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How Do You Find The Time?

Posted by on Mar 25, 2015

By Vee Pope “How do you find the time?” I’m trying to break up with how that question makes me feel. It has simultaneously irked me and made me feel productive. My over...

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Motivation

Posted by on Feb 28, 2015

The dress…you know the one. The “What color is it?!” that people are freaking out over. Crazy how you can look at the same thing and see two totally...

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Health & Well-Being

Where Does Balance Begin?

Posted by on Mar 19, 2015

A couple of months ago I posted about finding balance, and how I like the “surfing” concept of balance more than the “scales of judgment” idea. To share an inside peek into the...

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Family & Relationships

True Confessions from Twelve Years of Marriage

Posted by on Mar 30, 2015

Today marks twelve years in my marriage. If practicing something for 10,000 hours makes you an expert at something, I guess that makes me an expert at marriage. Well, it makes me...

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Mind-Blowing Talent: A list of underrated actresses.

Mind-Blowing Talent: A list of underrated actresses.

Mar 31, 2015

We watch movies and television for enjoyment, education and entertainment. We get lost in the worlds that we see on the screen. It is up to the actors to breathe life into the characters we are going on the journey with. You know the stars’ names, for example: Angelina Jolie, Kate Hudson, Julianne Moore and Sandra Bullock just to name a few. When you...

True Confessions from Twelve Years of Marriage

True Confessions from Twelve Years of Marriage

Mar 30, 2015

Today marks twelve years in my marriage. If practicing something for 10,000 hours makes you an expert at something, I guess that makes me an expert at marriage. Well, it makes me an expert at my marriage at least. After twelve years, however, I am still practicing. And in this practice, I have discovered a few key elements and beliefs that have led to a place...

Musing #43: The Prince George Method (A Coping Strategy)

Musing #43: The Prince George Method (A Coping Strategy)

Mar 27, 2015

What you’re about to read, however ridiculous, is 100% true. I am, if nothing else, an escapist. I shamelessly prefer the worlds of cinema, literature, music and history to that of living, breathing humans any day of the week and thrice on Sunday. Not saying that’s a good thing, just saying it’s an actual thing about me. Movies, books, songs...

How Do You Find The Time?

How Do You Find The Time?

Mar 25, 2015

By Vee Pope “How do you find the time?” I’m trying to break up with how that question makes me feel. It has simultaneously irked me and made me feel productive. My over analytical mind asks if it’s a loaded or genuine question all the time. I never know but what I do know is that I can control how I react to it.   So, how do I find the time? I...

Donna Reed would be horrified!

Donna Reed would be horrified!

Mar 24, 2015

We watch television pretty much everyday of our lives where we can be entertained, educated and informed. Some of you may even watch the racy channels to spice up your life a bit. When we love a show we invest in the characters and want to watch their exploits, adventures and dramas on a weekly basis. Watch a show enough and you actually feel like you know the...

Dear Cell Phone User,

Dear Cell Phone User,

Mar 23, 2015

Over my next few Monday-Funday columns, I will write about things that get under my skin and bug me. I am serious about the things I am saying and hope I have said it with enough humor to make you smile.  Alexandra xoxo We live life day by day, doing our jobs, taking care of our families, doing our weekly (and sometimes) daily chores. Life at times can be very...

Where Does Balance Begin?

Where Does Balance Begin?

Mar 19, 2015

A couple of months ago I posted about finding balance, and how I like the “surfing” concept of balance more than the “scales of judgment” idea. To share an inside peek into the life of Jen, I’ve been struggling with balance and time management recently in my life, and for a multitude of reasons it’s been hard to see a solution that I can really get behind. And...

Branding Tips For The Small Business Owner

Branding Tips For The Small Business Owner

Mar 18, 2015

Small businesses often overlook their branding efforts because of the perceived cost of having a cohesive look. In reality, it’s a small investment with high return potential. Branding is the first thing a customer sees and also the last thing a customer feels. My best tips to help you strengthen your brand: 1. Describe Your Brand’s Personality – What does your...

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