Category Archives: Friendships

Dissecting an “Off” Day

We looked at each other. Terror filled our eyes, yet oddly, we both still felt the strength of two women ready to fight. our way. OUT. Knowing our last hour of life could quite possibly be near, my heart beat … Continue reading

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Assumptions and Reflections

“Begin challenging your own assumptions. Your assumptions are your windows on the world. Scrub them off every once in awhile, or the light won’t come in.” ~ Alan Alda Assumptions Do you ever find yourself assuming you know exactly who … Continue reading

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And They Lived Happily Ever After…

This weekend I woke up to warmth and sunshine. I grabbed my cup of coffee and stayed as far away from my office as possible. I proceeded to spend some much needed family time together with my husband and kids. … Continue reading

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Coffee Talk

This week is a double post week at On-the-Go Momma… Because today I am leaving my space here to guest post for my friend Amy over at Coffee Lovin’ Mom. Amy and I met when I attended my first (and … Continue reading

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When the Newness Wears Off…

This week I am full swing into Operation “Embrace the Chaos.” Yep. Christmas Shopping. Birthday Shopping. Holiday planning and everything else that is my crazy, CRAZY December. So, months ago, when a good blogging friend invited me to do a … Continue reading

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Things I’d Like to Remember

To-do lists, calendars, email reminders to myself… I have tried it all. Remembering all the things that need to get done in my busy life can be hard for me. And sometimes, I admit, I just tune out. To those … Continue reading

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The Missing Hour

It was a Friday. I was by myself. Relaxed and eating sushi in a restaurant. NO! I swear this is not a dream. Last week I actually found myself getting out of a meeting early, with an hour still to … Continue reading

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A Life Lesson in the Art of Prioritization

Guess what?…it was beautiful outside today. Yep, a beautiful day. Ab-so-lute-ly gorgeous outside. And the real clincher – I felt relaxed. Me relaxing with my kids on our front porch swing. And that, unto itself is quite a statement. Because … Continue reading

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Re-discovering the Power of Gratitude

One thing that never ceases to amaze and humble me, is when someone pauses to say: Thank you. The fact that someone takes even a moment of their time to acknowledge something another does, pleasantly (but still surprisingly) continues to … Continue reading

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A Letter to My Friends (hopefully?)

Hello? Is anybody out there? “Who is it?” you ask…? Why it’s me, your friend… remember me? We used to hang out? We used to talk on the phone? And when it got really busy we used to at least … Continue reading

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