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ADR Friday Loves 06.19.15

i’m loving…
… this letter.
… these words on getting lost.
… this Anatomy of a Blackout.
… these wedges.
… this Overcoming the Confidence Gap.
… these 9 Podcasts for a Fuller Life.
… this sundress.
… this review.…

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8 Simple Sentences We Must Say… & Hear

Words are powerful things. I’ve been thinking lots about this. I wake up early many mornings to write words, to create worlds. What I write, how easily the words come, affects the rest of my day. Throughout the day, I…

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ADR Friday Loves 06.12.15

i’m loving…
… this Book Group.
… this I Quit My Job Today.
… this new show.
… these honest words from a dear friend.
… these 30 Reasons.
… these 37 Questions.
… this bird-identification tool.
… this restaurant.…

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Keep Them Little

 
Yesterday was Little Girl’s last day of school and today is the big girls’ last day. Predictably, I’m a bit of a puddle. It’s all a mammoth cliche and I know it, this bittersweet symphony, but oh do I…

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

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In Sexual Matters

 
How does the sexual you compare to the whole you? (Pretty fascinating to think about, no?)

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Painted in Waterlogue

ADR Friday Loves 06.05.15

i’m loving…
… these words on The Pressure to Look Good.
… these ceramics.
… this mug.  {Thank you, Evelyn!}
… this piece on cursive.
… this Between Books.
… this quote.
… this argument against generational thinking.
… this…

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Confess Your Errors

I walked by a guy on the street the other day and he was wearing this awesome t-shirt. It was charcoal gray and in big white uppercase letters, it said MAKE MISTAKES. I debated whipping out my phone and snapping…

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The Operation of Life

Life can be tough. Pain is inevitable. I think it is human nature to seek ways to numb existential pain in its many iterations. For many years, alcohol was my anesthetic of choice. It worked wonders in the immediate moment…

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The Ingredients of Success

I was so happy when I stumbled upon this quote because it makes so much sense to me. I have moments when I feel utterly ignorant about things – about parenthood, marriage, the writing world, life and then I have…

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A Quote & a Question

Quotes & Questions

The truth: I love blogging. Love.
Also the truth: I’m having a bit of a time management crisis lately. It’s hardly a sob story, but I’m having genuine difficulty polishing one book while writing another while raising my kids and…

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