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2016 - not so bad

It's time to do the obligatory year end wrap-up post, right?
Although the memes of the world are all calling out 2016 as the worst ever, I have to admit, celebrity deaths aside, it was a pretty great year for me.
A year ago I was pretty miserable. I was working for a hag (but liked my job). I was depressed, overweight, and in a lot of constant pain. I enjoyed being the Young Women's president, and working with my Baby Ducks, but there were things going on behind the scene that were crushing my soul. And my friends all lived several hours away.
To put it mildly, life wasn't going my way.
Over the course of the year, and in no particular order, here's what changed-
everything.
Or more specifically, I started Contrave, a miracle drug that helped me lose over 30 lbs, and more importantly, took away my fibromyalgia pain. This one thing alone has made my life twenty times better. I can't begin to tell you, my dear blog, how much happier I am on Contrave.
I got a job in …

Obligatory new haircut picture.

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Freckles? What freckles?

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Mourning the loss of my first hero and icon in the best way I know how. #imitationisthehighestformofflattery #RIPCarrieFisher #RIPprincessLeia #rogueone

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Adorbz

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So stinking cute!!

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Puppy's first photo shoot. #christmasgifts

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Porter is in a relation with (what I assume is a) girl named Kadence with a K. He will be 12 in a month. 😂😜🤓

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And suddenly my dog is gigantic in comparison.

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There's going to be a lot of pictures of this puppy this weekend. We are in love. And amused.

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Tiniest dog ever!!!

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Things my parents send me. On a day when it's 33 degrees and snowing here.

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Ta da! I have a couch! I finally have something to sit on. #itwasgettingawkward

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Al of this is about to become my new couch. It even comes with a secret compartment for hiding millions in cash (or dead bodies).

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Look at the predictive text suggestions. What does cross your goats even mean?!?!

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How is this position comfortable? (But isn't she cute?)

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Or this one?? Same price. Remember I have a black dog. And this couch would mean having to buy more seating eventually. #helpagirlout

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Can't decide between 2 very different couches! Do you like this one??

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Love getting pics of friends with my books! #sharingthegospel #smm #author #babyducks

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Why #proofreading matters

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If I hold really still she may not notice I'm in my human's bed. #camodog #stealthpuppymode

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Weather system rolling out. #clouds #snow

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Sometimes it's fun to make a statement. (Just not sure what the statement is yet.) #sundaydress

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