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The only safe place to go.

The only safe place to go.

I've been flatlining for months - exhausted, crawling into bed at 2pm each day, wondering where all my energy has gone. I listen to the news and it's full of vitriol and hate. Bombs. Shootings. More hate. I can hardly listen without going...

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Good enough mom.

Good enough mom.

He texted, "What question do you not want me to ask you? What question would you find disconcerting?" I didn't write it. I didn't dare. But what came to mind was this: Are you a good mother? Because all I can see sometimes is how I fail...

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How to Be Legendary

How to Be Legendary

Ben was in a talent show at the local toy store last year. When I asked him what he'd like to do, he said he'd like to perform one of his songs. His "songs" at the time were a mashup of jewish folk tunes and heavy metal. The likes of...

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The crime of outshining

The crime of outshining

One of my biggest, most formative wounds happened when I was in the sixth grade. I was part of a triad of friends, three besties that played together every recess, went home together after school and told each other every last secret....

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The magic wishbone + how we really get our wishes.

The magic wishbone + how we really get our wishes.

Recently, I attended a miraculous weekend retreat with a group of friends. We spent five days sharing stories, making collaborative paintings, taking gorgeous beach walks and coaching each other around our businesses + creative work. We...

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Important-er than a diaper

Important-er than a diaper

He was crying on the green couch the other night. I had yelled-- don’t remember why -- something about the bathtub and the Oreo cookie Nico had snuck into it and then submerged, little spongy bits of Oreo floating throughout the tub. But...

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Mondo Beyondo

Mondo Beyondo

More than 15 years ago, I started blogging about the concept of Mondo Beyondo + invited my blog readers to join in and put their lists in the comments. The invitation was this - set a timer for 15 minutes and make a list of all of the...

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Your invitation to the Wonder Lab

Your invitation to the Wonder Lab

I've been thinking for months about how I can continue to show up and support you in what you are Manifesting in 2020... And as I was wandering the streets in San Miguel (with some ridiculously fun rainbow pom poms a few weeks ago) the...

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Have you heard of pickleball?

Have you heard of pickleball?

I'm not the most playful mom on the block. You wouldn't know it by my irrationally exuberant response to dogs in the neighborhood. They literally barrel toward me with excitement when they see me (or maybe I barrel toward them?) Two of my...

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