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One More Mini to Love….it’s a new “newfavoriteday.”

March 6, 2013

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“A new baby is the beginning of all things-wonder, hope, a dream of possibilities.” ~ Eda J. Le Shan Yes, you are reading this right.  The Pruitt clan is expanding.  It’s been quiet around this blog, mostly as this quote isn’t entirely representative of where my mental state started when I found out I was […]

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Love…Infinity X Infinity.

February 11, 2013

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“A mother’s love for her child is like nothing else in the world. It knows no law, no pity, it dares all things and crushes down remorselessly all that stands in its path.” — Agatha Christie If you are a “Revenge” fan like me, then you will have been excited about the return of a […]

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Red Light, Green Light and the joys of Yellow Light.

February 5, 2013

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“Slow down and enjoy life. It’s not only the scenery you miss by going to fast – you also miss the sense of where you are going and why.” ~ Eddie Cantor “Red Light, STOP!” “Green Light, run run run!” Fits of giggles and laughter from little Q filled the air.  It was a simple day. […]

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A look back and forward at ‘Mynewfavoriteyear’ through Music (second annual)

January 10, 2013

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“The great thing in the world is not so much where we stand, as in what direction we are moving.” ~ Oliver Wendall Holmes Happy New Year!  As you may have noticed, I took a bit of a break.  With the holidays, it seemed like a good time to take some down time and pay […]

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You had me at “Revenge,” ‘Mynewfavorite’ gifts for the holidays!

December 4, 2012

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“Christmas is not a time nor a season, but a state of mind. To cherish peace and goodwill, to be plenteous in mercy, is to have the real spirit of Christmas.” – Calvin Coolidge It’s been a heck of a few months as you all know. One up and down after another, a rollercoaster of […]

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Thankful: every moment can be something.

November 21, 2012

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“Do not wait for life. Do not long for it. Be aware, always and at every moment, that the miracle is in the here and now.” Marcel Proust Click, click. The snaps of Q’s harness clicked into place as my fingers fumbled on his high chair this morning. My eyes brimmed with tears. Beyond the […]

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The gift of Second Chances

November 7, 2012

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We all have big changes in our lives which are more or less second chances. ~ Harrison Ford Everything in life changes. Everything can change. We know that those changes can sometimes bring good things and sometimes they can bring unimaginable pain. Good or bad, these changes can also bring second chances, chances that we […]

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The Wondertwins turn 3!

October 18, 2012

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“Of course if you like your kids, if you love them from the moment they begin, you yourself begin all over again, in them, with them, and so there is something more to the world again.” ~ William Saroyan Today is a very special day.  As they do every year on October 18, our precious […]

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An “Angel” among us…

October 4, 2012

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“When angels visit us, we do not hear the rustle of wings, nor feel the feathery touch of the breast of a dove; but we know their presence by the love they create in our hearts.” ~ Unknown Since the day my precious minis were born nearly 3 years ago, I have called them my […]

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Lost and Found on Hallowed Ground.

September 11, 2012

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“The more you lose yourself in something bigger than yourself, the more energy you will have.” ~ Norman Victor Peale As I watch the lone police man walking through the deserted streets under the too bright halogen lights, I feel a sense of wonder. My hotel room overlooks the World Trade Center Memorial and reconstruction. […]

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