Ms. Madigan, Tear Down This Wall!

I’ve had a very specific pattern to my life for the past 22 years.  I’ll have like one day of calm and then 29 days of slowly escalating disaster.  It’s like that tick tick ticking of a roller coaster as it is going up to the top before it drops.  And every so often I

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Madge's Useful Gift Guide for Wayward Grads

  It’s that time of year again… graduation time!  And as I am always striving to be oh-so-helpful, I have compiled a list of nifty gift ideas for the recent grad.  The ceremony has probably already happened but there are still a shitload of grad parties to attend and you don’t want to go empty

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Sneak Peek at Book Cover Meets Motivational Madge

You want a sneak peek at my book cover? So here it is…  I just get all tittery (pun intended) when I see this.  I’m like all giggly excited.  It looks like a real book now, doesn’t it? (there is no actual green frame on the cover, that’s just a function of this blog wanting

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Single Mom Success Without Being on the Pole

All right, I never do contests but I’m determined to win this one, because as Kanye said, “Madge is the best single mom of all time… all time!” (drops mic) What does winning this contest mean?  Nothing really.  But it will pimp my blog out and more people will see it and hopefully I will

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