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Turning Forty-licious

Yep. I am now forty-licious. “Forty-licious” is my word of the year. For my big 4-0, I thought I would share 40 of my deranged thoughts with you. 1. Do not tell me that 40 is the new 30. 40 is 40. Besides, when I was 30, I was kicking off a 6 year lactating […]

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Naked On Healey Street

Everything in life is a balance. Motherhood is no exception.  Balancing my need to provide guidance, structure and love to my children while maintaining all the things that make me me, has been a balancing act.  When I am harping on homework, bedtimes, and OMGBRUSHYOURTEETHALREADY, I still want to have a dance party in the […]

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Pink and Gray With HUGE Jewelry…An Ode To Mrs. Jordan

*Running this oldie but goodie for Teacher Appreciation week. Mrs. Jordan inspired me. Who was the “Mrs. Jordan” in your life?  My fifth grade teacher changed the trajectory of my life with one small sentence- “You should run for student council, people like you.” Her name was Mrs. Jordan, and I adored her.  She was […]

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My Friends Who Live In The Computer

Whenever I reference one of my online friends, unnamed loved ones often ask, “You mean your friends that live in your computer?” Why, yes. Yes, I do mean those friends.  When I started blogging, I had no idea that I would really and truly become friends with women I had never had gin and tonic […]

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Meet Team Haiti

“Team Haiti” is home safe and sound.  The She Said Project started with a simple premise: everyone has a story. Last week, these women not only listened to the stories of Haitian women, they also added a chapter to their own stories. Today, the 12 women who shared this trip will go back to their […]

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That Time I Stepped Into My Computer Screen

There were book signings… “I would love to sign your book…as soon as I shovel this into my face.” There were the roommates… I roomed and color coordinated with Kelley from Kelley’s Break Room and Jen from People I Want To Punch In The Throat.  (Jen was also our fearless leader in I Just Want […]

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