Manifesto of Deserving

August 07, 2012
I deserve To make a living doing something I love, to pay all my bills on time, forever — and have money to spare for adventures, surprises, and sheer delight To design a career that will, someday soon, allow me to have kids, raise them my way, at home — and not have to pres ‘pause’ on my busines, unles I genuinely want to Hula-hooping bachelorette parties, kale smoothies + cookies, spontaneous yoga breaks, and impromptu winter ... keep reading

Introducing: Body Loving Homework

August 06, 2012
The day has come And here you are, you gorgeous thing you Welcome to the future of Medicinal Marzipan - MaraGlatzelcom If you're reading this in your google reader, you might just want to click over for a minute, things have gotten oh-so-beautiful overnight I have been holding my breath + pacing around the house for WEEKS waiting to share this new site with all of you And to release this brand new offering into the wildernes: To say that ... keep reading

Why I Write

August 02, 2012
In 2009, I wrote a post about why I started this website In that post, I wrote: This writing represents my best potential I wrote about the person that I was in 2008 when I began Medicinal Marzipan, how the journey transformed my life - providing me with a home for my belief and fears, and a community to share my thoughts with In preparing myself to migrate this beloved blog to a new, more adult home, I have been combing through each and ... keep reading

The Power in Imperfection

July 26, 2012
You will not always get it right Sometimes you will have a losing streak miles wide, and feels like there is no end in sight Yes, there are people who will tell you to redefined what a losing streak means for you, wrapping it up in pretty bows and exclamations of, Oh GOODIE, a teachable moment! What about when you are tired of making the most of your mistakes What if you just want one little second to tantrum about, pounding your fists against ... keep reading

Eating [and Being] Alone

July 24, 2012
Confesion: I am one of those people who knows that you should eat without distractions, and secretly whips out her computer for a new episode of White Collar during lunch or a book to read during breakfast I am one of those people who know what is good for them, but somehow thinks that they will be able to manage the impact of not following my own advice And so, I get all of track: ignoring my stomach grumbling and drinking coffee instead of ... keep reading