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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”

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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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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First Things First 5
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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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You Are So Becoming

You have a vision.That vision inspires you.You build your dream team. And now what? You get to work, baby. You make listsAnd then, you make more. And then, you start assigning roles, doing researching, and ticking off the boxes. It…

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You Don't Have to be Mean to be Strong 8
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You Don’t Have to be Mean to be Strong

I remember reaching out to a mom whose kid was being mean and demeaning to my son at our new school. A couple of parents had witnessed the boy being cruel and had to stop him a couple of times,…

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What Parenting Teaches Us 9
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What Parenting Teaches Us

When we think of parent, we may think of words like:LeaderGuideGuardianProtectorAnd while all of those words may be true, one of the greatest words we can use to describe a parent is:StudentI don’t think I’ve ever learned more in my…

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Parenting in Love Instead of Fear 10
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Parenting in Love Instead of Fear

Parenting.There’s nothing that will tap your insecurities, fears, and neuroses quite like parenting will.If you’re just joining us for this series, be sure to check out last week’s blog where we talked about the one thing you’ll need to let…

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