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ADR Friday Loves 03.27.15

 
i’m loving…
… this powerful piece from a friend I admire.
… these sustainable party goods.
… this guy.
… this remembrance.
… these sneaks.
… this parenting piece.
… this NYC store.
… this Charleston store.
… these…

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Why We Judge Others

I’ve been thinking a lot about judgment and how it gets in the way of happiness. It’s my decidedly unscientific belief that the time spent making moral (good/bad) judgments about things outside ourselves detracts from our own sense of well-being…

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3 Quotes That Might Inspire You

Do you find these quotes to be inspiring? Which is your favorite and why?…

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Thoughts on Selfies, Happiness & Giving

Yesterday afternoon, I holed up in my study to catch up on some work. I’m enrolled in Marie Forleo’s B-School (incredible so far) and I watched the weekly video modules. My sister Ceara called and we talked for a while.…

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Posted in: DAILY GRIND, Health & Happiness, LOVE, Online & Onscreen, The Home Front, WRITING

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On Spring Break & the Bright Side

We are just back from a week away. The girls are on Spring Break from school and we split the time between my sister’s fabulous new home in Charleston and our family’s place an hour outside of Charleston. The girls…

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ADR Friday Loves 03.13.15

i’m loving…
  … this Before I Go.
… this Parm.
… this piece on Disney & grief.

… this piece on Authorpreneurship.
… this exercise in presence.
… these Dying Wishes.
… these snap-circuits.
… this not-a-parenting-essay.
… this perfume…

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On Happiness & Intelligence

I stumbled upon this Hemingway quote and it has me thinking. I’ve often wondered about the connection, if any, between levels of intelligence and happiness. I’ve noticed in my own life that the smartest people I know are often the…

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Little Girl Is Four!

On Friday (March 6th), Little Girl turned 4. This fact felt, and feels, impossible to me. That my baby (who hates the word baby) has been around for four full years is truly difficult for me to believe. The day…

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What Makes You Happy?

What makes you happy?
I’ve been giving this question a lot of thought and I think the answer is probably different for each of us. I also think the answer evolves over time as we do. These days, there are…

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Happiness or Contentment?

Happiness.  I have to admit I have conflicted feelings about this word.  I know most people would say that happiness is what they want in life. I think most people would also say that happiness is what they want for…

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