Tag Archives: Health

“Life” is a team effort.

August 16, 2012


“If I have seen further than others, it is by standing upon the shoulders of giants.” ~ Isaac Newton Lately the word team has been all around me. Professionally, personally and sometimes a combination of the two.  Last week as I closed my laptop after my third 8-hour marathon Skype session in 3 days putting […]

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The “Tempo of Life” is “MyNewFavoriteWeek’ly” Inspiration.

August 15, 2012


“Fear less, hope more; Eat less, chew more; Whine less, breathe more; Talk less, say more; Love more, and all good things will be yours” ~ Unknown Sometimes in life you get know you were meant to come across another person and you know they will stick.  You don’t know why or how but in […]

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The air of possibility…

August 2, 2012


“We have more possibilities available in each moment than we realize.” ~  Thich Nhat Hanh Admittedly I had been in a funk.  I couldn’t shake the feeling of sadness, or maybe it was pressure, or maybe it was both, but either way it had been weighing heavy on my heart.  I can pinpoint the moment. […]

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Expectations, Butterflies and Holland.

April 10, 2012


“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


“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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Humility, Advocacy and “The Greatest Love.”

March 26, 2012


This post is a combination of emotions today. I am humbled to put myself in front of you.  I am advocating for a cause I believe in so strongly because I have lived it and I am sharing a piece of writing I submitted for a contest that captures both of these things and all […]

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“Just Enough” sugar for Life’s Lemonade.

March 15, 2012


“One should take children’s philosophy to heart.  They do not despise a bubble because it bursts.  They immediately set to work on another one.”  ~ Keynote As you know by now, while we as a family and myself personally move forward constantly “trying” to add more and more sugar to our proverbial lemons to make […]

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Help Amelia and Spread the Word.

January 16, 2012


There is no time for a quote, for this we must dive right in… Like Holly states in her post, http://www.notaperfectmomsblog.com/2012/01/help-amelia-spread-the-word/#comment-6625 I had not intended to post today, but when I saw this on Elastamom’s blog, I had to help spread the word and I immediately signed the petition. It’s a real life, happening now, […]

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Out on a Limb, An Intersection in Life.

January 5, 2012


“1) She doesn’t get eaten by the eel at this time. 2) WHAT!? 1) I’m explaining to you because you look nervous. 1)I’m not nervous. Well, maybe I was a bit…concerned but that’s not the same thing.” ~The Princess Bride Today, I am so excited and a bit “concerned’ (not nervous see above:)) as I […]

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The 12 month “me-moon” Challenge.

January 4, 2012


Seeing this quote got me thinking about a conversation that I recently had with my friend A regarding her recent business trip to New York.  Her walk through SOHO along the cobblestone streets with the chill in the air.  Her scarf pulled tightly around her neck to shield her from the foreign and exhilarating cold. […]

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