Archive | April, 2012

Knowing when to say when.

April 24, 2012

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“For every minute spent in organizing, an hour is earned.” ~ Unknown I can’t really believe I am actually here today. My many hats are starting to feel somewhat heavy on my head and the plates spinning, balls juggling are a teensy bit in danger of falling on my head.  The past 7 days have […]

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What a difference a year makes.

April 19, 2012

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“We need to give each other the space to grow, to be ourselves, to exercise our diversity. We need to give each other space so that we may both give and receive such beautiful things as ideas, openness, dignity, joy, healing, and inclusion.”~ Unknown Welcome, welcome! I am so so happy you are all here. […]

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Do you want to go to the moon?

April 18, 2012

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“Don’t tell me the sky’s the limit. There’s footprints on the moon.” ~Paul Brandt As the sun filtered through the trees and danced on our backs in the Saturday afternoon light, I could feel the soft blanket beneath my hands. Q, E and I sat outside blowing bubbles. The clear circles of light and air […]

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Karaoke Nightmare or Dream Come True?

April 16, 2012

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I think it’s safe now. I can write this post. I have been holding inside since December, yes December! And since this has been a pretty intense place to be as of late, even for me, I thought I might bring a little levity to our conversation…and while the story is silly the message as […]

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Expectations, Butterflies and Holland.

April 10, 2012

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“We must be willing to get rid of the life we’ve planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us.” ~ Joseph Campbell Yesterday as I knelt down on the carpet in the brightly colored room to once again replace E’s pretty gold shoes on her first day of school at the […]

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Risking Hope.

April 9, 2012

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“To love is to risk not being loved in return. To hope is to risk pain. To try is to risk failure, but risk must be taken because the greatest hazard in life is to risk nothing.” ~ Unknown Today is a big day in the Pruitt household as the minis are off to college!  […]

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Friday is “My Favorite Day.”

April 6, 2012

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Just a little something short and sweet for Friday.  I have needed to take some down time as of late as between work, preparing the minis for school on Monday, minis and the whole family getting sick, and fundraising, I have been tired, emotionally raw and a little overwhelmed. BUT, then today a wonderful Facebook […]

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Meet “Mynewfavoritedayweek’ly Inspiration:” She’s sweet as honey!

April 3, 2012

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Cover image courtesy of Blog.2modern.com “May you have enough happiness to make you sweet, enough trials to make you strong, enough sorrow to keep you human enough hope to make you happy.” ~ Unknown When I think about today’s guest, Bruna from “Bees with Honey,” this is what comes to mind when I see her […]

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