Tag Archives: Prematurity

“It starts with why:” a decision of the heart

October 16, 2014


Once you make a decision, the universe conspires to make it happen. Ralph Waldo Emerson Decisions are not made with our minds they are made with our hearts. As a business person one of my favorite leadership theorists is Simon Sinek. He wrote a book, and more importantly did a TED talk about his book, […]

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A peek into the window to my soul.

November 5, 2011


“Some people wear their smile like a disguise. Those people who smile a lot, watch their eyes. I know ’cause I’m like that a lot. You think everything’s ok, and it is . . . ’till it’s not.” ~ Ani Difranco I know there has been much jubilation in the past 2 weeks as little […]

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A special day…the wondertwins turn 2.

October 18, 2011


Intense love does not measure, it just gives.  ~ Mother Teresa There are so many ways in which I could take this post today as I feel like a cog in a wheel of emotions.  Every spoke leads down a different path. One of remembering exactly moment by moment of what happened on this day […]

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A “NICU 101 Guide for Parents and Families.” Please share if it can be valuable.

September 29, 2011


“If you will call your troubles experiences, and remember that every experience develops some latent force within you, you will grow vigorous and happy, however adverse your circumstances may seem to be.” ~ John Heywood The last 2 weeks have been remarkable in so many ways.  I suppose if I could summarize it all in […]

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It’s not just a cliche if you believe…believe it.

September 8, 2011


    It doesn’t have to be dramatic, it can be small or large. It’s really all about your context and being open to seeing that there may have been some raindrops but now there is a rainbow.  I saw a few rainbows this morning (not literal after all it is 95 degrees and it’s […]

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Not being the same as everyone else makes us special…that’s the point.

July 6, 2011


As I read the following quote, I felt the feeling you get as tears start to well up in your eyes and you know soon the computer screen will become a bit more fuzzy.  Perhaps it is because of the many plates I am currently trying to keep spinning without breaking them all at once, […]

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Remembering Everyday is a New Day…That’s The Easy Part, Keeping Perspective is Challenging.

June 16, 2011


  The irony of this picture is that I don’t totally subscribe to it because as I have said before I am a spiritual person; however, I do believe that we have choices and make them everyday and those are in your hands.  I had to remember that today as once again I had to […]

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Thank you for another week with MNFD….

June 3, 2011

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I just want to say thanks again for making helping to make this my new favorite week.  Your journey with me through “mynewfavoriteday’ means so much to me.  As I like to do on Fridays, I created a video recapping our week together… You may or may not hear from me in the next week […]

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The Process and Progress of “Letting Go”…

May 26, 2011


“There are things that we never want to let go of, people we never want to leave behind. But keep in mind that letting go isn’t the end of the world, it’s the beginning of a new life.” –Unknown Such an interesting theory, “Letting Go”.  The imagery can be of balloons floating off into the […]

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Letting go…even just a piece will lighten your heart.

May 25, 2011


On my mind today as influenced by my own thoughts and comments from others. I am drafting the post which will go up tomorrow, but for today, I wish you all a deep cleansing breath and the ability to exhale and let go of some bit of stuff that hangs heavy on your heart.  Let […]

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