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Versatility

Versatile–I’ve been nominated by mommyverbs for the Versatile Blogger Award. If you haven’t taken my advice yet to check out her blog, you’re dead to me. Not only do you not know what you’re missing, but you clearly don’t trust … Continue reading

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Garden State of Mind

Without fail, no matter how many years it’s been since I’ve lived here (22 years, but who’s counting?), every time I find myself sitting in traffic on Route 17 in Bergen County, NJ, my entire body sighs, and thinks: “Home.” … Continue reading

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“Your outlook on life is a direct reflection of how much you like yourself”–Unknown

Go ahead, read that quote again and let it sink in. I’ll wait. It’s a good one, huh? I’d love to say I’m a good enough writer to have made that one up, but it’s from the lululemon manifesto. Honestly, … Continue reading

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Very Inspiring Blogger Award

“We are lonesome animals. We spend all our life trying to be less lonesome. One of our ancient methods is to tell a story begging the listener to say — and to feel — “Yes, that’s the way it is, … Continue reading

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Fun. Some Nights at least.

Several of my friends recently noted that I was their “fun” friend. The go-to friend to plan outings to have a good time. Thanks, I said. But then it got me thinking–what was it about me that was “fun?” I … Continue reading

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Not a Golden Globe, But a Liebster!

Huge THANKS to mommyverbs for nominating my blog for the Liebster Award!! I feel a great connection with mommyverbs—she’s witty and funny and wise. Through words posted on the interwebs, I feel a quiet calmness and strength about her that … Continue reading

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Blog of the Year 2012! Woot!!

Once upon a time, in a world without mortgages, ballet recitals, budget cuts at work, or a slowing metabolism, there lived a young girl who dreamed of changing the world through her writing. Anything was possible. She even thought it … Continue reading

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#26ActsOfKindness

A friend and I had been talking lately about how we want to get our kids involved in more meaningful, hands-on volunteering activities. Sure, we donate money to causes throughout the year. That is surely important, and we will continue … Continue reading

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One Lovely Blog Award Nomination!

I am so humbled and grateful to be nominated for a One Lovely Blog Award by the witty, authentic and prolific blogger You’re Just a Dumb Ass–thank you so much!!! It is amazing to be part of such a supportive community. … Continue reading

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Grace Does Not Live Here Today

I have decided I am OK with not having any grace today. I hate people. I hate rude people. I hate pompous assholes who think they’re better than you. I hate incompetent people who don’t have two brain cells to … Continue reading

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