Author Archives: mE

About mE

living an adventure dreams are made of!! traveling the world with mishaps built in! why?? well, u have to read more to find that out silly :)

To all the Dads I’ve Loved Before…

I’ve had the amazing joy of knowing many wonderful fathers. Men who step up to share their love, time and experience with others. The world is better because of you. Today I’d like to take a moment to honor a … Continue reading

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Scabby Butts and the Instagram Life Lie

A last minute decision left precious few moments to pack and jump on a flight. A drastic lack of sleep caused less than perfect choices as I tossed my wardrobe into a carry on and rushed to the airport. The up side … Continue reading

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10 Reasons To Hate Mother’s Day

Tomorrow marks the 100 year anniversary of “Happy Mothers Day.” And it seems to become a bigger deal each year. The commercials – the pressure – the demands… All for what most agree is an arbitrary, “made-up” faux holiday that benefits … Continue reading

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Broken Bubbles

Mason (the worlds very most adorable toddler EVER!) was running through the house. I suddenly hear a gasp, followed closely by intense giggling and running feet as he rushed toward me, filled with delight to deposit his latest treasure into … Continue reading

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Today

Did you feel it this morning?!? When you woke up (or were forced awake). Before your eyelids fluttered or your mouth groaned or your arms stretched – it was there. It IS there. Brand new. Fresh. Free. Crazy. Extravagant. Overwhelming. … Continue reading

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The Importance of the Ugly Work

You know that moment when you flush a toilet and instead of water swishing away it begins to rise? And you start jumping and hollering and dancing and yelling and crossing your fingers and praying and watching helplessly as it … Continue reading

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Chocolate Lovin’ and Shame

Even by New York City standards it was a little odd: older African American man dressed in raggedy clothes walking down the street pulling a battery operated PA system and talking into a microphone. Based on experience I expected him … Continue reading

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The Love/Hate day…

Valentines Day is one of those holidays you see such extremes! Some (uhhh usually the freshly in love or freshly in the dog house with their lover!) get waaaay into it and then others (and I will decline to comment … Continue reading

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The problem from behind…

Over the weekend a friend told a group of us that she’d seen a t-shirt that said, “You’re pants say Yoga ~ but your butt says McDonald’s!” We all howled in laughter because it is basically an undeniable, universal truth! We … Continue reading

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No Regerts – Wait?!? WHAT?!?

Are you a “No Regrets” kinda person or more of a “Regrets, I’ve had a few…” or the down right wallow-er in “would’a should’a could’a” ? I can be any of the above. “Perfect Marvelyne” loves the idea of “You … Continue reading

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