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Start Your Closet Diet with 5 Easy Steps closet cleaning f word to live by fashion Jan 24, 2023

It seems to be an annual ritual for many: eat, drink, and spend money in December; starve, refrain and pay in January.

Why not add to your January fun and put your closet on a diet too?

Fat closets are an epidemic. I have yet to see a closet that could not benefit from the loss of a few pounds....

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What do your clothes say about you? Jan 18, 2023

Clothing is an extension of who you are. You tell the world who you are, what you do, where you go and when, by what you wear on your back.

Your clothing is your business card. Your clothes reveal more about your internal life than you may realize. Every item in your closet is the result of a...

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A Clean Slate Starting Today – January 12 beautifulbuildup f word to live by fwordstoliveby toxicteardown Jan 12, 2023

Have you ever used this phrase on anyone – “I don’t care what you say, there is no excuse for _______"(insert the rest) 

  • not doing your homework, 
  • *forgetting to make your bed, 
  • *not brushing your teeth etc.” 

Actually, making excuses is a natural...

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What will you let go of in 2023? Jan 05, 2023

You can’t start this new year, a new chapter in your life if you are stuck in the old one. If you want to create a new self, or a new destiny, you first look at what it is you need to change about yourself.
Maybe you only have a few habits that don’t serve you and you would like to...

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My Thoughts on Aging aging f word to live by fwordstoliveby new year resolutions Dec 28, 2022

Are you one that cringes when a birthday rolls around or are you like me and love to celebrate another year? Growing older is a privilege not granted to everyone. And I feel like age is a limit we impose upon ourselves.

After menopause some women start to feel invisible and that they are no...

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How to select your Word of the Year Dec 22, 2022

I love selecting a Word of the Year. It feels very different from crossing a goal off my list. It is an intention, a mantra to guide my daily actions and become a better version of myself.

It takes me several days or a week to select a word. You might have one knocking you on the head. I have...

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The Secret to a Fulfilling Life Dec 14, 2022

Recently I attended a networking event hosted by a group of women. I struggled with what I wanted to wear. It was cold and rainy outside. The location was over 30 minutes from my home. I truly wanted to put on my p.j.'s and stay home and watch Christmas movies.

Do you ever feel that way? Do you...

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Surviving the Holidays 12 days of christmas f word to live by fwordstoliveby Dec 06, 2022

Hannah Fulkerson, psychotherapist, gives practical advice to those who struggle with feeling jolly and happy during the holidays. Please share this with anyone you think could use some support.

 

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The Twelve Days of Christmas 12 days of christmas f word to live by fwordstoliveby Nov 23, 2022

As the holiday season approaches, there seems to be more pressure to “have it all together.” First of all, who has it all together? Not me that’s for sure. But I’m offering The 12 Days of Christmas as a holiday survival guide for increased confidence with all things...

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I Hate Shopping Nov 16, 2022

I hate to shop when I’m looking for something specific. Recently I was in a local department store looking for a specific color of earrings. The lady behind the jewelry counter asked me if I was finding everything I needed, and I indicated the color of earring I was looking for. She...

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How to Dress with Gratitude f word to live by fashion fwordstoliveby gratitude holiday dressing Nov 09, 2022

There is much to be thankful for – wonderful FAMILY, amazing FRIENDS, good FOOD while having a ton of FUN! Let’s show our hosts how thankful we really are by how we show up to their dinner party– physically and mentally.

Take these tips and have a wonderful evening

  1. Put Some...
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Is it time for an oil change? f word to live by fwordstoliveby oil wellness Nov 01, 2022

Oil has been the black sheep of the beauty world because of its greasy nature. But there are good oils for our diet and oils that can keep your skin glowing all winter long.

Over the last several years I have discovered oils that have benefited my health and my skin. I’m excited to share...

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