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An inside look, behind the scenes and under the covers.

I’ve been a little absent from the blog for a few days because I’ve had a sudden and welcomed uptick in my day job lately. If you follow me on Instagram or Foursquare, you’ve likely seen one or two pics/check-ins from recent bookings and my audition schedule that has me bouncing all over New York. I love the opportunity to do what I do but it often means 12- to 15-hour days and that leaves precious little time for sleeping, much less blogging.
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Why Not Me: Halle Berry and The Seattle Seahawks
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Why Not Me: Halle Berry and The Seattle …

After the Seattle Seahawks dragged Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos all over New Jersey during Super Bowl XLVIII, Seahawks quarterback, Russell Wilson, spoke about the spirit and determination instilled in him by his father as a contributing factor in his glorious Super Bowl win. According to Wilson, whenever he was faced with a difficult challenge or seemingly insurmountable odds, his father taught him to think ‘why not me?’ Wilson said that this is how he approached the season: somebody has to win so ‘why not me’ and for his team, ‘why not us.’ The phrase struck me (and millions of others) immediately.…
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My Year of Mindful Living
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My Year of Mindful Living

Happy New Year!

 

I recently discovered that a lot of bloggers have written about one word that will have the most meaning for them in 2014. At first I thought, ‘One word? There’s no way that one word can do all the things I need a mystical, magical word to do.’ Then I realized there is: mindful. Being mindful takes care of a whole slew of woes and worries.…
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That’s a Wrap: Looking Back on 2013
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That’s a Wrap: Looking Back on 2013

I am suddenly overcome with the urge to rock out to Another One Bites Dust. 2013 was one hell of a challenging year, to say the absolute least. And on this final day, I can’t help but feel like I’ve been through the wringer several times over. I am glad to say that I’ve made it through to the other side but I’m tired y’all.…
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