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the corner

This past weekend I was able to spend some time with my girl.  She apparently missed me too & decided to stay with me in the hotel Saturday night.  She has only been gone since mid August but she has changed.  She is responsible for herself now, being off at college and it is pretty… Continue reading the corner

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My girl

She is everything She is amazing Sassy & witty Sensitive & emotional Full of confidence Full of fear masked in indifference On the cusp of going out on her own Excited for the future yet hesitant to leave the familiar Smart, so much smarter than she is even aware of The softest heart hidden behind… Continue reading My girl

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Note to self

As the weather turns nicer & you bask in the ability to put your capri yoga pants back on please take note of the following: You haven’t worked out since November Random squats, an occasional plank, 50 high knees & some plié squats does not a work out make. Especially when they are not done… Continue reading Note to self

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1 step forward…..2 steps back

I have decided to embrace the saying ‘1 step forward, 2 steps back’. Hang with me for a second. Normally, I would equate that phrase as a negative. The attempt to ‘move forward’ but inevitably feeling defeated, realizing or deciding that I really am moving backwards. I am making a shift in my thinking. Perusing… Continue reading 1 step forward…..2 steps back

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Identity crisis

So the older we get, the more we learn, the more we search, the more we examine the difference between the things we always believed to be true and those things that we personally decide are true.  The ability to identify does not eliminate the belief, it just hopefully gives you the tools to deal… Continue reading Identity crisis

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Resistance is futile…

Trying to determine when this is true can be more difficult to determine than one might think. Should you be a ‘sheep’ and just follow blindly?  Probably not.. Should you surrender to things that you can’t control?  Probably Is it easy to clearly see the difference?  Not always The specific running through my mind this… Continue reading Resistance is futile…

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Facebook is a daily test for me

  Q:  Am I going to roll my eyes at someone’s status today? A:  of course I am Q:  Am I going to be envious? A:  sure thing Q:  Am I going to ask myself why people like their own status updates, every time they post one? A:  uh huh Q:  Am I going to… Continue reading Facebook is a daily test for me