Where Does The JOY OF GIVING Hide?
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It has often been said that the spirit of the holidays is lost in commercialism. As I reflect on that statement; I, personally, don’t believe that spirit can be lost. Discarded, perhaps. Ignored, disrespected…. of course. However, gifts, at their most basic are about giving and receiving… a back and forth, in and out… like a breath. And, as fate would have it, … Continue reading

Why Is Having Fun Important To Staying Fit?
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I have a super fun idea to keep you healthy and happy through the holidays.. It’s simple. Hula-Hoop. YES, you can. So why Hula-Hoop? Because the idea is silly and it makes me laugh… plus, it WORKS! A while back a doctor of mine told me if you do what you enjoy to stay in shape you’ll stick with it. Not feeling … Continue reading

How Now Brown Cow... Moo-tiful Inspiration
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You may or may not know it, but the inspiration for our entire brand is our “Holy Cow” t‑shirt. It’s a phrase I often use which gives both emphasis and humor… and quite simply our sweet girl’s face, is meant to make you happy. But, there is so much more that the humble cow brings to our lives… You likely know that … Continue reading

How Going Back In Time Can Make You Happier Right Now
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Some of my fondest memories are my time in Greece where I lived much of my early childhood. All these years later I can see the influence it had on me; the art I enjoy, the outdoors I crave and even the afternoon Mediterranean nap schedule I fought off as I child that I now relish. Like many children I was a finicky eater. But when it came to … Continue reading

Calling All Women: 3 Ways To Remedy Fear and Insecurity
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I posted the above image on one of my Pinterest boards and very quickly it received a flurry of likes and re-pins…mostly from women. Interesting! This got me thinking that perhaps being a lady is a lost art. I know plenty of women who prefer Mae West to Grace Kelly any day; the bawdy humor, the ironic air of superiority over men and the … Continue reading