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Learn to say no to things because it doesn’t fit your schedule, keeping an air of mystery about you. Don’t be seen or heard! Learn to be chic with red lipstick. Channel once said before you leave take two things off. Less is definitely more. Learn the art of patience, nothing happens at the speed of light. And most importantly learn to savor the sweet and live life simply.

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Journal: Writing my Book

Journal: Writing my Book

I love writing. Almost as much as I love researching and creating something magical.  However, lately, I find it difficult to shake myself out of the events I’ve written.  Let me explain.  For instance, I’ve written a scene where some explosion or perhaps a...

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Journal-The Garden Gave Me Blisters

Journal-The Garden Gave Me Blisters

This is the Saturday before Mother’s Day and I’m tired. Beat down and bruised. My muscles hurt, and not just from working in the Garden. I’ve also returned to the world of working out. I gave it up for a while because I just couldn't get myself off the couch. Now,...

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How to Manage Your Cortisol Levels

How to Manage Your Cortisol Levels

Have you been struggling with stress levels?  Regardless of where your stress levels are right now, I’m providing you with simple tips to help you manage your cortisol levels and keep stress from taking over your life.  When you’re stressed out a lot of things can...

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What I teach my Kids-Caring for each other

What I teach my Kids-Caring for each other

Our society today gets stranger every day and more different from how I grew up. In addition, many things have changed and with that, I had to change what I teach my kids. Some for the good and some not so good.  When the #ME movement was thunderously taking hold of...

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The Way The French Do Spring Cleaning

The Way The French Do Spring Cleaning

Spring is here, and that means it is time to tackle the winter dust, steam clean those drapes, and bring in the sunshine. I'm talking about Spring cleaning. The deep cleaning we all do after the hibernation has passed. This is the time of the year when we get...

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Hi, I’m Christina

how i'm managing my anxiety

I’m the coffee-addicted creative behind Christina Q. Writes. As a full-time writer and lover of history, I share insights into my crazy wonderful life.  Christina Q. Writes is where I share tips and advice to help you live simply and in the moment, and do it your way. Don’t be afraid to laugh at my mistakes!

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LOVER OF ALL THINGS VERSAILLES

I’m Christina

 

I’m Christina, a lover of all things literary, historical, and cozy. Settled in the picturesque grassy countryside of Normandy France, I embarked on a new chapter in the middle of the pandemic, because if COVID-19 taught us anything it’s that life is short and we should go after our dreams….

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