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ADR Friday Loves 01.30.15

i’m loving…
… these words I needed to read.
…  this hilarious new blog.
… this ode to living and letting go.
… this letter.
… this truth about writing badly.
… this Modern Love.
… this swoon worthy printed…

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Mutual Vulnerability: Four Questions

Another month is hurtling to a close. It’s hard to believe that February is upon us, but before it announces itself, here’s a post about vulnerability and more specifically, mutual vulnerability. As many of you know, Mandy Lee Catron penned…

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Posted in: DAILY GRIND, Health & Happiness, IVY LEAGUE INSECURITIES., LOVE

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I look worried, but at least we’re in love.

 
For school, the big girls had to decorate wooden airplanes this weekend. They painted them and added little photographs of the family and draped ribbons from the tail and also slapped goofy emoji stickers on the wings. The final…

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On Vulnerability

… So here I am, happily sharing things that are true and honest, trying to be candid about the good and the bad.  One of my favorite posts I’ve ever written, It’s Not All Shiny, dealt with this particular question,…

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Posted in: DAILY GRIND, IVY LEAGUE INSECURITIES., LOVE, Online & Onscreen

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The HERE Year Month #10: Vulnerability

“When we were children, we used to think that when we were grown-ups we would no longer be vulnerable. But to grow up is to accept vulnerability… To be alive is to be vulnerable.” (Madeleine L’Engle)
There is a girl.…

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There Is No Right Thing

Monday morning. December 22nd. Christmas is inches away. I sit at my kitchen island, white and clean now, five reindeer carved from tree trunks staring at me as I type these words. The girls are huddled on the couch, watching…

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ADR Friday Loves 12.19.14

i’m loving…
… the above Christmas family portrait by Middle Girl.
… this Abundance Without Attachment.
… this bookstore.
… these intention tattoos.
… this New York book.
… & this New York book.
… these love letter napkins.
……

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Happy 39th, Husband!

husband,
I love you.
That’s what matters. That’s what matters most. I know life is nutty and zapping and these three beautiful girls keep us from doing anything close to relaxing, but it’s all pretty great, isn’t it? Today is…

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Posted in: DAILY GRIND, IVY LEAGUE INSECURITIES., LOVE, The Home Front

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13 Moments & a Ladybug Winner

4:41am this morning. I sat at my kitchen island with my laptop and my big old mug of coffee and communed with my new characters. Time blazed by I and heard little girl footsteps on the stairs.

Last night before…

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ADR Friday Love: Marissa Alperin Studio

Earlier this week, my wonderful literary agent Brettne Bloom brought me to a trunk show for Brooklyn jewelry designer Marissa Alperin. Marissa is a beautiful person and her pieces are gorgeous. In the picture above, Marissa (center) and I are…

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