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Perfect Moment Monday: Light of Mine

December 29, 2013

I once said, With awareness, one could have a perfect moment shackled in a dungeon sitting in one’s own excrement; without it, blessings galore cannot compensate. I still believe that. Despite winning the parental jackpot, despite being blessed with amazing sisters who make me laugh and give good counsel, despite being healthy and sheltered and […]

Worlds collide

December 22, 2012

I thought something was up several weeks ago when my husband, Roger, said to me, “I want you to do something to make you feel good about yourself. Why don’t you make a list of all of your friends?” So I did and I showed it to him. See? I have friends in the computer […]

Perfect Moment Monday: Hoe down

October 28, 2012

We moved from the east coast to Colorado between my 3rd and 4th grade years. Of my early school life in New Jersey, I remember just a few things: that our principal’s name was Mr. Schank (but he was really nice in spite of his unfortunate moniker). that all the other kids went to either […]

Perfect Moment Monday: Core issue

April 22, 2012

Core! That’s what my yoga teacher focuses on in class Tuesdays and Thursdays. She’s come up with all sorts of core-building poses and movements to torture us strengthen the structures of our torsos. I rarely seek out additional opportunities to work my core. But one came up this month. One night, Tessa, Reed and I […]

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