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Breast Cancer Awareness Month Giveaway

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As I’m sure you are all already aware, October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month (even the necklace lights on the George Washington Bridge are delicately lit up in honor for the entire month). Since its launch in October of 2000, the Breast Cancer Site has been a leader in online activism and a pioneering force [...]

Ball of wire

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I was at a kid’s birthday party over the weekend when I found myself saying the following in response to a conversation about moving in a million different directions at once: “One thing at a time.” I smiled as though I had revealed some sort of magical secret… I mean, why can’t it always be [...]

eShakti giveaway for $25 gift card!  

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Here’s a fun little tidbit not many people know about me—about a million years ago, when I was just a wee Charlotte, I graced the fashion section in my high school yearbook as one of the best dressed. Or maybe it was under the “eccentric but trying category,” but never mind. The point is that [...]

Review of ProbioSlim

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If you’re anything like me, you tend to lose your fitness mojo somewhere towards the end of the summer, after you’ve already flaunted your stuff on the beach and posed for bikini pictures. It’s usually around mid-August that the backyard BBQs increase and working out takes a backseat to more pressing things, like that open-ended face-stuffing [...]

Much needed getaway in Cape May

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Oh, hi, Friday! Where did you come from?! I intended to post my Cape May pictures and recap earlier in the week but somehow time slipped through my fingers. As nice as it was to steal away for a few days, it also meant having to make up some work that I missed. But it [...]

A pixie answers 50 questions

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Thanks, Karen, for your fun answers to this quiz. Since I’m still recovering from my weekend trip to Cape May and am swimming in overdue projects, this was greatly appreciated this morning. XOXO *** 1. What are you wearing? A ripped Asheville drum circle shirt and sweatpants. Sexy. 2. Ever been in love? Eeep. Yuppers [...]

Book review: My Other Ex

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One thing I love about blogging is the chance to occasionally get my hands on coveted books before they are made available to the public. This past weekend I spent a lot of time reading My Other Ex: Women’s True Stories of Losing and Leaving Friends, which features the voices of 35 different, very well [...]

Cursed with the memory of a goldfish

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I have a strange habit of remembering the most inane details and facts about people. My mom is friends with a man who hates tomatoes, one of my buddies once had a panic attack during a screening of the movie Magnolia, and I distinctly remember the chorus to an a cappella song I heard on [...]