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I Did Not Fully Understand

See, I’ve never had braces. I had an orthodontic appliance where there were 2 brackets on my back molars with a thick wire behind my bottom teeth – like this. So I was completely unaware about the actual pain experienced after braces are applied. I have had my top front 6 teeth capped, which hurt…


Spring Break Has Kicked My Behind

Y’all. Seriously. This week (which isn’t even yet over, by the way) has officially slaughtered me. I am ruined. My body hurts, my eyes burn, my resolve is shattered, and I’ve hit the wall with full-out weeping. It all started on Saturday when we went to Shedd Aquarium. Steve and I discussed it in the…