Tag Archives: Life

Love sees what is most true.

April 25, 2013

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“Love is not blind. Love sees what is most true.” ~ Vanna Bonta As I sit here 26 weeks pregnant today and approach each day with caution,  I can feel my love for our new baby girl grow exponentially.  I wait anxiously for the smallest movements, rolls, kicks and pokes. I count each day and each week backwards from […]

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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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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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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 Grace of Angels…

October 9, 2012

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“You find peace not by rearranging the circumstances of your life, but by realizing who you are at the deepest level.” ~ Eckhart Tolle Today, I sat on this beach…the wind was warm as the sun shone down on my face with just a trace of the cool fall air hinting at what’s to come. […]

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“Life” is a team effort.

August 16, 2012

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“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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Can you hear the music? Wanna Dance?

August 10, 2012

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“Those that danced were thought mad by those who could not hear the music.” ~ George Carlin I often write about my little E and her successes and achievements.  Moments of brilliant sunshine filling our lives and yet each day my little Q spreads sunshine around us so that we might more easily bask in […]

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The air of possibility…

August 2, 2012

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“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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