Finding the Finish Line

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I had dinner with my sister a few weeks ago and in talking about life (big and small things), I said out loud what I obviously knew inside, but never dared to say to someone else…I LOVE starting projects! However, I have difficulty bringing them across the finish line in any capacity. I truly think […]

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Straight Out of the Gate

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Have you noticed that the posts are not as frequent as they were at the start of the year?  I am afraid I have fallen prey to the infamous resolution.  I always say that I won’t make a resolution because it is too easy to break – especially in the first quarter.  Nevertheless, I get […]

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I Marie Kondo’d My Bathroom

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Where have I been? Ridding my bathroom of old towels, linens and lotions that I never even liked, much less sparked joy. I will admit there are a few odds and ends that I can hopefully get through this weekend, but otherwise, it does spark joy to go in and out of my bathroom now. […]

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An Entertaining Life

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Can anyone believe it is already February?  I know I cannot.  The last couple of weeks have been filled with art, learning and entertainment.  I am almost through my second MasterClass (this one with Jodie Foster).  I’ve watched more movies than I have in quite some time.  I have dove into binge-watching highly entertaining television […]

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MasterClass Inspiration

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I finished my first MasterClass with photographer, Annie Leibovitz today.  I had no idea what to expect in a “Master Class”, so I had no expectations beyond the money I spent for the annual subscription to the site.  She is a woman that I think has lived many lives and this dove only into the […]

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Naps & Netflix

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Half way through January and while I am not completely without proof that this 365 journey is not just another unrealized resolution, I certainly don’t have a lot to show for my time.  I am counting calories and working out, but neither with absolute dedication enough to make any difference…yet.  I’m about 75 pages into […]

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Spark Joy

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So…in my first week of this marathon, what I’ve realized is that quality is more important than quantity. Am I right? I’m hoping this is not a copout but rather a realization that while you can find beauty in each passing day, expressing it out loud is not necessarily needed or wanted. I felt a […]

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Love, Joy and Peace

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I Attract Love, Joy and Peace…that was my meditation mantra this evening.  It is a nice thought (especially early in my 365 journey), but not so sure that it applies to me at this moment. Nevertheless, I prevail.  Day 2 and my light was not dimmed today (maybe would have been a better mantra).  I […]

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10…9…8…

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In the final hours of 2018, it was amazing how wide awake I was considering the amount of sleep I have required during my staycation this past week.  Maybe it was because a new year was approaching and I like the feeling of hope that it can bring.  It is like it can magically make […]

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Too soon for the holidays? NEVER!

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On this the eve of another National Stationery Show (yay!), I’ve thrown another hail Mary and submitted a few designs on Minted.com’s “Making Spirits Bright Holiday Card Challenge.”  I have again, borrowed elements of past PBP holiday cards for my submissions.  I hope you enjoy the selections and vote today! sugar + spice | thankful […]

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