On Planning a Body Positive Wedding

September 14, 2011
I promised myself a long time ago that I wouldn't engage in any sort of funny busines when it came to my wedding and my relationship with my body I know that this sort of activity is popular and I'm not judging anyone's choices, but it is my personal belief that when someone asks you to marry them, it is YOU that they want to marry Meaning, it is not some airbrushed, spray-tanned, half-starved version of you that they are after, and likely ... keep reading

The Golden Cage: Learning to Ask for Help When You’re in the Helping Profession

September 06, 2011
Or: Even Experts Get the Blues Or: Just Because You're an Internet Sensation, Doesn't Mean You Can't Crack Up a Bit Or: Cracking up a Bit and Asking for Help Doesn't Mean Spewing all Over Your Social Media and Freaking Everyone Out Or: What To Do When You're a Coach/Blogger/Brand and You Freak Out Publicly and Don't Know What to Do Next Or: You're Human, Aren't You Or: Learning to Ask for Help, No Matter Who You Are Or How Many ... keep reading

Lessons Learned From Irene: Stress Eating

August 31, 2011
The other day, mid tropical storm or hurricane backlash or whatever it was that demolished my yard, I found myself overcome with the strangest feeling The feeling was this: There is not enough food in all the world to fill me We are going to be without food for days I need to stockpile as much food as posible It was as though my hand-to-mouth mechanism was caught and skipping, so that my hand rose to my mouth, again and again, devouring ... keep reading

Marzipan, Meet Irene

August 29, 2011
It all began with a little pre-school year haircut Yes, it was a tad windy, but it was reasonable "QUICK! QUICK! SAVE THE CARS!" After which, Nola posed for a first-tree-crashing-to-the-ground photo shoot  When the second tree fell - I forgot all about twitter Tough guy - teensy weensy chainsaw Please note: the sun is shining, but he is on the roof mid-storm Dismantling the tree Because I was scream-crying about how it was going to take down ... keep reading

Balance, Or the Lack Thereof

August 25, 2011
This post is a part of the blogger series Self-Discovery Word by Word started by Ashley of Nourishing the Soul  This month's series is sponsored by Myrite of Tasty Life, and she has chosen the word Balance To participate, please skip on over to to her site and get in on the fun xo Balance is one of those things that we are always supposed to be striving for We are told at a young age that there is a time and a place for everything, and that you ... keep reading
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