So thanks blogosphere, and thanks to all of us. For gathering, for talking, for sassing, for braving, for fighting, for struggling, for finding, for telling our stories.
And just so you know? That screen shot up there? That’s from the very first blog I ever read in the whole wide world. The blog that made me want to be a blogger… one day. I remember when that post went live. It was 2004ish. So thanks Andrea. Thank you.
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We don’t consider ourselves “Rules Girls.” We know that there is no such thing as the perfect wedding, the perfect partner, or the perfect family. But the only way to liberate ourselves from “the rules” (or the WIC, or just society’s pressures at large) is to come up with better ones. So in February, we’re not just breaking the rules; we’re forsaking some altogether and making new ones too.