Monthly Archives: April 2012

11 Questions, 11 Answers, and 11 Awesome Blogs

I was so honored that last week one of my favorite bloggers Lindsey, who writes the blog A Design So Vast “tagged” me as one of  eleven people she wanted to answer a set of questions she came up with … Continue reading

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Walk In With What You’re Looking For

We are going out on a date Saturday night, the husband and I. We don’t go out very often but we got ourselves a sitter and an invitation. This time it will be in the spirit of community building. We’re … Continue reading

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The First Sip; Every Time

(photo via sweetsouthernnights)   “You can become blind by seeing each day as a similar one. Each day is a different one, each day brings a miracle of its own. It’s just a matter of paying attention to this miracle.” … Continue reading

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Nine Tips for a Great Weekend

Photo thanks to Bohemian Homes via A Well Traveled Woman   Wake up early and watch the sunrise.  If you are with someone, try to keep talking to a minimum. I promise this will get you off to a better … Continue reading

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How to Thrive As an Introvert

Cartoon via Out Came the Sun; originally by Eat Up Whats Good for You    Being an introvert or an extrovert is by necessity a self diagnosed thing, and in the “know thyself” category, I think it’s a fairly important one. … Continue reading

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Want to feel better? Create something.

One of the best feelings in the world is to create something. Human beings have an innate drive to create and when we do we feel a deep sense of satisfaction. But what I’m discovering now is that creating something … Continue reading

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A Brand New Day

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All Mamas Want the Same Thing

One of the ‘powerful beyond measure’ capacities we have as women is that we are able to give life. We can “make breath” as Ani DiFranco says. I believe with this ability comes, whether we have children or not, an … Continue reading

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Do It Like You Mean It

Happy Wednesday! Do you think that kid has a single thought outside of jumping in that puddle? That’s the key. Give wherever you find yourself, whomever you are talking to, whatever you are working on, 100% of your attention today. … Continue reading

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Evolution and the Joy of Change

Hello dear readers. This feels a little announcementish, it being in writing and all, but I thought it only right to let you know that something has been brewing. And while a part of me thinks “resist!” “stay the course!” … Continue reading

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