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It’s Hard Being a Single Mother: See Ways to Transform Three Fears into Hope

It's hard being a single mother, no matter how you break it down.…
February 6, 2023/by Tricia Rose Stone
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Exploring Six Different Soulmates: They’re All Here for Our Growth

Have you ever experienced that "impossible to explain" feeling…
February 4, 2023/by Tricia Rose Stone

Places to visit in Morocco: Explore, Discover, and Be Inspired!

Morocco is a vibrant and beautiful country, full of life and…
February 2, 2023/by Tricia Rose Stone
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Women in Philanthropy: See Eleven Interesting Traits Needed

Women in philanthropy are out there making a difference every…
January 31, 2023/by Tricia Rose Stone
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I’m Sorry I’m Not a Perfect Mom: Overcoming Pressures of Perfectionism

When you know, you know. And I know that "I'm sorry, I'm not…
January 30, 2023/by Tricia Rose Stone
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Ten Gabby Bernstein Quotes for Spiritual Awakening

Many quotes from Gabby Bernstein have made an enormous difference…
January 28, 2023/by Tricia Rose Stone
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Friends Drifting Apart: Is There a Loving Way to See This?

Just the idea of friends drifting apart may unleash waves of…
January 18, 2023/by Tricia Rose Stone
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A New Take on Goals for the New Year: Meaningful Daily Check-Ins

Each year, I create goals and plans to achieve. But then, early…
January 17, 2023/by Tricia Rose Stone
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Clear Connections: Seeing the Power of Relationships in New Ways

In Clear Connections, we explore the many relationships that…
January 15, 2023/by Tricia Rose Stone
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Weekend in Philadelphia: Discover a Culturally Vibrant, Artsy Scene

My husband and I took a whirlwind weekend trip to Philadelphia…
January 12, 2023/by Tricia Rose Stone
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The Importance of Self-Compassion for Mothers

I recently sat down with Barbara Green, Ph.D., to discuss the…
January 9, 2023/by Tricia Rose Stone
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February Giveaway Is Live: All Eyes on Celebration, Love, and You

The February giveaway is here!

We're going to be celebrating…
January 7, 2023/by Tricia Rose Stone
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Verse Eight of the Tao Te Ching: Flow Freely, and Without Resistance

Verse Eight of the Tao Te Ching offers a guide to being one with…
January 7, 2023/by Tricia Rose Stone
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Looking Within: See Many Ways to Be Kind to Yourself

Looking within and learning to be kind to yourself doesn't always…
January 4, 2023/by Tricia Rose Stone
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Motherhood Reframed: A Time for Your Spirit to Soar

The term 'motherhood reframed' turns the conventional idea of…
January 2, 2023/by Tricia Rose Stone
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Top Ten Most Viewed Blog Posts This Year

Every day, every month, and every year I'm always surprised to…
December 29, 2022/by Tricia Rose Stone
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How To Make A Vision Board For Manifestation in 2023

A vision board is a living, breathing creation. It’s a form of communication between you and this magical, expansive universe. A vision board sends the message: “This is who I am, and this is what I’m ready to receive.”
December 28, 2022/by Tricia Rose Stone
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Jennifer Gallagher: Cobblestones of Beacon Hill Was Destined to Be!

Jennifer Gallagher is an ethusiastic, hard-working mom of three…
December 23, 2022/by Tricia Rose Stone

Look on the Bright Side With These Six Empowering Steps

I know, I know. It's a cliche! But trying to look on the bright…
December 21, 2022/by Tricia Rose Stone
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Emotions are Contagious: Seeing Motherhood Through a New Lens

Have you heard the phrase 'Emotions are contagious'?

It's…
December 19, 2022/by Tricia Rose Stone

Clear Connection Lesson? The Energy You Give Is What You Get

It took me so long to learn this lesson: The energy you give…
December 17, 2022/by Tricia Rose Stone
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Seven Women’s Self Worth Quotes To Celebrate (As Moms, too!)

Do you sometimes wonder if your self-worth could use a bit of…
December 12, 2022/by Tricia Rose Stone
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Verse Seven of the Tao Te Ching: Alignment with Giving, Gratefulness

Verse Seven of the Tao Te Ching reminds us of the nature of the…
December 10, 2022/by Tricia Rose Stone
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January Giveaway: Visions of Love for the New Year!

A brand new year is right around the corner. So what are three…
December 8, 2022/by Tricia Rose Stone
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Six Fantastic Holiday Gifts That Give Back This Season!

Do you still have a few gifts to order for the holidays? I've…
December 6, 2022/by Tricia Rose Stone
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ABOUT Tricia Rose Stone

“Through rose colored glasses we can begin to look within and see our true beauty and extend that vision out to see the love and beauty in the world around us”

There was a long, winding journey that led me to the discovery of Rose Colored Glasses.

When my daughter was just three months old, and I was 30, an unexpected and painful divorce launched me onto a long path of healing and discovery.

Through therapy, intensive workshops, journaling, and meditation, I faced down difficult feelings – which, as I began to discover, weren’t all tethered to the divorce. I uncovered older emotions, long buried deep inside, waiting to be healed.

My journey into motherhood brought joy, adventure, and its own unique challenges. A turning point occurred when my daughter, who I raised as a single parent since infancy, turned 16 and opted to go live with her father.

The uncomfortable feelings surfaced again, and with them came questions like: Am I enough? Am I worthy? Am I capable?

In plumbing the doubts and the answers I found within, I realized I could reframe this experience as a gift. Our time apart offered a time of growth for both of us, and an opportunity for new connection as well.

This emboldened my belief in a loving universe that continually urges us to grow through our challenges, empowering us to become more fully who we are here to be. This initially painful experience ultimately helped free me from my old doubts.

My wish is to build a community that supports women to honor and celebrate their own unique paths, while recognizing how deeply connected we all are. Through “rose colored glasses” we can see the goodness and kindness within us, and then project our deepened sense of self-love outward. We can see a loving world that reflects back to us the truth – that we are loved, we belong, and we are worthy.

*Tricia and her husband are currently busy blending their family along both coasts, splitting time between Boston and Los Angeles. She has an 18 year old daughter and 3 adult stepdaughters.

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