“…worth every penny.”

It's not conventional wisdom, but it is a common phrase to hear after an endeavor that had a price tag has happened- especially when things have gone our way, or an outcome is positive:  "It was worth every penny."  But what about when we don't have enough pennies to buy our happiness?  Or, when we … Continue reading “…worth every penny.”

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“I got pregnant the first time!”

It's conventional wisdom and socially accepted hysteria on my mind this morning.  There isn't really one common phrase for this, but several ideas permeate our thinking that all add up to the idea that unprotected sex WILL lead you to get pregnant.  Especially when you're young and stupid. When we're young (and stupid), putting the fear … Continue reading “I got pregnant the first time!”