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...but if you try sometime you find you get what you need

This is a follow up from a post made in May 17: You can't always get what you want.

Hopefully you got the reference to the lyrics of Rolling Stones. I am not a big fan but interestingly enough this song was stuck in my mind back in May like what Germans call a Ohrwurm (earworm).

Its almost 6 months since I left my job at Facebook to pursue more time with friends, family and doing things I love outside work.

During this time we moved to Zurich, rented an apartment, moved in, went on a climbing vacation, spent more time with mine and Mark's family than ever and in general had a much calmer day to day life than previously.

I was very surprised to learn after our climbing vacation that I was pregnant. And now, a few weeks down the road and out of first trimester insecurities, I am super happy to share that Mark and I are expecting a baby, due to join our climbing group in May.

It does seem that even though you can't always get what you want, and most definitely not when you wa…

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