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image Just Show Up – It’s All About the Bass at 41

That’s right…it’s all about the bass and NO TREBLE. I’m now 41 years old. 30 minutes in and what do I feel? LOL tired and FREE. Why? Because I had an amazing dinner with my husband while my AMAZING young boys (children, flesh of my flesh, blood of my blood,) babysat these two other young children so we could have an ‘adult’ dinner. I won’t... Read More

help Just Show Up – Oh My…Never Say Never Bites

Call in the reinforcements. Sound the alarms. I have lost my mind. You know that moment when you do something and immediately you hear the voice in your head that reminded you how you once said, “I’ll never…”? And you hear yourself tell others ‘Never say never because it always comes back to bite you.’ Yep. “I’m never going... Read More

love-inspirational-daily Just Show Up – A Memory Unchained

Taken back. Taken aback. Taken. Over the weekend I had someone send me a ‘tweet’ with a picture asking if it seemed familiar. The mountain that loomed over my family in El Paso, TX. I glanced at it and quickly responded something obvious about the mountains and figured they knew I’d just come back from Colorado. And yet once I responded I was drawn to click... Read More

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