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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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Better Than Before?

I finished reading Gretchen Rubin’s Better Than Before; Mastering the Habits of Our Everyday Lives over the weekend. I enjoyed the book and have SO many thoughts. The book offered a really interesting look at the world of human habits…

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stairs

ADR Friday Loves 04.17.15

i’m loving…
… this college rejection letter.
… this question.
… these cone earrings.
… this flatware.
… this book.
… this How to Stop Checking Your Phone Like an Addict.
… this candle set.
… this brand.
… these…

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I Want You to Know Who I Am

Girls,
When I started this blog six years ago, there were only two of you. Big Girl, you were just 2 and Middle Girl, you were all of 5 months, and I gave you the affectionate, if temporary, aliases Toddler…

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trunk

6 Ingredients for Presence

On Monday, I published some closing words on my HERE Year. I was clear that even after spending an entire year thinking about, and exploring, Presence, I had no shiny foolproof answers about how to be perfectly here in my…

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booklove

ADR Friday Loves 04.03.15

i’m loving…
… this book.
… these words on our narcissistic culture.
… this writer.
… this wee dress.
… these thoughts on writers old and young.
… this serving board.
… this book.
… this post.
… these five…

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A Happier Hour with Jean Hanff Korelitz & Will Schwalbe

Last night, I hosted a Happier Hour Literary Salon with bestselling authors Jean Hanff Korelitz and Will Schwalbe. We stuffed ourselves into my yellow living room to talk about two absolutely wonderful books you all must read: Jean’s novel YOU…

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judgment

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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