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Paige
I am a Los Angeles native with Midwestern roots and am fluent in French, depending on my mood. I like to laugh often - mostly at myself - pay my bills on time and generally enjoy life.
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Within each of us are two competing sides, a polarity of character. Only one leads to greatness... Continue reading
Posted Apr 5, 2017 at Martini Rescue Squad
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On a dingy corner at an intersection/cross section where the dreamers and workers are indistinguishable, small reminders to keep being both are beautiful. Have a great week, MRS. Continue reading
Posted Mar 20, 2017 at Martini Rescue Squad
Happy Valentine's Day, Squad! I'm not sure about trusting math to find anyone's soul mate. In fact, many of us can probably attest to how many times those dating apps must have forgotten to move the decimal or carry the 1... There is so little about each of us that... Continue reading
Posted Feb 14, 2017 at Martini Rescue Squad
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Happy New Year! And every other holiday the last several months. Pardon me for going MIA. Hopefully this time has been wonderfilled. Or at least better than the year before. We have so much up on which to catch...to catch up on. However, I saw this at dinner last night... Continue reading
Posted Feb 3, 2017 at Martini Rescue Squad
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It’s rational to go to irrational lengths to protect yourself from things that will probably never happen, because peace of mind is priceless.* Right. *(Feel free to throw quotation marks around any of the preceding words for a little laugh). In all seriousness, have a terrific weekend. Continue reading
Posted Apr 21, 2016 at Martini Rescue Squad
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One Saturday a couple of months ago, I had to drop off something at work. It is in a pretty creative, interesting part of town...but who can take the time to slow down and soak it all in, right? Right. That morning was the perfect time to finally do so.... Continue reading
Posted Apr 7, 2016 at Martini Rescue Squad
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2UFc1pr2yUU True. Continue reading
Posted Mar 29, 2016 at Martini Rescue Squad
Two questions: 1) Who doesn't have a small crush on Tim McGraw? 2) And who doesn't get really emotional when you hear him sing this song by Lori McKenna?... Continue reading
Posted Jan 26, 2016 at Martini Rescue Squad
Posted Jan 23, 2016 at Martini Rescue Squad
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...Good health, abundance and fulfillment. Happy New Year, Martini Rescue Squad! Continue reading
Posted Jan 13, 2016 at Martini Rescue Squad
"Here's what happens in your brain when you laugh. Laughter has positive effects on your health." Continue reading
Posted Sep 30, 2015 at Martini Rescue Squad
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"Oh?...Great. I'll check this out..." Click. Ha. ~~~ Continue reading
Posted Sep 28, 2015 at Martini Rescue Squad
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"Oh?...Great. I'll check this out..." Click. Ha. ~~~ Continue reading
Posted Sep 28, 2015 at Martini Rescue Squad
Our bodies, minds and memories are very forgiving. Aren't we blessed for the new lives they continue to give us. ...And all the more so for those lucid moments when we let our relieved gratitude for how far we have come propel us to aspire for that much better. Continue reading
Posted Sep 6, 2015 at Martini Rescue Squad
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Barista: Your total is $... Have you joined our rewards program yet?... Continue reading
Posted Aug 25, 2015 at Martini Rescue Squad
...Some days, his message has a rewarding impact; it's funny, incriminating, inspirational, etc...For me, the message below is one of those. I hope you enjoy it too Continue reading
Posted Jul 31, 2015 at Martini Rescue Squad
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Here's to those days when your dentist says you do not have any cavities, you confirm plans with your preschool best friend, it only takes a few times circling the block to find a parking space at your chosen coffee shop and "Solsbury Hill" is playing inside. ...And to when... Continue reading
Posted Jul 28, 2015 at Martini Rescue Squad
Anyone who wants a chuckle, especially fellow Country fans, give this a look: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_MOavH-Eivw Continue reading
Posted Jul 17, 2015 at Martini Rescue Squad
*If you want more information about this writer, take a look at this link: http://www.chesterton.org/category/discover-chesterton/ Continue reading
Posted Jul 14, 2015 at Martini Rescue Squad
"Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don't have, you will never, ever have enough." - Oprah Winfrey..."Things turn out best for people who make the best of the way things turn out" - John Wooden... Continue reading
Posted Jun 19, 2015 at Martini Rescue Squad
...For the balance of his life until he passed in 1963, he wrote several poems dedicated to his fallen friends. The following is one of them...Thank you to all of the men and women who serve or have served our country and to their families. Continue reading
Posted May 25, 2015 at Martini Rescue Squad
"Discomfort is purposeful...When pain knocks on the door—wise ones breathe deep and say: 'Come in. Sit down with me. And don’t leave until you’ve taught me what I need to know'...It leaves me better, bigger, wiser, softer, kinder so I don’t want to avoid it..." Continue reading
Posted Apr 21, 2015 at Martini Rescue Squad
"My definitions of freedom have shifted as I've grown older. Always yearning to be 'free,' I have vacillated between strict discipline and chaos. Balance is difficult to find when I adhere to external expectations, and equally as difficult to find when I let the inertia of laziness dissolve the structure... Continue reading
Posted Mar 23, 2015 at Martini Rescue Squad