I am only a few days in…and am trying to determine a rhythm, if you will…a way to organize these posts in a way that makes sense. Several things are becoming quite apparent: The bigger question of WHY we wear make up is truly THE experiment. This struck me yesterday in a very personal way. […]Read More February 5: Observing the Naked Face Project
Last night I posted a very simple question on my Facebook page and it was “What, in your opinion, is one of the most beautiful flowers and why?” The answeres I got were well thought out and absolutely beautiful. Everyone had not only a response to WHAT is one of the most beautiful floweres, but […]Read More February 3rd: Peace
First of all, Caitlin and I are both grateful and overwhelmed by the attention this project is receiving. We’ve received so many comments and emails…clearly we’ve tapped into something very deep…far deeper than what appears to be only skin deep. Second of all…I’m discovering that having a sense of humor about this…for me is mandatory. […]Read More February 2nd: Being the Boss of My Own Brain
Last night, while my daughter sat in the living room and did her homework, I pulled out all of my beauty “stuff” and put it on a small table in the center of the room. I was surprised at all that was there. There were a lot of lotions…lotions that…smell good, reduce wrinkles, have sparkles. There were lotions […]Read More February 1st…Here We Go!
I know that today…my life is changed. I’m not sure I will ever be able to go back, maybe I won’t want to…but to me this is a big deal…I’m shifting. I’m beginning to see what I’ve tried not to…and it’s scary…if I look at it from the big picture. So here goes. Every once […]Read More The Naked Face Project
This past year, Girls on the Run changed up our core values, mission and vision statement. It was time. The organization has grown SO MUCH in spirit. This constantly evolving “movement” needed some new values to explain what it is all about. Here’s what those look like: Girls on the Run honors its core values. […]Read More Letting It Go
I swear, if I could wear my pajamas everywhere I would. I remember when my kids were little, they had a variety of themed pajamas…Hank’s favorite was Spider Man. He would wear those everywhere…and I was okay with that. Pajamas are just so…loose…soft…comfortable. I’m currently down in Tampa, Florida for our annual Girls on the […]Read More Pajamas in the Elevator and Other Things 8 Year Olds Do