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ADR Friday Loves 05.22.15

… this Dear Commencement Speakers.
… this piece on fraternities.
… this designer.
… this article.
… this site.
… and this site.
… this book.
…  and this book.
… this rose gold flatware.
… these words on the…

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Painted in Waterlogue

3 Great Quotes About Reading

 
“It seems to me that one should only read books which bite and sting one. If the book we are reading does not wake us up with a blow to the head, what’s the point of reading? … A…

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privilege

The Privilege of a Lifetime

You live your life. It’s all a beautiful swirly blur of time, a rainbow of responsibilities, a mess of moments both magical and mundane. You hold little hands, tickle little toes. You kiss the one you love goodnight again and…

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

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MD1

A Table, An Island & Change

When I think of childhood, I think of the long, wooden table where my parents and sisters and I ate all our meals, and celebrated our birthdays, where Mom and I edited papers, where our family’s life centered. I think…

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

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everything i ever wanted

Everything You Ever Wanted

Meet author Jillian Lauren.
Jillian and I have known each other for a while now, but until relatively recently, our interaction has been via phone and email. Together with Claire, Jillian hosts Happier Hours at her beautiful home Los Angeles.…

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

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pancakes

Pancakes & Memories

Last weekend, I slept in a little and came downstairs and the big girls were doing art projects and my baby was standing on her small purple chair helping her dad make pancakes. There was something so simple and sweet…

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jason good

Everything We Need by Jason Good

It’s interesting and amazing how the world works. The connections that crop up seemingly randomly, but maybe not randomly at all. Several years ago, Husband worked with a guy named Jason. I remember him saying to me, This guy Jason…

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

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w1

The Answer Is Love

We made dinner reservations at a hip, yummy place downtown called The Highlands, but instead of taking the subway or a taxi, we walked. And walked. We walked along the Hudson River and along the High Line. We looked out…

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

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looking out

ADR Friday Loves 04.24.15

i’m loving…
… this On What It Takes.
… this Moral Bucket List.
… this book.
… this little kimono.
… this hilarity.
… this piece on the Muddied Meaning of Mindfulness.
… this Runi dress.
… these simple rules.…

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

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focus1

What Really Matters

I was going through old photos again. I do this sometimes. And I love it. I love sifting through moments, days, years. And sometimes I happen upon photos I’ve never seen. I’ve noticed a trend: If the images are of…

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