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For my girls (and a little bit for me), PART 30

30. List 10 things for which you would like to be remembered. I want to be remembered for being a rock star ballerina who was the first female president of the United States. It would be a tasty little treat … Continue reading

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Fake it ’til you make it.

Last week while in Ft. Worth, I had the blessed opportunity to hear Shawn Achor speak about the science of happiness. On the surface, it seemed like all the other industry-standard spiels on positivity. But once I began listening to … Continue reading

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Mixon Day

Wednesday, July 13, marked the first anniversary of Mixon Day – the day my husband’s adoption of my oldest daughter was finalized. “My” daughter became “our” daughter, but that really wasn’t news. She was our daughter long before Judge Sharon … Continue reading

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Once upon a time…

There once was a princess named Sarah who had no king to call “Daddy.” Princess Sarah and Queen Mommy lived happily together playing silly games, singing songs and falling asleep in each other’s arms every night. Life for Princess Sarah was … Continue reading

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Well poo!

You know the old Tale of Two Cities cliche, “It was the best of times. It was the worst of times”? That’s my last three days. Friday was great. Aubrey’s ear appointment went well. She was an angel in the … Continue reading

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When I grow up…

When I grow up, I think I will wear silly hats, electric blue boas, sky-high tappin’ heels, glossy pink lipstick, sparkly shirts and spinnin’ skirts. When I grow up, I won’t worry about what other people think of my singing. … Continue reading

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Randomnessity 2.0

Randomness is absolutely required today. It’s a necessity. As mentioned in a blog a while back, that means it is “randomnessity.” When my brain pings, so does my blog. Buckle up. Here we go. Tonigh is the finale of “The … Continue reading

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