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Amazing.

Today my little sister turns 24.┬áHer name is Alice AND she is completely amazing. Since she is in school out of town, I’m missing her a ton today and wishing I could wrap my arms around her on her birthday. Since I can’t do that… I thought I would compile a quick list of all of the reasons why she is the raddest little sister on the block. No one makes me laugh like Alice When I’m upset, she is
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Best. Party. EVER.

You know those nights you will remember forever? Last night was one of them. My little sister and I threw a surprise birthday party for MommyMac and it was AMAZING. So many close friends of my mom came over for the surprise and when she walked in the door, her expression was priceless. Being able to give a night like that to the woman who has given me so much was probably one of the absolute best moments of my
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Oh! The Places You’ll Go…

What a year 2010 was! February 8 will be my one year anniversary at my beloved MMI and reflecting on that fact has me reflecting on many of the other things things that have happened over the last 12 months. I have a job I adore. My new blog design is beautiful. I would consider myself an almost-non-smoker. I am in love with my best friend. I have a client list that couldn’t make me happier. I got to visit
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Daily Reminders from Mom

My mother sends some of the BEST emails. Usually the subject line reads “Mommy” and they never fail to make me smile. Today’s email was no exception and I had to share. The background: Yesterday I was having a no good, very bad day. There wasn’t anything particular wrong, it was just one of those off days everyone has. I unloaded to Mom and, like always, felt much better. This morning I arrived to work, checked my gmail, and was
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Girls, Girls, Girls…

I have the most amazing group of girlfriends in the entire world. They are my confidants, my colleagues, my family members and my heroes. They are who I call when I break a nail, get a flat tire or happen to trip and fall into love. They make me laugh, pick me up when I cry, spell check my press releases and remind me I’m too old to shop at Abercrombie and Fitch. They know I’m not a morning person,
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