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Write to Succeed

It’s the third of February and time, I’ve decided, to check in on the state of my new year’s goals. According to a national survey, nearly nine in ten resolutions won’t make it to February. I just came from a … Continue reading

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Mindful Success in 2013

Last year I jumped the curb from making no resolutions for several years to going for 12 goals in one year (in honor or 2012). For better or worse, I am a goal-oriented person.  Without my next goal to strive … Continue reading

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Report Card 2012

Before last night’s Urban Zen photo post, it has been a while since I checked in on The Accidental Optimist. And so the end of 2012 is here and it’s time to take inventory on the goals I set for … Continue reading

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Life Planning: Building the Framework.

I have promised myself for several years that I would complete a strategic plan for my life.  I imagine myself as someone who takes control of her life and destiny… as someone who recognizes opportunities as seizes them.  But if … Continue reading

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My Manifesto: inspired by lulumon

I recently came across the lulumon manesto.  Now, I will admit that I  have never really entertained getting a tattoo until I read this manifesto.  (That is to say that–I never really SERIOUSLY entertained the idea). And now I have … Continue reading

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Channeling Michael Phelps

In an effort to stay on top of my goals for 2012, I’ve made a pledge to document and track the experience.  I’ll admit that I have not stayed on top of all of the goals–but today I will report … Continue reading

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This Is Your Life

Because sometimes we just need to check in with our priorities to stay healthy…

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That was SOOO 2011!

On Sunday my friend, Jessica, hosted a brunch to celebrate the fact that we finally rounded the curve on holiday party overkill. It was a “Post Holiday (Not Another Holiday Party) New Year’s Brunch” and a great excuse to get … Continue reading

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#62 on the Bucket List–Visit the Family Tree with Wuggs

Taking a “vacation” to visit family during the holidays can be pretty draining.  Sure its great to catch up with so many important people in our lives.  But there’s only packing in a year of relationships in one week before … Continue reading

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From Zero to Twelve

In 2010, I made a resolution that I would have No New Years Resolution.  I followed that rule again in 2011 with a simple theme of making the year “all about fun.”  While I did have lots of fun in the … Continue reading

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