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  • Something New

    Something New | WrittenByJennifer.

    Hello there! Yes, I’m still here, alive and well. Iowa did not swallow me whole. Actually the complete opposite. I fucking love it here! That’s a topic for another day though. It’s been super quiet around here over the last few months. At first I chalked it up to moving and the holidays but after […]

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  • I Did It

    This time three years ago, Tim was away for an entire month of training, similar to what he’s doing right now. It was a difficult thirty days for me. The kids were much younger, Jack was eight months old, Sophia was two and a half. It snowed at least twice a week for the entire […]

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  • Live From Iowa!

    Live From Iowa! | WrittenByJennifer

    I’m coming to you live from suburban Des Moines, Iowa! We made it!! The eleven hundred mile drive wasn’t bad at all. Long Island’s final gift to me was absolutely zero traffic on Monday morning when we left. It took me thirty-six minutes to get from the Southern State Parkway to the New Jersey side […]

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  • Ode to Long Island

    Ode to Long Island | WrittenByJennifer

    Tomorrow is the big day! Tomorrow we leave New York for the last time, for a very long time. We begin our trip to Iowa. To say we’re excited is an understatement. We are thrilled to be leaving Long Island behind and most of what comes with it (the traffic, the high cost of living, […]