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leaving-never-gets-easier

Leaving never gets easier

I suspect the next few days are going to be rough. I survive by taking time outs in the bathroom or shutting my bedroom door for a few minutes to breathe. The key to getting through it is trying stay calm. It is not always easy, and I often feel frazzled, but I am trying.
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The Reluctant Oilfield Wife

I really thought we were done with this. I thought last year when he got laid off that it was a sign that maybe he could find another job, something that paid decently. I thought we could be that family I envisioned where he comes home every night, and we have family time. Instead, I am preparing today for...
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Little House in the City

(It's been difficult to write because of working on the house and migraines, but we are still here, and I am hoping that my migraines will be getting less.) A little over a year ago, our house hunt began for a new house and subsequently a whole new life. The process of coming to the decision to move was a...
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