This is Eli

A blog about Eli. A blog about survival – and by that, I mean life!

Feeding my fam is a huge challenge. Laila is prone to scowl at her dinner plate. Mark’s tastes swing like a pregnant woman’s. Eli brings ‘hangry’ to a whole new level. Me? I’m trying to lost some of the 14 pounds I gained in 2015 (instead of the 20 I said I’d lose-HAHA). Besides all that, …

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It’s August 5, 2011. I’m sitting in a cafe off of the highway south of San Francisco sipping coffee. The front page I hold — a free copy of the San Mateo County Examiner — carries news of yet another market crash. My husband sits across from me and snaps a picture of me holding …

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