Tag Archives: Branford Patch

Whoa There, Cupid!

Sorry I haven’t been keeping up with the blog! Promise to try harder! Currently, I’m in a state of slight crisis (is this surprising to anyone?). Basically, here’s the storm of struggles in my life: 1. Spelling. I am trying … Continue reading

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Short Notes on Turning 30

Before our first vet school exam, the teachers gave us some example questions to help direct our studies. One of the questions was, “Write short notes on the tongue.” I remember this exact question because I remember thinking, “Short notes? … Continue reading

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Dating Columnist Job Security

“It’s ok, the cow can’t really bite you, they don’t even have incisors on their upper jaw. They have a toothless dental pad, no canine teeth, and only chew on their back molars, so you would have to have your … Continue reading

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Taking Off The Mask

It didn’t take long for my blog to diverge from my chaste path of self-discovery to a smutty dating blog. Continue reading

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Goat Therapy

With a baby goat nuzzling your neck, who needs therapy? Continue reading

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You Have to be a Narcissist!?

In her BSC Design Blog, my friend Lindsay asserts that “In order to be a good blogger, you have to be a narcissist.” Her exact words are: In order to be a good blogger… You have to be a narcissist.Not … Continue reading

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5 Good, Bad and Ugly Reasons Why I Did Not Write for 5 Weeks

This is my 100th blog post. It seems fitting that it would be a landmark. I just moved back home to Colorado Springs. Not just home, but REALLY home. Like my mom is my new roommate and we are actually … Continue reading

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The Year-Round Valentine

Last year, I attacked the misnomer of Valentine’s Day being called a “holiday” – I think I proved my point: it’s not a real holiday. This year, I walked the line between V-Day love, hate and indifference…. I tend not … Continue reading

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Morals and Ethics

I was nervous posting this week’s dating column. More nervous than when I published my first article in the Branford Patch. I was the old fashioned sweaty palms quickly beating heart wondering what everyone will think about me kind of … Continue reading

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The Handy Man Hunt – Phase 1

I get almost as much inspiration from the people who leave comments on my Dating Column as I do from classic films, romantic comedies and wacky self-help books. This week was no exception! Pete, someone who has sporadically commented on … Continue reading

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