5
Sep
2017
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Welcome!

Hello! As a play-based, depth-oriented creativity coach, I love to introduce women to the practice of the ‘Art of  Playing in the Everyday’ as a vehicle for deepening relationships, to develop an understanding of ‘work as play’, to learn about the wisdom and guidance available through dream play, and compose a creative life. If you are...
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7
Sep
2017
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What is the name of your Song?

My song’s title could be Should I Really Say That? or it could be entitled, Scream. My husband, Michael, was hospitalized for testing last week after an MRI showed that he had experienced a small stroke and had a major sinus infection to boot. Now, add to the mix that Michael and I have been together 25...
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5
Sep
2017
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Play and Self-Care

Playing with self-care * listening to STOP signals * so you can be free (to GO!) Want to learn more or work with me as a mentor and creative coach? I’d love to talk with you! Claim your Free Guide to the ‘Art of Playing in the Everyday’. Please leave a comment following this post/podcast or...
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22
Jun
2017
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I’m Crossing the Finish Line: Work as Play

After writing for 5 minutes about ‘crossing the finish line’ while visualizing and drawing that finish line in my visual journal, I realized that I had bumped up my ‘Can Do’ and deflated my ‘Critic’. This is what I wrote: When I see myself crossing the finish line, I am smiling, ecstatic, filled up, and...
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20
Jun
2017
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Playing with New Things and Perfection: We Are All a Little Weird

We are all a little weird and life’s a little weird, and when we find someone whose weirdness is compatible with ours, we join up with them and fall in mutual weirdness and call it love. ~ Dr. Seuss Stepping into new experiences in our lives can feel challenging. If, on top of those feelings...
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18
Jun
2017
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New Series: The Art of Playing in the Everyday and New Pathways (Part 2)

Last week I spent a week at my daughter’s home caring for my grandchildren and grand-dogs while she was away on a business trip. Yesterday it was time to go home. Heather, Bailey, and I found ourselves in a long ferry line. We would have been waiting for 3 hours or more to be loaded...
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15
Jun
2017
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A Dose of En-Courage-ment & Inspiration Leads to a New Focal Point

Over the last few weeks I have been in conversation with three very disparate people have brought me insight and safe passage as I bridge the gap between where I am and where I want to be. This morning I listened to Christine Gilbert talk about ‘bringing it together’. I recognized while listening that I am ready...
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16
May
2017
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Some Highlights from our NEW Instagram Photo Challenge & Contest to Inspire YOU!

Submit a photo for a chance to win a gift of playful goodies packaged lovingly by Mary Alice. Follow us at Instagram, use the hashtag #playintheeveryday, sign-up to receive ‘Play Notes‘, and you are in! BONUS!! When you sign-up for ‘Play Notes’ you will receive a link to download a copy of ‘The Art of Playing in the...
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8
May
2017
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Instagram Challenge: The Art of Playing in the Everyday

Submit a photo for a chance to win a gift of playful goodies packaged lovingly by Mary Alice. #playintheeveryday Our first Instagram Photo Challenge theme is THE ART OF PLAYING IN THE EVERYDAY. Spring has sprung and the promise of Summer to come is beckoning us to play. Whether its hiking with your friends, digging...
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