happens. I kinda just want to feel it alone, without people telling me what I already know about being better off.

All I have gotten done today is cleaning a very stinky litter box. Oh, I did trip UP the stairs too. Basically, I am trying to chill and figure my life out.....its odd.

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Huh! Well, who knew. Guess an old dog can learn new...well, get enlightened Thanks for the link. I did some more digging around and I had no idea. Guess I better find a different term for what I meant, then. Anybody? What do y'all use? Not that I have to refer to that kind of behavior that often, but when I do, I don't want to be confronted with uncomfortable silence or glares. Thanks, DOK, for gently enlightening me

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Maia- Divorce day kinda sucked. Took 32 seconds to get divorced and the only people who celebrated with me were my parents.

Last night at my cousin's wedding our table, which had my grandparents, my parents, one of my sisters, my aunt and uncle, did a toast to my divorce being final. It was kinda cool.
YAY. At least you got a toast, and now it's all over

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...speaking of our favorite men, i've been wanting to take a little trip down memory lane with you.... i know our old fave is no longer up, but this one's not bad....


...since that's probably when we'll be moving, and mine's all about manifesting our new life by the seasons.... i'm very excited.
Am I the only one who likes Aragorn? I think he's way hotter than Legolas...but I've always been partial to darker haired men anyway. Legolas is cute, but he's too...I dunno, clean, or something

Aweyn? When and to where are you moving? :

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Hehehe we'll ... with a woman you 'guess' you have about 1.5inches before bladder... with a man you can see exactly how much cath you need to use if you get my drift LOL. That and the awkwardness of holding the labia out of the way around the meatus with ONE hand and not moving it... Ok I'll stop now lol
You don't have to stop, unless it's grossing out the others

But there's more room to mess up, with a man, I'd think. It's not like it's a straight path, kwim? It's...well, hopefully it's bendy and not, um, rigid But I imagine that happens, too.
I have heard if the end of the cath even touches her bits, before it gets inserted, it's contaminated and you have to start all over. Eek. That has got to be so hard!
Though I don't seem to be as squeamish about the anticipation of caths as I am about NG tubes. Ick. And scawy.

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I let everything hit me for little bit earlier. I got distracted by something so it didn't last too long. I suppose I should have another big outpouring of emotions, but I don't want everybody here when it happens. I kinda just want to feel it alone, without people telling me what I already know about being better off.
I so hear that. I've finally gotten bold enough to say to my mom "Mom, I need for you to not say _____. I need to hear 'there, there' and such things. I just need you to go 'aww' in the appropriate places."
It's silly to have to coach my own mother in being empathetic, but, well, she's a mom and she wants to solve it all. Sometimes I don't want solutions-- I'm a grown woman, after all-- but I do want empathy and understanding.

It's alright, Bella, if you need to let the emotions out. I'd be beating up pillows in a big way, if I were in your spot. And crying my eyes out, and all sorts of other emotions. I'm sure you don't need reminded, but I'm going to anyway-- there will be a grieving process attached to this, and you are allowed to go thru all the stages. Here is your formal permission, if you need it

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mary3mama and CariOfOz and Maiasaura, I admire you all. CariOfOz I love the fact that you use it as a test to see if you are going to invest your time in a friendship. I need to take that approach. I have been thinking of it in terms of if I tell them I am Pagan they won't want a friendship with me. Thanks so much mamas. You change my way of looking at this.

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Maia - I use 'ripped' or 'raped' depending how much money I feel that I lost. (No offense please to anyone that has been a victim of SA.) With a man cathing him you just hold it firmly in place. Prostates can be troublesome as can the retracted penis. Otherwise it's way easier. (and boy oh boy! I wanted to write something about how holding a strange man's penis reminded me of high school, but I didn't have the guts! So thank you for cracking wise! )

Scored some free formula off Freecycle so I am happy about that, and one more meal has gone into the freezer. I bought the beads for my lactation necklace and found a beautiful dichroic orange-y spiral that will make a terrific centerpiece for a great Mabon necklace. Had to get it! The baby's EDD is Mabon too! Woot!

And I also found these in the lastest issue of Belle Armoire Jewelry! Boy aren't these fun from Gaea beads?!

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On being out of the broom closet - It just doesn't seem to come up that often for me. I am pretty open about my beliefs but haven't had any real issues with it. Except from MIL who would die. (Hmm, maybe I should re-think this and tell her! )

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Am I the only one who likes Aragorn? I think he's way hotter than Legolas...but I've always been partial to darker haired men anyway. Legolas is cute, but he's too...I dunno, clean, or something
Oh he's hawt as well.. I think there's just a certain romance to an elf Plus his character is such a crack up (him & gimli just are hilarious)

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But there's more room to mess up, with a man, I'd think. It's not like it's a straight path, kwim? It's...well, hopefully it's bendy and not, um, rigid But I imagine that happens, too.
I have heard if the end of the cath even touches her bits, before it gets inserted, it's contaminated and you have to start all over. Eek. That has got to be so hard!
Though I don't seem to be as squeamish about the anticipation of caths as I am about NG tubes. Ick. And scawy.
If we're grossing anyone out please let us know? lol That's why you point it to the ceiling.. then it pretty much *is* a straight shot. With women.. not only that, but if you don't get a clear path with your off hand (meaning get all bits out of the way) you cannot use those gloves to try again.. you have to reglove up and go again, and yes, same deal if the cath touches anything but air before you insert it (the sterile inside of the kit it came in excepted of course) But it really is not as hard as you think it will be... At one point I had 4 caths a shift on my unit and I could get them done in about 15m each (they were straight caths, not foleys .. so in & out) I never did NG's as I said, but with those i think you get the patient to swallow to ensure it goes into their gut instead of windpipe.. you can pm me to share all t he exciting details once you get into the mechanics of it hehehe.



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mary3mama and CariOfOz I admire you both. CariOfOz I love the fact that you use it as a test to see if you are going to invest your time in a friendship. I need to take that approach. I have been thinking of it in terms of if I tell them I am Pagan they won't want a friendship with me. Thanks so much mamas. You change my way of looking at this.
Glad I could help a little! As people outside the 'normal' (in our faith and often in our lifestyle choices, considering where we're hangin out!) we truly need to get ourselves to a point where it's not about *them* wanting to be friends with us 'if they knew'. You may risk losing a friend or two but you will be living authentically and not putting on a mask around others... and you can bet that the right people, the ones you WANT to surround yourself with, will notice!

Ok.. got all deep & zen there for a moment LOL.

I'm having one of those days with the boys already : I'm srsly thinking about doing a runner when dh gets home this arvo and going to abduct a gf for coffee or something.

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You ladies are cracking me up---things I just don't think about living in a house of girls. I got a slight visual of your description(s)....

Well, my house is ready- the kids arrive tomorrow 8:45 ish.

Ok, I promised pics. Let me take some and post them.

I am bit confused and a little lost, but I will try and keep up with everyone. I am going back to "work" after being home for 3 years. Wow, 3 years.

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Karen, how exciting! I hope your (and the childrens') first day is great and if you think you're cracking up...imagine being a nursing student doing your first male cath LOL, omg it was nearly the undoing of some of the younger girls hehehe.. and totally weird for the guys

I've been, and still am, doing a bit of spring cleaning today. A bit : as my dear husband does not seem inclined to help with much, but little does he know he's doing the kindy pick up so that I can do what I'm doing lol. I'm also going back through some of our camp stuff from last year and trying to bring a few things from that into this house (it's a sterile boring new house, so it needs all the oomph it can get!)

We had some awesome storms last night, but today is just the most glorious day out :

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Woohoo...it's like Monday! (back to school after a long weekend)

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Oh No, I think DOK is on something, she is happy it is Monday. *hehe* laughs

Well, I am dressed and have eaten breakfast. Time to unload the dishwasher, clean the sink and put out the sign in book. Good Morning World! :

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i am 35 weeks now. i feel so full. i dont think i look that big or feel that big but i def feel full. cant sleep lately. not very well anyway. i bet i got 6 weeks left of this at least. baby has dropped so that is uncomfortable. i feel so inside myself. kwim? not really attuned to the outside world. totally focused on what is happening inside me. it is the time of year i usually look outside to the world to notice the changes to fall but i am completely inside myself.

the fall does make me feel more witchy. we usually get out all the decs around the first of october. i am excited. i think more so b.c my babe will be brand new around that time. or 2 weeks old, something like that. so i have a summer baby, a spring baby, a fall baby, and a winter baby.

i need to start lighting a candle and incense everyday again. anything to remind me everyday to have a practice of mindfulness. of thankfulness.

i already bought the baby a monkey costume. even though DH will be taking DD and DSD out and I will be staying home with DD2.

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Oh No, I think DOK is on something, she is happy it is Monday. *hehe* laughs
Too funny! I had forgotten to put the word "like" in there. No school yesterday so today felt like Monday.

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Ah the joys of catching up on 3-4 pages of this thread You lovely ladies make me smile!

Bella - I'm happy to hear that even though not tons of people celebrated your re-birthing day with you, that you did celebrate, get out there, and I can't wait to hear more of your new adventures!

Clay - the full moon potlucks sound awesome! I hope that comes together for you!

Maia and Cari - you aren't grossing me out at all...but I've always been interested in that stuff and I'll have to learn sometime since I am hoping to get into midwifery

LM - 2 more weeks and you would be considered full term (at least here). Hopefully you have some time to relax and get to know your little one since you have that inward focus

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We had an interesting weekend. I need some time to rest/relax. Pleasing everyone just doesn't work.

I'm cleaning (again) now that everyone has left and DD has what feels like a million birthday presents. We are jumping into things head-first here with a crazy week and my first weekend away from DD since I'm on a military course (Friday night to Sunday evening). I'll probably be more of a mess than her!

I did get to enjoy the Full Moon, not as much as I would have liked, but that's something at least!

DD and I are going to start some "homeschool preschool" activities. Nothing overly structured but something to make me feel like our day has a purpose. Still doing the regular toddler things - playing outside, drawing, reading books, etc. I've signed us up for a toddler reading time at the library (30 mins of songs and books). We did the baby version a while back so this should be alright. I hope we can get her into swimming (registration is tomorrow morning).

So I now have to head over and catch up on altar camp! yay! :

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Hi all.

I realized that mornings suck for me now because 1) low blood sugar and 2) I wake up alone to a pretty empty house. Why this bothers me now and not while the ex was deployed is sorta hard to explain I guess. Maybe because when he was deployed, I thought he'd come home to me?? IDK. Anyway, that's my little "woah is me" moment for today.

I pulled out my AAMI stuff today. *sigh* I am so far behind and I desperately need a real job for money. My Mom keeps pushing me to go to the local technical college and take classes in "the medical field" or to join the military in "the medical field." Ugh.

I'm starting to daydream again and my daydreams are nothing like what she is pushing me for. I just kinda nod my head at what she has to say.

I am loving reading all about your guys' littles and the school stuff. *Le Sigh* One day I'll be posting stuff like that too

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I'm starting to daydream again and my daydreams are nothing like what she is pushing me for.
What are your daydreams? If you don't mind sharing?

I believe, quite firmly, that understanding why we daydream what we do is important. Yes, sometimes they are frivolous and a good little mini-vacation for the brain. But sometimes they are messages from our soul.

Sorry, don't mean to get all maternal and mother-hen-ish on you, but, um, I am a mother hen type of person and as I am 44, old enough to be your mother, so maybe it's all ok.

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What are your daydreams? If you don't mind sharing?

I believe, quite firmly, that understanding why we daydream what we do is important. Yes, sometimes they are frivolous and a good little mini-vacation for the brain. But sometimes they are messages from our soul.

Sorry, don't mean to get all maternal and mother-hen-ish on you, but, um, I am a mother hen type of person and as I am 44, old enough to be your mother, so maybe it's all ok.
I daydream about my babies, of having a home in the country where I grow my own food, have animals, bake, cook, etc. I dream about having a loving husband, like how my ex was during the good times. I think about homeschooling my kids, raising them pagan and of being happy. Being an awesome midwife, financially stable, self sufficient, so on and so forth.

I daydream about all the things my ex and I talked about the first 2.5 years. Those things are still my dreams.

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