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Attorney offers help for military and veterans

I'm sorry I've been absent for a little while as a result of my sabbatical, but this email and offer to help came in and I wanted to make sure I passed it along to my readers. Based on his qualifications, I feel he and his law firm would be a valuable asset to … [Read More...]

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The longest goodbye?

This week I am at a writer's workshop and had all intentions of going all gung-ho on writing my book, but something has me so unsettled that I had to break free from the formality of writing my manuscript in order to tell you about it. It's really weighing … [Read More...]

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Metamorphosis

Have you ever been on the precipice of something big in your life but you just couldn't put your finger on what it was? Like, you knew that your life was going to change (or needed to change) and that it was just beyond your reach and hiding behind a veil that … [Read More...]

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State of the Union {introduction to series}

Have you ever said to yourself, “If people could only see my life…!”? I know I have! Most of the time it’s because they (ie, anyone outside our home) just. don’t. get. it.  They don’t see the chaos. They don’t see the internal angst. They don’t see the dreams playing out a little at a time. […]

Readers Digest February 2012

“13 Things Your Housecleaner Won’t Tell You” caused quite a scandal: Update

I recently blogged about an article that I contributed to in the February 2012 Reader’s Digest called “13 Things Your Housecleaner Won’t Tell You”.  There is now a print version out on news stands, two online versions (each is different) and it was also featured on Good Morning America, thus becoming becoming the most popular […]

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New York Times/Retro Report: Walter Reed: The Battle for Recovery

          On Monday the New York Times distributed the Retro Report documentary that we were in. You can read the original stories by clicking the following links: Retro Report: Walter Reed: The Battle for Recovery In 2007, the scandalous treatment of wounded soldiers at Walter Reed Army Medical Center shocked the […]

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How I am decluttering my schedule to live my desired life

“Time is a created thing. To say ‘I don’t have time,’ is like saying, ‘I don’t want to’.” ―Lao Tzu (Torrey’s Note: I hope that after reading this post, you’ll think less about the ‘right time’ and the ‘right things’ and think more about the best feelings. And perhaps (just perhaps) you’ll think about what a […]

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Why I need my own parental controls

Or, “My Fight Against Digital Distraction” A funny thing happened on Tuesday night. My internet took a total dump. I mean, a total blackout of all internet access inside my home. I am ashamed to say that I yelled “GLORY BE! and THANKYOULORDJESUS!” like a televangelist on crack when I realized I still had access […]

Capture nuggets of happiness in a gratitude jar (or, “my 2013 highlights”)

Last year I created a gratitude jar. This year, timed exactly one year later, I saw the result of that effort.  Crafting something out of nothing has been a wish of mine for a long time. I have bins of crafting supplies and no real talent in which to use them, let alone time. I […]

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