One of my favorite quotes is from Tony Robbins who said, “A real decision is measured by the fact that you’ve taken a new action. If there’s no action, you haven’t truly decided.”
Archives for November 2011
Do you have a question? Are you wondering which direction you should go? Do you ever let signs guide you in life? In the past I wouldnt say I didnt believe in signs, but I definitely did not pay close attention to them. There are lots of times in life when we feel unsure and we dont know how to find the answers. Have you ever tried asking the question and watching for the signs?
My most recent holiday shopping mission – to find the perfect gift for my lovely little niece. After searching high and low, I finally found what I was looking for. Moxie Girlz is a great gift for any little girl that loves fashion dolls! These adorable dolls represent girls with positive attitudes and creativity.
I was staring out my kitchen window this morning and looking out at my pomegranate tree – it’s so pretty and it’s actually overflowing with fruit! I love this time of year when it’s in full season. So I went outside, climbed up on my stepstool and picked a few of them. It takes a little bit of work to get those deliciously sweet and tart seeds out of the fruit, but whether you do it in a bowl of cold water or cut them open and take them out one by one… it’s seriously worth it!
It looks like there’s a new lady in Sara Gilbert’s life. The former Roseannefunny girl was spottedholding hands with 4 Non Blondes singer Linda Perry over Thanksgiving weekend, just three months after splitting from her partner of more than a decade.
Peggy Fleming is one inspiring lady. Not only is she a three-time world champion and Olympic gold medalist in the sport of figure skating, she’s also a busy mom and grandmother. And since she’s spent so much time on the ice, Peggy has dealt with her fair share of colds. She’s recently partnered with Robitussin for their Simple Acts of Reliefcampaign, which is 100 days long and is designed to help cold sufferers get back their health.
Think that tech toys are only for boys? Think again, and think pink! This holiday season, there are tons of great girly gadgets that make the perfect gifts for tweens and teens. (And for more great ideas, be sure to visit our 2011 Holiday Gift Guide!)
Similar to my son and I having regular Mommy-son 20 minutes, my husband and I do the same. Only our 20 minutes comes in the form of an evening soak in the tub directly following the kids bedtime. In that space there are no distractions. Simply the 2 of us talking about our day, about whatever is on our mind, about our dreams. It is 20 minutes of powerful one on one connection.
Girlfriend Moms Kid: “Were you in any movies, like the ones you see in the movie theater?” Girlfriend Mom: “Uh…”
As the parent of a high school senior and a junior, I am both fascinated and horrified by the SAT cheating scandal that was recently discovered on Long Island.