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#193020 - 01/04/16 05:50 AM Decisions
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A recent female acquaintance was talking about the difficulties and decisions of raising kids, balancing work and family, trying to have some personal time, and all around just being a single mom.

I pointed out that even though I am a life long bachelor I could relate to difficult decisions. Like the other day. I was preparing for my nap and couldn't decide whether to lay on my right side or my left.

The funniest thing is, this actually happened to me blush .

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#193050 - 01/05/16 07:21 PM Re: Decisions [Re: PerryMK]
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Haha!!

That's just mean grin
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#193051 - 01/05/16 07:40 PM Re: Decisions [Re: PerryMK]
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As they say "the unexamined nap is not worth snoozing."

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#197609 - 02/07/17 11:33 AM Re: Decisions [Re: PerryMK]
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As a mom who has had that same conversation and is constantly feeling pulled by all I have to attend to, I still laughed out loud at that. Oh how I miss the days when the toughest decision I had to make was whether or not to nap, or how to nap. laugh

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