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In bed…

July 11, 2012

Sleep has always been a touchy subject for me. I never get enough of it and I am jealous of people who do. I envy well rested people like most women envy dewy, perfect skin or thin thighs. You can have your thighs and your skin, I just want sleep. I used to dread sleeping. […]

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From my closet to yours…

July 8, 2012

I found another purse for one of you thrift shopping this week. Isn’t it cute? It’s a mustard brown. Yum. Yum. So soft and cushy. Not real leather, but sure looks like it. The price tag? A whopping $2.99. And my gift to you. This time, leave a comment and you’ll be entered. Just comment. […]

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On the beach.

June 9, 2012

  Seth caught Benjamin and I on the beach in this picture. Me with my wine, Benjamin ready to run into the waves fully dressed to practice his surfer moves. I had no idea Myrtle Beach was so beautiful. I’ll be posting all of our pictures later this week. Stay tuned for those. Also, during […]

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They’re here…

April 1, 2010

NOT INTO SILVER? No problem, NEW LEAF BRONZE NECKLACES will be ARRIVING SOON…. The New Leaf Bronze necklaces priced at $28.00 are coming in early summer. Sign up on the mailing list here for updates on the New Leaf Jewelry collection. There are only 25 necklaces and 25 bracelets in the first batch, these will […]

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Crunches and Necklaces

February 24, 2010

A few updates for you: 1. My 7 Day Quit was awesome (kind of). I started out valiantly with three days straight of  the 30 Day Shred. Each day, I felt better than the last. I could even see a stark difference in my ab, arm and leg muscle definition. Crazy how fast your body […]

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What Next?

November 30, 2009

I’m asking my single mom readers what I should make next to feature on my single mom blog, a ring, a t-shirt, a tote or a sexy apron?

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And one more thing…

October 28, 2009

In a flurry to find comfortable shoes before I started my new job I found these: And I have been wearing them ever since. They’re by Teva, so they’re beyond comfortable and oh so cute. I found them in a store in Charlottesville but you can also find them on for the lovely price […]

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For My Single Mamas (a sexy contest)

August 21, 2009

Flirty Apron contest on Ms. Single Leave a comment to win a free Flirty Apron. So cute!

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My Super Hero (a Contest)

August 15, 2009

Every one of us has a super hero inside, waiting to come forward, to save the day, to keep going in spite of the odds, to change a life (whether it be our child’s or our own). I know this because I can see it in my son’s eyes. I know life will take a […]

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Our New Leaf

May 21, 2009

My New Leaf… and some big news I Quit My Day Job (Oh, holy hell, people – look what you made me do!) No seriously. It’s not your fault. I’ve been thinking and stewing on this for months and months. I may end up working at a gas station or something in a few months […]

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