Gratituesday 2.25.20 – Surplus!

Gratituesday 2.25.20 – Surplus!

Hi, my name is Hope, and I have an umbrella problem. An umbrella surplus problem, to be exact. I own about 10 umbrellas, but then I fail to check the forecast and get caught in the rain. So I either grab one from hotel coat checks or lost & founds, or buy a brand new...

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Vendors I Love: TORI THE ORGANIZER

Vendors I Love: TORI THE ORGANIZER

I met Tori Cohen a few years ago in a women's networking group. She is so energetic and she SINGS! I tend to highlight folks from the wedding world, however, I thought it time to share those I recommend as part of my premarital counseling practice. It's super clear...

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Celebration Thursday 1.30.20 – What’s Needed?

Celebration Thursday 1.30.20 – What’s Needed?

On my counseling in-take form, I ask my couples how they prefer their partner reacts when they're scared or hurting. It's usually an easy question for each individual to answer and it clarifies WHAT'S NEEDED in THE MOMENT. The bigger question is however, is their...

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Gratituesday 1.21.20 – Hindsight is 2020

Gratituesday 1.21.20 – Hindsight is 2020

There has been lots of talk around vision as we entered 2020. Hindsight is 2020, for example was mentioned A LOT. It got me thinking about the decisions I've made recently, and if I knew what I know now, would I have made other choices. Sure, sure most of this is...

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Celebration Thursday 1.2.20 – Welcome Home!

Celebration Thursday 1.2.20 – Welcome Home!

Welcome to 2020, and for me it's finally Welcome Home. Welcome to my new home, that is. Some of you may know that I've struggled for the last few years trying to find an apartment in Manhattan, and then once I found one, it was equally challenging to not only...

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Celebration Thursday 12.5.19 – Listening Up!

Celebration Thursday 12.5.19 – Listening Up!

In one of my meditations this week, I spoke about quieting the body and the mind in order to pay attention to the world around us. Really, just being able to LISTEN UP. And I tend to share things that I need to hear myself. There is so much clutter in the world around...

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Gratituesday 11.12.19 – Rainy Day Productivity

Gratituesday 11.12.19 – Rainy Day Productivity

Today is the first rainy day in a while. I really want to curl up on the couch with a cup of tea and watch movies all day. However, I need to keep moving as I have too much to do. I had such a desire to take a nap yesterday, but with a networking lunch, stopping by...

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Gratituesday 11.5.19 – Climbing Uphill

Gratituesday 11.5.19 – Climbing Uphill

This entire year, I've been climbing uphill. Okay, take that back. I've been climbing uphill for the last 2 years. I have been working my tushy off so I'm set up for a bit of ease. Not coasting downhill or anything, but ease. I shifted careers over the last 10 years,...

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