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I spent some time back in Massachusetts, catching up with family and friends, getting (way too) reacquainted with sleeping in, did some freelance jobs for a paycheck, enjoyed the holidays, and turned 30 (that last part really sucked). We miss out dear friend, but it is so nice to have someone living in the little green house once again. If you have memberships to clubs, associations, gyms, etc., get rid of them as you can always get your exercise by walking or riding a bike.

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