Monthly Archives: February 2009

five good things on a sunny friday morning

1. Rain, sun and incredible, fluffy, dancing clouds, all week long. 2. Lunch with a new friend. 3. Three old friends reaching out through their computers to find me. 4. Alex’s first JV Softball game (11-0, she pitched a no-hitter, … Continue reading

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armed and gracious

I wasn’t the only one who noticed. It takes a confident woman to go sleeveless. In the winter. In public. When one will be clapping. And waving. If you know what I mean. Huffington Post got to the story before … Continue reading

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DIY motivation

A few weeks ago Steve said something that has stayed with me. We were coming home from a somewhat silly pre-high school event and were not feeling as enthusiastic as we should about preparing our youngest child for college (sorry … Continue reading

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lesson learned

It’s a good idea (perhaps) to be sure you know how to cast off before you cast on. Not that you need to know everything, but knowing how to stop, if you need to, might be helpful. Otherwise, it’s just … Continue reading

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my magazine habit

Yes, I am a publication junkie. Not much thrills me like a new magazine, especially one with great design, unexpected content, pretty pictures and a little humor. One of our favorite family activities is to go to dinner, then spend … Continue reading

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a place of her own

A treehouse. Like this one. I see it every day on my morning walks. I wish it were mine. Or I wish I had built it for my girls (because by now it would really be mine, wine bar, cushy … Continue reading

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ipody and ihusbandy goodness

Last week I discovered that I had outgrown my iPod Shuffle. It’s full of music no one else wants to hear (at least not in multiple song selections)….and just a little too much Neil Diamond, Carole King and Fleetwood Mac. … Continue reading

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