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Need Help? Let Your Entourage Support You!

“They’ll never make it through the night.” That’s what the doctors proclaimed when we were born. As identical twins, born nearly three months premature and weighing just two pounds each, that seemed a…

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Craft Beer: Peace, Love & Hoppiness

I am proud to call myself a craft beer convert --a hophead if you will. After growing up in a fairly dry household, with the exception of my dad's occasional Bud-Light on hockey nights, I never expect…

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How to Feel More Supported

Last November I made a major statement to my friend Danielle Laporte. D had just launched this awesome program called The Desire Map, designed to help folks identify their core desired feeling. So w…

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Wisdom from Rob Kaye

You are the hero you've been waiting for. No matter what challenge you're facing, there is no one who can save you the way that you can. We all need support, but it's up to you to take the first step.…

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Letting Go Of My Need To Be In Control

The list of things which I cannot control seems endless at times. I cannot make the cat's nose not cold, nor can I control his seemingly primal desire to greet me cold nose to bare skin. I cannot cont…

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7 Things To Keep You Afloat In The Wave Pool Of Life

Lately, every time I think about my life I see a wave pool (in my mind). It's a strange new metaphor that rocked my world a little because usually the images I receive are earthy--gardens, tornadoes, …

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Tread Lightly on Dreams

Today, a friend of mine posted a status update on Facebook about the importance of refraining from criticizing the dreams of others. This is an important lesson. Dreams are fragile. They are often unc…

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Nobody Should Go Through Cancer Alone

Today is Owning Pink’s three year anniversary (Throw confetti, pop corks, do cartwheels, and light firecrackers! WOOT! Happy Anniversary, Owning Pink!) And that’s not all. Three days ago was my 43r…

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Can You ‘Be The Change’ For A Woman In Need?

Today, a friend woke up in crisis. I reached out to my community to see if we might be a part of the solution, to see if we have among us the means to produce a vehicle for a woman in need. I asked…

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Clutter Clearing: 7 Ways To Get Unstuck

The next Sick of Being Stuck (SOBS) classes are about to begin and I've been formally challenged to "Bring the party!" this month. Since I'm not one to shy away from a challenge, I've accepted and no…

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