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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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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 […]

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Friday Favorites – October 5th Zaggora Hot Pants

Friday Favorites – October 5th Zaggora Hot Pants

Quick post on my amazing Zaggora Hot Pants.  I have two pairs and love them both!  I purchased my first pair (flair’s) with a coupon from a daily deal site.  LOVE them.  The black legging looking workout pants were billed as “hot pants” and all I remember is seeing 30 day challenge, sweat and lose […]

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Magnificent Mile Shopping Fest

Magnificent Mile Shopping Fest

Michigan Avenue (AKA the Mag Mile) has always been the hub of Chicago fashion and shopping.  The Greater North Michigan Avenue Association and several of the shops and restaurants on Michigan Avenue shine a spotlight on all the Mag Mile has to offer during the Magnificent Mile Shopping Fest presented by MasterCard (client*.) The Fest […]

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Protected: Facebook “Friend” Reality Check – Dealing with My (Single White Female) Stalker

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Rainier cherry

Friday Favorites

Welcome to my first Friday Favorites post.  Each Friday, I’ll be sharing one of my favorite things with you.  Today, I’d like to introduce Rainier cherries. The sweet sister of the regular cherry.  Eating them is like eating healthy candy.  The only downside is the pits – which makes them hard to grab and go. […]

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weigh in August 1st 2012

Wednesday Weigh-in August 1st

All I have to say about my weight this week (compared to being 166 lbs last week) is that I had a good weekend.  A VERY good weekend that started out with a fabulous decadent dinner at the Signature Room on Friday to roof top party on Saturday.  It made me realize how easy it […]

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Exclusive Shopping, Dining, Pampering and Bears Football Experiences all Within Reach – MasterCard Priceless Chicago

Exclusive Shopping, Dining, Pampering and Bears Football Experiences all Within Reach – MasterCard Priceless Chicago

How would you like to Explore American Girl Place® during private shopping hours and learn the inspiration behind the stories from award-winning American Girl author, Mary Casanova, over brunch with your daughter?  Maybe an exclusive cooking class with a top chef or reservations to an impossible to get into restaurant is more your style? Until […]

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20 lbs Gone – BAM!! 9 Weight Loss Motivators That are Keeping me Going

I lost 20 lbs and plan on them staying lost FOREVER!!!  I’ve felt so fabulous and so motivated lately.  Thought I’d share my motivation and what is keeping my hand out of the cookie jar: 1.  Stepping on the scale this am and seeing this:               and not this:             2.  […]

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Wednesday Weigh-in July 18th, 2012

Today’s weight 168 I’ve lost less than a lb a week if you average out my weight loss since I started dieting in February.  Not very encouraging, but at least the scale is moving in the right direction.  Cutting out down on the white flour, sugar, etc has been good, but notice how I say […]

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