Archive | November, 2011

Coffee is on…Welcome to ‘mynewfavoriteday’

November 17, 2011

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“A smile is the universal welcome.” ~ Max Eastman Waves and smiles to all of you that may be joining us from my new Yahoo! blog! Yay!  So happy you are here and thanks for popping by. Feel free to put your feet up, grab a cup of coffee or glass of wine depending on […]

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We all belong to someone, who do you belong to?

November 16, 2011

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“One of the hardest things in life is having words in your heart that you can’t utter.” ~ James Earl Jones It has been a wonderful, scary and emotional break through week here on ‘myenwfavoriteday. (and it’s only Wednesday night!)’ On Monday, as I watched the Jerry Sandusky interview with Bob Costas, words flowed onto […]

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The Penn State Trigger: Vulnerabiltiy and Validation.

November 14, 2011

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“When we were children, we used to think that when we were grown-up we would no longer be vulnerable. But to grow up is to accept vulnerability… To be alive is to be vulnerable.” ~ Madeline L’Engle Oh how true this is.  Vulnerability doesn’t go away with age, but rather it seems to only grow […]

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A sign for the door to your heart…knock, knock.

November 13, 2011

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“We tend to forget that happiness doesn’t come as a result of getting something we don’t have, but rather of recognizing and appreciating what we do have.” ~ Frederick Keonig Not a long wordy post today (pause for shock and awe), as I am a bit tired, as a matter of fact, I was just […]

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One of “Mynewfavoriteweek’ly Inspirations” is “Dumpster Diving,” Find out why.

November 12, 2011

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“You’ve done it before and you can do it now. See the positive possibilities. Redirect the substantial energy of your frustration and turn it into positive, effective, unstoppable determination.” ~ Swedish Proverb Determination, this is the word that strikes me when I think about the incredible person I am about to share with you.  As […]

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It’s my party…a how-to planning tutorial with expert Brian Worley.

November 9, 2011

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“Blessed is the season which engages the whole world in a conspiracy of love.” ~ Hamilton Wright Mabie Since I cheated last week and did my post about “The Window to my Soul,” and not a ” ‘Mynewfavoriteweek’ly Inspiration” post, so this week you will be quite lucky and meet 2 people who I admire […]

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Hope Does Indeed Float.

November 8, 2011

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“Hope is the most exciting thing in life and if you honestly believe that love is out there, it will come. And even if it doesn’t come straight away there is still that chance all through your life that it will.” ~ Josh Hartnett So I might modify this quote a bit, in that I […]

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A last minute post for a ‘newfavoriteday.’ Who doesn’t want to poop rainbows?

November 7, 2011

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~“When you are grateful fear disappears and abundance appears” ~ Anthony Robbins   So, I was going to not post today and prepare a post for tomorrow when I will not only share the songs everyone contributed but something very special to me that happened with those songs and Garth Brooks over the weekend.  Instead, […]

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A peek into the window to my soul.

November 5, 2011

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“Some people wear their smile like a disguise. Those people who smile a lot, watch their eyes. I know ’cause I’m like that a lot. You think everything’s ok, and it is . . . ’till it’s not.” ~ Ani Difranco I know there has been much jubilation in the past 2 weeks as little […]

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Your suggestions? A new playlist for a ‘newfavoriteweek.’

November 4, 2011

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“Music speaks what cannot be expressed, soothes the mind and gives it rest, heals the heart and makes it whole, flows from heaven to the soul.” ~ Unknown It’s the second installment of the ‘mynewfavoriteweek’ playlist!  As promised the last one was so successful that we vowed to do it again twice a month.  So […]

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