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I have been so tired over the past two weeks or so. I'm still being productive (whatever that means), keeping up with work and my friendships. But once it gets dark outside, I am just done. All I want to do is snuggle up on the couch and watch tv.

It makes sense that I'm this tired, really. I had an incident with my brother that ended in me deciding that I can't be a part of his life right now.

On top of that, my mom came home from the nursing home finally and seemed to be doing better, only to have to be rushed to the ER two days later, with a bleeding spleen. We're not sure how or why it happened, but it may be connected to a fall that she took at the nursing home. And as all nursing homes seem to do, they swept it under the rug and sent her home.

Her house has been in disrepair for a long time, so my sister decided to fix the place up with her tax return. Only, everyone who was supposed to help bailed at the last minute. So, my husband and I ended up redoing my mom…

Oh Make Me Over.

I don't stay up late much anymore. I prefer to take an Ambien, and sleep when everyone else is asleep. But tonight for some reason, I've felt really restless, so I decided to just go with it and stay up.

When I'm up this late, I usually find a trashy makeover show on Netflix. Those are my shit. From the first time I watched a makeover episode of The Jenny Jones Show, I knew that I was hooked. I've watched stuff like Extreme Makeover.

I found one on Netflix called Bringing Sexy Back. Besides its hilariously dated name, it's Australian. So I get makeovers and accents? Cool.

The first episode (I think, tbh I'm also at what we like to call "a comfortable cruising altitude", it could be the second episode) is a husband and wife. They have two kids that play a lot of fucking cricket, and also somehow one of them is also in band? Anyways, the mom runs them around to all the things, and doesn't have time to make them food. So they eat garbage, and put on…



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