"You're not getting any younger"
"I know! I'm counting the minutes until I don't need to use birth control any more!"
After years of endometriosis, a couple surgeries, scheduling my life first around the best times to get
pregnant and then the times not to plan vacation because I wasn't
pregnant, early menopause came as a relief to me. I told my reproductive organs, "If you're not going to do something useful, could you please just chill out!"
I told my coworker that DH adopted two 4-month old kittens (yesterday!) to fill the hole left by Midnight's passing last December. She's met him & we're pretty good friends. She cut her eyes at me and said, "He never would have been happy with just one
We found out Saturday that we will probably buy the horse DH has been shareboarding. We already have Midnight's sister, Bootsie, age 18-1/2 and Misty, our little red mare, age 7. Add Novalee, a Palamino mare age 17+, and the 2 kittens, Buddy Guy and his sister, Tsukiko (Moon Child), and we now have five fuzzy faced "babies." Maybe we didn't so much "adjust to being childless" as we filled the hole with animals. I certainly don't feel