• I Think I'm Having A COVID Mid-Life Crisis

    1 month ago - By Scary Mommy

    When I turned 41 last August, I was on a much-needed vacation with my husband and two boys touring the towering Redwoods in Northern California. I was feeling optimistic - I had managed to get my hair colored and work wasn't driving me mad, we were holding it together 6 months into the pandemic , and I had started writing again after several years of being too busy with babies. Then I coasted through the fall buoyed by cinnamon-scented candles, homemade pumpkin donuts, and finally a good election result. In the back of my mind, I thought things would start to look better, that by the...
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