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Trying something new…say it with me – Zumba!

February 7, 2012


When you are laboring for others let it be with the same zeal as if it were for yourself.  ~Confucius As part of the “12 Month Me-Moon Challenge,“ month one, January,  was my attempt at taking on the dance phenomenon Zumba! As you might expect it was a mixture of hilarity and fun (laced with […]

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11 Questions and one for you.

February 5, 2012


“Friends are helpful not only because they will listen to us, but because they will laugh at us; Through them we learn a little objectivity, a little modesty, a little courtesy; We learn the rules of life and become better players of the game” ~ Will Durant A couple of days ago, I was feeling […]

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Can you be burned out and still be inspired?

February 1, 2012


This is what I am asking myself right now?  Recently, I have been pushing hard, burning the candle at both ends and in the middle and I am tired.  Or maybe it’s burned out.  As I headed  around the blogosphere the past few days to visit other bloggers who I enjoy reading, many of their […]

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“The Shining,” Presents and the Leopards. Rules for Dressing Twins.

January 31, 2012


“There are two to kiss, and two to hug and two to love with all my heart.” ~ Unknown People always ask me if the minis have a special twin connection and the answer is yes.  Today though, we will keep it light and lovely and I will focus on just one thing that’s fun […]

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Building community spirits one dress at a time: “Mynewfavoriteweek’ly Inspiration.”

January 23, 2012


“Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.” ~  Leo F. Buscaglia I am so proud and excited to introduce you our interviewee this week as […]

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Where do the chronicles of “Klonopin” and “Unconventional Wisdom” meet? On “Mynewfavoriteweek’ly Inspiration!”

January 16, 2012


“Laugh as much as you breathe and love as long as you live.” ~ Unknown As I go to write this post, the thing that comes across the most about these 2 very funny, insightful and yet vulnerable people is that they have a gift.  Both Mina and Tom vacillate between being brilliantly and wickedly […]

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A Reminder of Why to be Grateful.

January 12, 2012


There are so many things to be grateful for…and as I sit here with KSP and E sleeping soundly next to me, and Q in my lap, the reminder is even stronger. NO matter what chaos may be swirling around, take a moment today to be grateful for one or more of these things and […]

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Goose in a Bottle?

January 10, 2012


“Silent gratitude isn’t much use to anyone.” Gladys Browyn It’s been a lovely few days for some reason I can’t quite pinpoint, but perhaps it’s because I feel like I am growing. I often joke with E’s therapists how she tends to plateau and then all of a sudden she will do 3 new things […]

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“Mynewfavoriteweek’ly Inspiration”: An Interview with Katherine Stone of “Postpartum Progress”

January 8, 2012


“Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds that you plant.” ~ Robert Louis Stevenson I could not have come up with a better quote to introduce you to our guest for this week’s “Mynewfavoriteweek’ly Inspiration” interview.  The ever-amazing Katherine Stone.  She plants so many seeds for so many, that […]

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Simple smiles show the world we carry within.

December 26, 2011


“Think of the world you carry within you.” ~Rainer Maria Rilke Amidst what has been nonstop craziness over the past 3 days, I still stop frequently to capture simple moments with the minis.  Little things like a stroller ride, a bout of giggles or Q rocking his new hat are all special.  Simple but special.  […]

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