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The Five People Who Average You

The Five People Who Average You

This week’s inspiration comes from an email I received from Dan Blank, a coaching consultant for authors and other creatives who Brené Brown once called an author “midwife.” (Descriptive, right?) His email invitation to a new program offering included this quote that has stuck with me: Wow. That one made me think! Who DO I spend the […]

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The Millennial Response That Surprised Me

The Millennial Response That Surprised Me

I prepared for the worst. As most of you know, I have been re-organizing, decluttering, and Marie Kondo-ing my home in an effort to downsize my belongings and make room in my life for what’s next. As the mountains of donation/sell piles increased, it occurred to me that my FamBam2 reunion weekend may be a good time to display the […]

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Vacation Report: Exhaustedly Joyful

Vacation Report: Exhaustedly Joyful

I’ll admit it. I’m exhausted. Although our FamBam2 staycation vacation with twelve loved ones in my home during the last eight days was a great success, I am bone-tired. Even my paralyzed parts ache. (Yes, that is possible!) Recovery-mode is my pace, but I love it! I wouldn’t have it any other way. Every slow moment of recovery is […]

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