January 14, 2016 @ 6:56 AM

Happy New Year!

First up, 2015. Around this time last year, I blogged about my goals. So how did I do?

I gave up Pepsi well over a year ago. Why is this filed under writing and publishing? I used to practically mainline Pepsi while writing.

I'm still Pepsi-free, though I had a month-long relapse last summer. I gradually resumed my Pepsi swilling at the keyboard.

It all started with one of The Boy's playdates. (Now that The Boy is in fifth grade, he hates that I still call his visiting friends "playdates," but I digress.)

Anyhoo, I purchased pizza and soda for my son and his friends as a treat, and then I cheated with a red Solo cup of the Pepsi.

I can handle it, I thought.  Man! That Pepsi tasted so good and ............

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