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(Life) Peri-menopause

(Life) Peri-menopause

I’m not even sure where to start. This isn’t a subject that gets mentioned often; in fact, I didn’t even know what it was until about fourteen months ago. I was 48, healthy, training for a big run series (48.6 miles in four days) and I suddenly found myself laying in bed with a racing heart and waves of heat. I have a great running watch that monitored my pulse; it was 85 resting in bed (high for me), and…

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(Home) repurposing a cabinet

(Home) repurposing a cabinet

In November, I found myself with a lot of time on my hands. We have some old entertainment center shelves made of solid oak that I wasn’t fond of, but I love the sturdiness of them. I decided to convert one of them to a wine cabinet, as well as to hold our teacups and cookbooks. The before photo is actually the other shelving unit, but is almost identical and the mirror image. I’d forgotten to take a before photo….

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