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My Butt is where it’s Supposed to be – Lee Jeans Product Review

Thanks to my friend and wonderful blogger, Trish from Night Owl Mama and Lee Jeans for hosting a Style Party.  I must admit, my first thought was that Lee Jeans were “mom jeans” and not for me, but  I’m always interested in finding a pair of good looking jeans, really like Trish and thought it would be […]

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Private Dinner Party with a Twist

Several years ago, I hosted a dinner for some single friends.  Four guys and four women.  One of my guy friends invited three of his friends and I invited three of mine.  The wine was flowing (for me the Effen Black Cherry and diet Coke) It was a phenomenal evening and I ended up meeting a guy […]

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A Weekend at O You, My OWN Ambassador Friends and a Very Special Lunch with Ms. Oprah Winfrey

A Weekend at O You, My OWN Ambassador Friends and a Very Special Lunch with Ms. Oprah Winfrey

Last weekend I attended O You, a day full of motivational talks from Oprah and all of her tell it like is friends.  The experience was spectacular on many levels.  I was able to re-connect with a few of my OWN Ambassador friends who I first met at Oprah’s Life Class in NY, collect dozens of […]

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Finding Hearts

Finding Hearts

It started with a heart left by Tuesday, the goofy 6-toed cat, in his food bowl. As smart as the little guy is, I don’t actually think my cat is an artist, nor do I think he knows what he did. Completely random, it still captured my attention.       Fast forward a few […]

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My Cubs Pledge

My Cubs Pledge

MasterCard created a very cool program for Cubs fans, appropriately named, the Cubs Pledge, as part of their Priceless Chicago program.  The program is fun and fairly simple  to enter.  Here’s how it works: 1. Head over to the MasterCard Facebook Fan Page sweepstakes app, The Cubs Pledge: (http://on.fb.me/JCfyVn) 2.  Pledge what you’d do to […]

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Celebrating the New Year!

Celebrating the New Year!

Eve of the Eve I always love when New Years Eve comes around, not because of New Years Eve, but because of Eve of the Eve a black tie fundraiser at Union Station that’s you guessed it, on the 30th.  The event is amazing for a few reasons:  It’s a great reason to get all […]

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Sassy, Sassy Shoe Giveaway

Thanks to Meredith Sinclair for inviting me to her Sole Society party at the Poison Cup this week.  Sole Society is a mail order shoe program.  Think Columbia House CD’s, but way cuter and cooler!!!  That’s right, each month; you get a sassy pair of new shoes selected for you based on pre-set preferences for […]

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Hope’s Big Hawaiian Adventure – Watch out Hawaii, here I come

Hope’s Big Hawaiian Adventure – Watch out Hawaii, here I come

On Tuesday, March 1st, I will start out on an amazing 6 day adventure that is just the start of a new chapter in The Year of Hope.  Thanks to my friend and partner in crime, Linda Decker and The Castle in Hawaii, an upscale bed and breakfast sitting on the edge of the ocean, […]

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Wicked – a must see play for all ages

Wicked – a must see play for all ages

SPOILER ALERT If you haven’t see Wicked the Musical and don’t want a sneak peak about the story line. STOP reading now and GO get your tickets to see musical before they are all gone!  I’m so happy that I was able to see this musical and it’s gained a spot as one of my […]

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Naked Fitness Re-cap – Day 1

Naked Fitness Re-cap – Day 1

weeklong series of events hosted by Andrea Metcalf where the book came to life via field trips to local businesses that fit into the views of the book such as McDonald’s, EA Sports Active, Kenmore Live Studio, Meijer and more. The week was jam packed with information and there was no time for reflecting and writing, but what we all learned is so valuable that I’m going to re-live last week all this week via posts that will share the highlights of the experience so you can live it along with me and the rest of the Naked Fitness crew.

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