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Big Girls Do Cry

Big Girls Do Cry

Can we talk about mental health for a minute? I know, it isn’t “mental health day” or “mental health month”, but do we really need a day or a month to talk about something that in a normal year affects each and every one of us? Not to mention we’re not living in a...

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Metamorphosis

Metamorphosis

A change of the form or nature of a thing or person into a completely different one. I’ve found the journey of a butterfly resonating so strongly with me this year. And no, not in a cheesy I’m going to tattoo a butterfly on my ankle kind of way. This year has had a...

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Alone Together

Alone Together

Never in most of our lifetimes have we experienced anything so altogether unifying and isolating at the very same time. Back in March when Covid-19 first hit we quickly yanked the kids out of school, stocked up on basics, and prepared to spend a couple of weeks at...

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Bikini Time

Bikini Time

She Wore an Itty Bitty, Teeny Weeny Yellow, Blue, Pink, Green, Red…….you get the picture, bikini. Dreams coming true over here my friends! I remember wanting to be a professional artist at a very young age. I would draw fashion designs for my Barbie’s and sew them...

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Sand in My Toes….

Sand in My Toes….

Being an Island Girl, living in Florida, the beach is a lifestyle and not just a place. I love spending my days with my toes in the sand, wearing bathing suits, kimonos and beachy boho clothing, bracelets stacked up my arms and scarves in my hair while I play with...

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Have a Swell Day!

Have a Swell Day!

Water: it’s ever-changing, constantly flowing, has the ability to be whatever shape makes sense at the moment. When I was first approached by Chad and Jeannie, the owners of Guanabanas, to talk about their ideas for a new restaurant in Stuart, I knew instantly that we...

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Rise Up!

Rise Up!

Lea and Ro love finding time together appreciating art and gathering inspiration. (Photo taken at JF Gallery | Painting by Christina Major) It’s not often that you meet someone you just vibe with. Several years ago, my GreenDog partner, Lea, and I met at a little...

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How Many Summers?

How Many Summers?

- HOW MANY SUMMERS? - I packed my boys back to school this week. My oldest is a Freshman this year, how did that happen?  I don’t think I’ve felt these many emotions about a school year since the day I sent my little guy walking off into a world that looked so very...

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Detours

Detours

- Detours - Life doesn’t always go as planned…..we’ve all faced that before. I found myself really pondering that lately as a detour was thrown smack in my face. The county decided to close, as in entirely shut down, the road that we drive several times a day in order...

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