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The snow has stopped and sun shines again.

October 19, 2011


“What is important in life is life, and not the result of life.” ~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe As you may be able to tell from some of my recent posts, I feel like perhaps I am healing, little bits at a time.  Like any major or traumatic life experience, time is by far the […]

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Take your moment of rest, you deserve it!

October 12, 2011


“It is not good for all our wishes to be filled; through sickness we recognize the value of health; through evil, the value of good; through hunger, the value of food; through exertion, the value of rest.” ~ Dorothy  Canfield Fisher While I am not quite having a “Calgon take me away moment” ( I […]

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Not even my Louboutins could save me from “the Puppet Breakup” Incident.

October 4, 2011


“To get up each morning with the resolve to be happy… is to set our own conditions to the events of each day. To do this is to condition circumstances instead of being conditioned by them.~ Ralph Waldo Trine With the seriousness of the previous posts, except for the Halloween posts (although for some that […]

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Thoughts on 3 easy steps to making each day ‘ournewfavoriteday.’

October 3, 2011

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“People often say that this or that person has not yet found himself. ~ But the self is not something one finds, it is something one creates.” ~ Thomas S. Szasz As I continue to look for the positive and inspiration in moments of each day, I often find that some days are easier than […]

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Welcome to ‘mynewfavoriteday’

October 2, 2011


I would like to welcome everyone visiting from my post on the SPDN (Sensory Processing Disorder Network). I am so excited that you are here! For those that haven’t been here before, ‘mynewfavoriteday’ is a place where I share our story and the good and challenging experiences that we have as parents who have twins, […]

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How do you know if you are on track with what you think is your purpose?

September 27, 2011


“The way you get meaning into your life is to devote yourself to loving others, devote yourself to your community around you, and devote yourself to creating something that gives you purpose and meaning.” ~ Mitch Albom Last night KSP and I had the incredible honor of being the Ambassador Family at an amazing March […]

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So fun, thank you, thank you, thank you! And the winner is…

September 26, 2011


“I’ve learned that every day you should reach out and touch someone. People love a warm hug, or just a friendly pat on the back.” ~ Maya Angelou Let me start this off to say, thank you, for  I know how lucky I am.  This started off as a silly little Halloween contest to help […]

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E makes Magic Friday, Pure Magic. Go on put what you want out there, it can’t hurt.

September 23, 2011


In true form of putting something into the universe, Magic Friday on ‘mynewfavoriteday’ indeed became magical when Miss E decided she would be perfectly happy to have mommy hold her hands (huge) while she stood about a foot away from me supporting her own body weight. Just standing, standing and more standing. And, if that […]

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Childhood nostalgia….what can bring you magic for your Friday and weekend?

September 23, 2011


Only those who look with the eyes of children can lose themselves in the object of their wonder ~ Eberhard Arnold With all this talk of Halloween costumes, I am feeling nostalgic and a bit childlike.  I decided to dig up a Halloween photo of myself as a child.  Since Halloween wasn’t our thing as a […]

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What to be for Halloween? You spoke….It’s a vote!

September 22, 2011


“A child’s spirit is like a child, you can never catch it by running after it; you must stand still, and, for love, it will soon itself come back.” ~ Arthur Miller Ok, so I have to start by saying how much fun I had yesterday getting everyone’s suggestions about what we and the minis […]

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