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National Take Your Watch Off Day

National Take Your Watch Off Day

As you know from my Almost Wordless Wednesday post the other day, my son Jake and I took a small vacation while he was on Spring Break. We spent the most of the time at my father’s beach house and it didn’t take me long before I was living on Island Time. For those of … Continue reading

Before the parade passes by

Before the parade passes by

One of my favorite bloggers, Lisa from Life with the Top Down, had her dream come true last week. She officially became a Balloon Handler or in her words, Latex Engineer in the Philadelphia Thanksgiving Day Parade. I was so proud to see her realize her dream. If you haven’t heard her story yet, click … Continue reading

Why I’m Jealous of Celebrities

Why I’m Jealous of Celebrities

As I stood in the living room folding laundry that had been sitting in the dryer for two days (Geesh, did I really just admit to that?) at 9:20 one night, I had a thought. I’m jealous of celebrities … and not for the reasons that you think I am. Its not because they have … Continue reading

He’s been asking questions lately …

He’s been asking questions lately …

Questions a young boy his age shouldn’t be asking. Questions that require a grownup answer a young boy wouldn’t understand. He wants to know about the divorce. My son Jake will turn 9 in five months. He’s now lived more of his life with divorced parents then with parents who are together. Jake travels back … Continue reading

That Little Extra

That Little Extra

As we’re nearing the end of the “2011 Year of Me,” it seems like its time to reflect on where I am in my Quest for Balance which then turned into the Journey for an Authentic Life (did you guys even notice the changes in the blog?). If I were to imagine my life at … Continue reading

The Student Was Ready

We all know the statement that goes “When the student is ready, the teacher will appear.”  In my case, they forgot to add that “she’ll show up at a networking meeting, sit down next to you and say, Hi I’m Tina.” Well that’s what happened to me back in June when I was still floating … Continue reading

This is the Earliest That I’ve Been Late

That’s the line I use to say after my son Jake was born. I created that explanation when I was living in that “newborn fog” and I always seemed to be running late to meet people. “This is the earliest that I’ve been late” is what I was thinking last month when I called yet … Continue reading

Why I’m Jealous of Celebrities

As I stood in the living room folding laundry that had been sitting in the dryer for two days (Geesh, did I really just admit to that?) at 9:20 one night, I had a thought. I’m jealous of celebrities … and not for the reasons that you think that I am. Its not because they … Continue reading