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The Summer of Giving Up

I had to.

A while back, I reached out to an old weight loss warrior friend with whom I hadn’t talked to in over two years. 1,117 more words

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Being Fat is Not Fun - A response to I'mperfect Life's My Weight (and size) Matters

I have been blessed with meeting some pretty amazing people over the course of the last five years.  Some have come and gone, some remain at the sidelines and others have been woven into the tapestry of my life in a way that may not need daily interaction, but they feel like home and can be visited when we need to feel that connection. 836 more words

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Sometimes knowing what we don't want is enough

In the summer of 2013, I was given an opportunity.  Much like many once in a lifetime moments, it can be very easy to get carried away with the excitement of the possibilities ahead. 1,183 more words

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G - Go to it

“Go to it… Ask not what the world needs, ask what makes you come alive and go to it, because the worlds needs more people who have come alive.” 275 more words

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Beckon the Lovely

As I continue my 7-part series on Amy Krouse Rosenthal’s 7 Notes on Life, I don’t think number 2 could have come at a better day or time. 958 more words

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Always Trust the Magic

I had the fortunate opportunity to have an impromptu dinner at a good friend’s house tonight. Her thoughts as to why I wanted to come by were way off base – my reasoning was simple – to see her and catch up. 901 more words

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And I will try to fix you

I really don’t care if you hate Coldplay – I could listen to these lyrics on repeat, all day long, for several days or weeks on end, and then start again. 505 more words

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