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How I will NOT raise my daughters

February 12, 2018

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I will not raise them to walk around, thinking they could lose 3″ off their inner thighs. I will not raise them to compare themselves to others. I will not raise them to think that they have to be pretty to get someone’s attention. I will not raise them to believe they should get married […]

New Year’s resolutions and goals: 2018

January 9, 2018

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Even though I’ve been out of touch for a bit, I’ve definitely been giving some serious thought to what I want to do and maybe change in 2018. Like, a LOT of thought. Maybe even a month’s worth, even though these things definitely popped up many times throughout the past year. My goals for 2017 […]

How I made a Sebastian the Crab costume for a child

November 2, 2017

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I’m recording this for myself, and for others who need to make BASIC costumes for children or photo shoots. We planned a Disney theme for Halloween this year with the girls. I knew a few would be joining us, and wanted everyone to have options to choose from. A group of little girls, I figured […]

It’s about control.

October 14, 2017

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I had a great talk with a student last night. She is over 50, married and has a teenage child, and came in a bit late. We talked about her recent trip to the salon, where she had her hair dyed and treated with a wave. In the conversation, she said ‘I MUST dye my […]

We went to Fuji Rock and it was…

August 13, 2017

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Wonderful is the wrong word. It was everything. It was perfect. It has ruined every other future festival concert for me. We’ve been to other concerts here. Mark and I have both been to plenty of festival concerts in plenty of countries. I went to my first festival concert when I was 15. I saw […]

We were THOSE TOURISTS: we went to the Park Hyatt Hotel’s New York Bar.

August 5, 2017

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Also commonly referred to as ‘the Lost in Translation bar‘. It had to be done. I love the movie, I loved the scenes shot in the bar, and I wanted to see it for myself. It’s not often you get a chance to see filming locations, and after having lived in Baltimore, which shows up […]

This is a post about our Honeymoon (part 1)

May 12, 2017

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I’ve been meaning to write about it. I WANT to write about it. I just don’t know where to start, or how to talk about it. There is literally too much to write about. At first I thought I might write 14 posts for 14 days. But some days weren’t that amazing, and I don’t┬áthink […]