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There’s Strength in Numbers

Wrapping up what was a fulfilling, but tiring week, one thing keeps coming to mind,<p><b>“There’s Strength in Numbers”</b><p>I was able to spend some varied …

Belief in Believing Mirrors

Do you like hearing your own voice being played back to you? When I hear my voice on a video recording, or on my outgoing voice mail message, I …

Finding My People

Today as I was heading home, I had the great fortune of running into Ms. Mint. She is someone I have always liked and known for three years through …

It Could Certainly Be Worse

1. J’adore, Will & Grace. They are amusing to me in every way, with the fine combo of clever lines and physical comedy. Thank goodness it’s on every …

Thirty going on Thirteen

I am not surprised to hear full grown women admit to only feeling like they are still twelve years old. Living for years outside of our parents’ …

Three at Three

I ate three croissants the other day. Three croissants in the span of one hour, at around 3pm without even realizing it. This is what …

No Middle Ground between Oreos and Working Out

I like yoga. I really do! I enjoy a good stretch, getting my oooooommmmm on, and even the trembling of a dormant arm muscle now and then. I’ve also …

Why I’m Not Sweating My Late-r Thirties

Over the weekend I was so so so excited to buy my first real overnight serum. I felt so sophisticated. So mature. So adult. You’d think I was getting …

My Favorite Kind of Date

Quite possibly the best moments I have had getting to know another person are the times we’ve spent while walking and talking. Of all the memories I …

Little Miss Pouty Pants

This weekend I don’t care to look at the bright side. I don’t want to hear how someone needs it more than me, how it’s not my ‘time’ yet, or that …

Life Gives You Lemonade When You Don’t Know What You’re Doing

A few years ago, I met a family whose newly turned two year old son was going to start his term in my classroom. “Milby,” dad calmly informed me, “is …

Working on Work

When the career coaching is over, the skills seminars have packed up, and you’ve returned the success planning books to the library, what is left? …

Economy and Grace

I don’t want much more in life. Really, I don’t. I was recently asked how I would rate my life satisfaction on a scale from 1-10, and I said without …

Not Havin’ It

If you are married or have been in a committed relationship for quite some time, I beg you to back me here: Sometimes, he’s just not having it, is …

(Design) Feast Day!

A feature – A Real One!<p>I always enjoy reading features and interviews on interesting creatives. I like to hear about their motivation, their …

The Big Blow Off

I should stop blowing myself off. It’s tiresome. Putting aside things thinking that time is on my side and that any plans I have can afford to wait …

I Love My Ass

Yes. You read that right. I love my ass.<p>I love how it keeps my hip joint stabilized, allows me to stand up and to walk around. My ass provides my …

Her

<i>Note: This post was written and posted 6/6/2012. I thought of it yesterday while shopping downtown with my sister, both of us doing double takes at</i> …

Stewing

The majority of my days between Thanksgiving and the second week of December were spent stewing. I wish I could say I was productively thinking, but …

Cookies Make Me Happy

From the time I started eating solids as a baby up until the summer of 2013, I am certain my body composition had been at least 50% baked goods, …

Bold. Brilliant. Beautiful… Me?

Several weeks ago I decided to answer a call to action of sorts. This is a big deal. A huge deal. A commitment to myself to be “Bold. Brilliant. …

In Case You’d Forgotten

Because you are my friend. Because I love and care about you, I want to tell you during this confusing and frustrating time:<p><b>We are in this …