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I have been waiting for that spark of inspiration to come back. That fire that I know is somewhere in there. But I feared I had lost it. I remember reading a quote from a famous artist, that I admire, and he said “inspiration is for amateurs… the rest of us show up and get […]

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My 15-year-old said to me recently …. “mom, why can’t you just be a stay at home mom??”  Which at the time made me bust out laughing. For several reasons ..one being that this same child was the one I had to leave at daycare every single morning when I was a working mom, and […]

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  First of all…… Whoa, THAT was an experience.  I have been planning this triathlon event in my head for like 15 years. So when I crossed that Savage Man Triathlon finish line …I am not ashamed to tell you that I cried like a baby. Not because I was in pain – I actually […]

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Ok…. So this just arrived at my doorstep and I am in love ….and you need one! This Active and Fit Kit is now back as an available item and there is just so much good stuff in here ….you must check it out  

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If you missed the YL Lifestyles FB Event last week…. never fear!!! Here is the very first video I did that didn’t make the cut …in all fairness it IS 12 minutes long. I know, I know …I like to hear myself talk. If you are interested in seeing the rest of the videos in […]

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  The short answer is no – and yes. You see, I have been all kinds of different moms. I was a “working mom” for many years, in fact my older boys were really co-raised by their daycare provider and I am thankful for her, to this day. I’ve been a “stay-at-home mom” when our […]

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