inspiration, gratitude & surprises

29 Mar


This weekend is packed but it should be a fun one! Tonight my girlfriend, Taline is coming over for a night of food, wine, wedding talk (she’s also my maid of honor), tv and hanging. We are both in need of some quality time together. Tomorrow I finally start ballet classes. I’m reaaaaaally excited and slightly nervous I’ll make a fool of myself. It’s been twelve years since I’ve danced. Like riding a bike, right? That reminds me I have to buy ballet shoes this afternoon! After class I’m stopping over at my gorgeous cousins house for an afternoon glass of wine to celebrate her birthday. Then Brian and I are meeting our dinner club crew, Rachel & PJ and Loni & Mike for a night out on the town. For those of you who don’t know, once a month we pick a new restaurant to all go to. This month we picked Mercado, a mexican style restaurant in Santa Monica. Having dinner with this crew is something I look forward to every month! Then Sunday we are off to an easter brunch with Brian’s family and in the evening we are hosting a birthday party for my step-father, Irv.

What are you guys doing this weekend??

What inspired me this week?

What To Learn From A 6 Year Old Who Has Autism

You Don’t Have To Be Anything But Real 

our bright new garden plants. Lavender in lime green planters is quite a brilliant combo.

What am I grateful for this week?

I had my first essay published on MindBodyGreen! I can officially say I am “published” now.

a date night with two lovely ladies Katie & Erin. A dinner filled with inspiring talks about writing, being authentic, love and traveling.

hanging with my girlfriend Melissa. To say that I adore her would be an understatement.

the wedding is coming together!

What surprised me this week?

being referred to as a Glodney

How many people continue to respond to my piece about anxiety. It’s incredible how many people suffer with it on different levels.


“I do believe in an everyday sort of magic- the inexplicable connectedness we sometimes experience with places, people, works of art and the like; the eerie appropriateness of moments of synchronicity; the whispered voice, the hidden presence, when we think we’re alone.”  – Charles De Lint


7 Responses to “inspiration, gratitude & surprises”

  1. Melissa Chataigne March 29, 2013 at 8:58 am #

    Hanging with you this week has been the highlight of my week. Love you girl!-

  2. Loni Found Herself March 29, 2013 at 9:07 am #

    Can’t wait for Dinner Club!

  3. cravesadventure March 29, 2013 at 10:32 am #

    Loved reading your article on MindBodyGreen – Congrats!!! Happy Friday – Happy Weekend:)

  4. GrayEyedAthena March 29, 2013 at 1:18 pm #

    Love and admire your positivity! Keep going 🙂

  5. JenPastiloff March 30, 2013 at 1:10 am #


  6. maternalmedia March 30, 2013 at 4:54 pm #

    Congrats on being published! One small step for Kate, one giant leap for your passion!

  7. Erin Haslag (@WELLinLA) April 1, 2013 at 11:13 am #

    MWHAHHHH! Loved our dinner! And lavender + lime green is an unbeatable combo.

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