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Melissa Veselovsky
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An irreverant but honest view of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and life.
An irreverant but honest view of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and life.

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Why Women Should Train With Other Women (It's not men that make them nervous)
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is a male-dominated sport. It is growing in popularity for women but
most academies have more males than females training. Being one of these many females, I learned to
fight with the big guys. I was never
afraid. I gladly launched my fi...
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IKEA - Not even once.
"My name is Melissa and I went to IKEA.” “Hello, Melissa.” At first I didn’t want to do it. I had walked through its
fog once before and it had made my eyes twitch. I vowed to stay away. But time
passed and my memory faded. I thought maybe it would be diffe...
IKEA - Not even once.
IKEA - Not even once.
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The truth about Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
It is not for the
weak. It is not karate,
tae kwan do, or hot yoga.   There is no
choreography or fake fighting during training.   Everyone does not get a medal
and there are no twelve-year old black belts.   You are very literally being challenged physical...
The truth about Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
The truth about Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
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My life as a warden for the criminally insane
While ankle deep in sewage spilling out of my children’s
bathroom and down the hallway into the living room one of them asked me to make
her a glass of chocolate milk. One night when my husband was out of town I put my oldest
daughter down on a mattress nex...
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Misguided Facebook Quotes: "...give your children permission to be human."
This quote has made the rounds and at last count received
2,221 likes: “ So often children
are punished for being human. Children
are not allowed to have grumpy moods, bad days, disrespectful tones, or bad
attitudes, yet we adults have them all the time! We...
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Selective Hearing
After a fun afternoon in a community pool I happily sang
out to my six year old, “Ok, time to go. Please pick up the swim noodle and get out of the pool.” There was no response although I was staring directly at
her. I then called out her name so there woul...
Selective Hearing
Selective Hearing
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Why Don't My Kids Hear Me?
After a fun afternoon in a community pool I happily sang
out to my six year old, “Ok, time to go. Please pick up the swim noodle and get out of the pool.” There was no response although I was staring directly at
her. I then called out her name so there woul...
Why Don't My Kids Hear Me?
Why Don't My Kids Hear Me?
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To Women on Father's Day
There really are good men in the world. Men that are respectful and kind; men that have integrity and compassion. I know because I am married to one. He didn’t just appear. He wasn’t the object of a wish on a star. He didn’t fall out of the sky or pop out...
To Women on Father's Day
To Women on Father's Day
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Teach your little girls to fight and to love.
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Real News of the Day from Fox News: Dog poops on plane and forces emergency landing
The headline read, "Dog poops on plane and forces emergency landing". What? I read it again. "Dog poops on flight and forces emergency landing" OK.  Um.  Why is this news? And why am I clicking on it to read more? I would have loved to be a fly on the wall ...
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