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With Intention

With Intention

Today, I did something that I hadn’t done in quite a long time. I moved. With intention. I sat. With intention. I ate. With intention. I watched. With intention. I wrote. With intention. I listened. With intention. I parented. With intention. Today, I was me. With...

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‘Tis the Season for Family Traditions

‘Tis the Season for Family Traditions

One of the most important gifts my parents gave to me was instilling the value of traditions in me as a child.   As a parent, I strive to offer my children that same gift. From cherished holiday moments such as decorating Christmas cookies and lighting the menorah to...

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Hand in Hand

Hand in Hand

I was cleaning out my files the other day and came across the poem that I read often when I worked with the elderly. I've held onto it as a reminder that I am never alone. And, neither are you. I look forward to building stronger communities so no child, no parent, no...

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Daffodils & Parenting

Daffodils & Parenting

Often, I hear parents say, "I'm just not getting through. I don't see a change in my son/daughter." Please, don't despair. The following story (which my mom sent me in 2006), is an ideal example of how just one small act can make a long term difference. With love and...

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Crafting a Family Mission

Crafting a Family Mission

I am an action flick gal. I have seen every James Bond movie - at least three times. I was first in line to see Transformers (the first one, not the last one), and I never miss a superhero adventure.   So, when the topic of missions comes up, it is no surprise that...

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