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About mallorylayne

midlife mom seeking meaning for the rest of her life.

Good Morning Daffodils

I haven’t posted in over six months.  I also haven’t run outdoors in the city for over six months. And, believe it or not, I haven’t had a drink in over six months! This morning I decided to risk a … Continue reading

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What Are You Reading?

You may have noticed that I have stopped posting on this blog.  Why, you may be wondering? Well, when I realized that the posts that were getting the most attention under my blog were about Stacy Kessler, Bethenney Frankel, and … Continue reading

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Voyager 1 Reaches the Edge of Our Solar System

Did you know that we launched a satellite called Voyager 1 in 1977? It has finally reached the edge of our solar system.  It only took 35 years.  It only travelled 11 billion miles.  Soon it will be the first … Continue reading

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Surrender Lindsay

How many times can Lindsay Lohan get arrested before she really gets some help? This poor young woman has been in and out of jail, courtrooms and rehabs for years and years, yet it seems that her problems are only … Continue reading

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Time For Some New Tunes

I haven’t made any music recommendations in quite some time, so I have five today.  They have been accumulating in my “Music” note on my I-phone, and today I am releasing them! Here they are: “Silver and Cold” by AFI, … Continue reading

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Must See Movie: “Life of Pi”

My daughter, my son and I have all read the novel “Life of Pi” by Yann Martel.  It is hard to believe that I read this book over ten years ago.  My son was asking me some questions about it … Continue reading

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Happy “Thanks”giving

Every year I make sure to say “thanks” on Thanksgiving.  I try to write a gratitude list several times a year, but on this day in particular I am steadfast about it.  At dinner we always go around the table … Continue reading

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