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questioning this thing too frequently named as authenticity

I have a major girl crush on Jennifer New. Here’s one reason why.

Jennifer New

imagesThe most authentic thing you can do is keep showing up.

The most authentic thing you can do is remember waking up in your bedroom when you were ten, listening to the a bike whiz by on the street, hearing your father walk down the hallway.

The most authentic thing you can do is to rest a hand on your husband’s arm. Just that.

The most authentic thing you can do is eat peanut butter from the spoon while standing in your underwear in the kitchen, the dog on the sofa watching you out of a half-opened eye.

The most authentic thing you can do is to wave at your neighbor as she pulls her garbage can from the curb.

The most authentic thing you can do is draw your bath steaming hot, sink into the salty water, fill your lungs with breath, and then sight it out.

The most authentic thing you can is wipe…

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  1. What a great post. Thank you for sharing Jennifer’s work. Miss you M! oxoxS

    March 4, 2015
  2. Maureen #

    nice memories of everyday moments to cherish. I read a little of her blog on teaching yoga, love her varied music she plays for her classes.

    March 4, 2015
  3. Jennifer #

    Thank you, Miranda! This is the sweetest thing to accidentally trip across on a cold late winter night! I’m pretty certain no one has girl crushed me before. I’m blushing!

    March 4, 2015

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