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Jordan-Alicia is a writer, editor, ABA therapist, photographer, puppy parent & general fun-haver/do-gooder living in Los Angeles. When not writing, she works. When not working, she likes to wander around. For more, visit:!

Kid’s Choice
February 9, 2011 – 5:18 pm | Comments
Kid’s Choice

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Oh, sod it, I think, as I remove the thirteenth dress from its hanger in one swift motion.  I’ve saved the best for …

Like a G6
October 13, 2010 – 2:56 pm | Comments

In the time it takes to peruse the Sunday ‘want’ ads, take comfort in the fact that someone else out there has just raised an absolute killing in a ghastly attempt at feigning political dexterity.  Or …

Other People’s Happiness (A Review)
September 27, 2010 – 4:13 am | Comments

I’d never solely base my happiness upon another person’s, but it’s a somewhat curious habit of mine to at least imagine a walk in another’s shoes. Let’s be honest:  most of us are guilty of …

September 6, 2010 – 4:48 am | Comments

I’ll cut right to the chase.  Don’t be afraid to let go (or, at the very least, loosen your grip a bit) on what could be or what you’re hoping for to live in the …

September 2, 2010 – 12:47 am | Comments

If it’s true you should write what you know, I’ve got a lot of thinking to do.  It occurred to me that I perhaps don’t understand as much about myself as I’d assumed.  Exhibit A: …

To Do, To [Also] Do
August 23, 2010 – 4:56 am | Comments

Ever feel like the more time you spend trying to earn those check marks on your “To Do” list, the lengthier it seems to become?  Ever notice how other people appear to have it way …

Happiness Tip # 4
July 20, 2010 – 3:48 pm | Comments
Happiness Tip # 4

In contrast to how relaxed this weekend was, I sprung out of bed first thing this morning with my mind churning a million miles a moment.  Seriously, it’s as if there’s some sort …

In the Interim
June 29, 2010 – 4:32 am | Comments

So, it seems like only days ago, I was making that long-awaited dash across the graduation platform.  Ever since, I’ve made it a habit of mine to not take these first few months of …