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The Motherhood Thing

Just a tiny Saturday morning post. Middle Girl took this picture on Friday morning, after another broken night of sleep. I look at myself here and see exhaustion and effort, but most of all, I see love. This Motherhood Thing…

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Posted in: DAILY GRIND, GLIMPSES., IVY LEAGUE INSECURITIES., LIFE, LOVE, OF LIFE, OF LOVE, Parenthood, The Fam, The Home Front, Uncategorized

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Is Happiness a Choice?

I’m beginning to believe that happiness really is, in considerable part, a choice. That it is up to is to decide how to see things and process them and react to them.
Obviously, there are objectively hard times in our…

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Posted in: DAILY GRIND, Health & Happiness, IVY LEAGUE INSECURITIES., LIFE, Philosophy, Uncategorized

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What Do You Believe In?

Just shared this on Instagram and thought I’d share it here too. What do you guys believe in? Would love to know. I’m doing some edits on my manuscript and then I’m off to the East Side to have lunch…

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Posted in: DAILY GRIND, Fiction, Health & Happiness, IVY LEAGUE INSECURITIES., LIFE, Uncategorized

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A Post About Not Posting

I didn’t post here yesterday. I did a lot of things, but I didn’t post.
I woke up and drank coffee and worked on my book. Things are clicking. The momentum I feel is golden, difficult to describe. The girls…

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Posted in: DAILY GRIND, IVY LEAGUE INSECURITIES., LIFE, Online & Onscreen, Parenthood, The Home Front

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Twins!

Husband’s sister J is pregnant with twins! A boy and a girl. Due this winter. We are over the moon. J arrives tomorrow to visit us and I can wait to see her and her belly. We will talk names…

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Posted in: DAILY GRIND, IVY LEAGUE INSECURITIES., LIFE, Parenthood, Pregnancy, Sisterhood

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Boring or Evolved?

On Saturday, we hosted a going-away party for Sister T. She moved to San Francisco. Yesterday. Sob.
It was a good party. Fun. Festive. Full of young and smart 25-year-olds. It was cool to glimpse who I was a decade…

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Posted in: A YEAR WITHOUT WINE., DAILY GRIND, DRY DAYS, Health & Happiness, IVY LEAGUE INSECURITIES., LIFE, The Home Front

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On Miscarriage & Hope

Almost 8 years ago, I had a miscarriage. It was absolutely devastating. I weathered the unthinkable sadness and was, ultimately, so lucky to go on to have three little ladies, ladies who exhaust me to no end but bring an…

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Posted in: DAILY GRIND, Health & Happiness, IVY LEAGUE INSECURITIES., LIFE, Parenthood, Pregnancy, Uncategorized, Your Words

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My Little Gossip Girl

I had to share this. My tiniest girl in her preppy garb, her sky blue fedora. She insisted on wearing the hat and this made me smile because she is getting so big and really has opinions. I look at…

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Posted in: DAILY GRIND, IVY LEAGUE INSECURITIES., LIFE, LOVE, Parenthood, The Fam

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What Is Your Dream?

A couple weeks ago, Husband and I went on a day date. It was his last day of vacation from work and we took the subway downtown and explored Chinatown. We held hands and walked around and I found this.…

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Posted in: DAILY GRIND, IVY LEAGUE INSECURITIES., LIFE

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What Is Happiness?

 

This was an incredible and important summer for me. A happy summer. In the middle of July, I decided to give up drinking again. (For now? For good? We will see.) At around the same time, I began waking…

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Posted in: A YEAR WITHOUT WINE., DAILY GRIND, Health & Happiness, IVY LEAGUE INSECURITIES., LIFE, WHAT'S THIS, WRITING

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