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Today is my birthday and as I look in the mirror I’m not the same woman I used to be…thank God. Let me explain… About 15 years ago I woke up and I caught myself looking in the mirror “What is happening to you?” I heard a voice say… ‘Is this it? Is this what […]

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SelfSabotage

Chère, It really does happen to all of us, that pull AWAY from what we said we would do. The resistance that shows up, that voice of self-sabotage. “Its not going to make a difference anyway” “I’m too tired (fat, ugly, old) for it to matter” “I’ll do it tomorrow” Why is it we stop […]

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Tara pole dancing

So… I decided to try something different for the new year.  Expand my horizons, challenge myself, do something new and different. Pole dancing. I found myself in a ‘so called’ beginner class… Here is what happened… First the class was half way across town. I arrived with my yoga pants only to be told that […]

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ok so here we are…2015! Are you feeling excited?  Already overwhelmed?  Confused?  Scared?  All of it? In my last post I shared with you my recent “fight” with my husband and what I really go through in the New Year.  Now I want to share with you HOW I get to where I want to […]

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Happy 2015 Marinos

I’m in the car at the bottom of the Autrans ski lifts as Dave, Dom and Nico do one (or two or three;) more runs! My legs are tired and my nose is frozen… so I’m sitting the rest out. But I do ok for “a mom” I’m told ;) I am so grateful for […]

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What is on your Christmas list? Do you still make a Christmas list? It’s so easy to get caught up in gifts for kids, family, and friends and to forget about what YOU want! :) As a team, we created our Christmas lists with our FemmeTypes…it was so much fun. And we wanted to share […]

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what is the perfect time tara marino

What do you think about Elegant Femme’s new digs? I love it. I am so excited to launch now. . .it feels so fresh and new. It is back to school (La Rentrée in France), when everything is new. . .and having our new ‘home’ launch now feels right ;). But it has been a […]

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