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A few years ago I had a Spiritual Director whose wedding ring was a simple Ruby red stone.  She’d chosen it to represent & honor how she’d been purchased in blood.  She is very big on symbolism.  I have always found it to be inspiring & intriguing. The ring spoke to me long past that […]

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**Written about 6 weeks ago before I started working full-time again*** The other day I was getting ready to go out.  I’d bothered to put on makeup, did my hair and even threw on accessories. Since I’ve been unemployed for a few months, I’m living in pj’s or sweats, keep my head in a rag […]

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Dave & I Aug. 2012

You guys, things have been so good lately.  Not pie-in-the-sky, but better. Even when things are going badly, the slightest bit of ‘better’ is an amazing feeling.  That’s where I’m at.  Better.  Not my best, but better. First of all, my health is better.  I wasn’t sick or anything, unless you include my sugar addiction, […]

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What I Wore Wednesday: old skool version. Before I had my 2nd babushka, way back in 2008, I was a lot thinner & my hair was a lot longer.  (Yes, sista-girl-honey-chile all that pretty hair was mine.  Was.  Sigh.  I miss it)! Anyway, I remember feeling SO FLY as the hubs & I were about […]

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…and I use the word “camping” very loosely considering I was staying in a cabin with lights, mirrors, heat and outlets for hair accessories. Still, I’d like to think I made a sufficient effort at style for a week of “camping” while working crazy long hours (8am – 11:30pm) doing student training… The pic above […]

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I’m blog hoppin’ today with What I Wore Wednesday at The Pleated Poppy. & Fashion Friday at Blond Episodes. you should too!

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Did you know that a child dies of malaria every 30 seconds?

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ONE OF THESE DAYS I’m going to get out my real camera, set it up on a tripod and take a proper What I Wore Wednesday picture of myself.  You’ll be proud of me though, I cleaned the mirror!  I simply couldn’t handle posting WIWW posts with big splotches and baby hand prints reflected in […]

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