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From the Chicago Tribune:¬†Prioritize fun this year. Get involved with your community. Financial expansion and windfalls keep you busy before mid-July, when words and actions get supercharged with extra impact. Launch, record, write and speak your creative ideas. Discipline towards … Continue reading

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Finisher

If there’s one thing running has taught me, it’s that you can’t count on all days to be the same, but you can count on having more of them. Some runs are supremely easy; bounding down the road feeling as … Continue reading

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It has arrived!

The weekend, that is. Even though I kind of cheated and had my weekend in the middle of the week. Wednesday was Miss Arizona’s birthday and I went out to Madison to spend the evening with her. They journey there … Continue reading

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Something I Always Knew

I gave Miss Arizona her birthday present early. Feeling creative, I decided to make her something completely original but significant in out friendship. So, I stylized a William Carlos Williams poem and put some paint on canvas. I’ve known my … Continue reading

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Quarter Century

As promised way back in February when this cake stopped me dead in my tracks, I made it. Chocolate cookie crust. Chocolate cheesecake under vanilla cheesecake under jam under creme fraiche under strawberries. Yes, you should make this right now. … Continue reading

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I was so much older then

…I’m younger than that now.¬† Ever since I can remember I’ve been “The Big Sis.” And the circumstances of earning that title were not the most joyous. As such, ever since I can remember I’ve been concerned with how the … Continue reading

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25 years of sweeeeeet lovin

This year I turn 25. I couldn’t be more excited. I think when that joyous day comes at the end of May I will mandate the following: balloons, red lipstick, purple toenail polish and THIS.   WHO WANTS IN!?

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