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Before and After -- And You Know... The Middle 1
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Before and After — And You Know… The Middle

Remember the movie Pretty Woman? You know, the one from about 30 years ago (gulp, yes, it was that long ago) where Julia Robert’s character is rescued and transformed from being a paid escort to being a valued and treasured…

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Self-Care Means “Don’t Compare” 2
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Self-Care Means “Don’t Compare”

Theodore Roosevelt said: “Comparison is the thief of joy.” And boy-howdy is it! Honestly, I don’t know if it’s perimenopause or turning 51 this Thursday (November 14th) or what, but there’s a WHOLE LOT of comparing going on in my…

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Self-Care: What it REALLY Is 3
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Self-Care: What it REALLY Is

My theme at our Italian Retreat 2 weeks ago was “Self-Care”. When you get inspired to create something, you get called to live it in your own life. Alignment.Integrity.Trust.Leadership.Service. If you want to have any or all of those elements…

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Lessons from an Emergency Landing 4
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Lessons from an Emergency Landing

https://youtu.be/ggol_NuhSqE The video version of this story What’s been tapping on you…On your shoulderYour soulYour mind… About your health Your homeOr your habits?That thing that you keep waiting for more timeOr less holidays to finally take the plungeTo actually take…

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I would have loved to have you in my life

I would have loved to have you in my life But you didn’t love me for who I was So I was sad and thought there was something to fix in me I sought acceptance and approval from other peopleIn…

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30 Years to Life: Lessons & Tales from A Crazy Marriage 6
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30 Years to Life: Lessons & Tales from A Crazy Marriage

Life is never boring. Not for us, anyway…Because today, August 6th, Rock and I are married 30 years.We’ve had times when we didn’t know HOW we were going to carry onAnd we’ve had times when we didn’t know IF we…

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20 years and $200K

Friends, What a wild time in our culture… there is so much information out there that it can honestly make your head spin.But it wasn’t always that way…I remember when I was going through a Hashimoto’s misdiagnosis and finally a…

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First Things First 8
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First Things First

Sometimes we forget to put first things first.Or maybe that’s just me…I know times when I’ve put a phone call with a friend, ahead of my child who wanted to tell me about a book he just read.I’ve stayed longer…

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This is Your Time

Have you ever felt like life was one long trek uphill in the dark with the wind against your body, forcing you to retreat?And have you ever felt those times when it’s like you’re going downhill in the sun, with…

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Losing Weight with Hashimoto's 10
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Losing Weight with Hashimoto’s

Let’s be honest: It’s no fun having a few extra pounds on your body under normal circumstances. The bra feels a little tighterThe sleeves feel a little snuggerThe pants don’t have quite the same giveAnd they ride up uncomfortably into…

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