I received my Valentine today and it was better than anything I could have imagined. Feeling a bit spent before noon even arrived, I left my office for a moment just to get out and take a quick drive. I wanted to have a moment in my busy day for myself and get a quick […]
This I believe: marriage can be a beautiful thing. I just had a crappy experience at it, to say the least. The way we love and parent is being redefined, and the definition of family is not what it was 20, 30, 50 years ago. And I think this too is a beautiful thing.
Okay, it’s time for real talk and honesty. I recently said I wouldn’t hide again when I’m facing a life challenge, so I’m going to hold myself to that promise. I’m losing my hair. It started the first of October, and I just chalked it up to seasonal changes that happens every year. When the […]
Dear Awkward Teenaged Girl, It totally sucks, I know. Every single day you wake up and look in the mirror, analyzing yourself and picking out every single imperfection. You spend countless hours online, on Facebook, looking at other girls and trying to figure out how their lives are so darn perfect. Their hair is never out of […]
Youth is wasted on the young, but it doesn’t have to be. In the early 1980s, roller rinks were the totally rad hangout spots. I did twirls, spins and even attempted a few jumps occasionally. It was so freeing to skate hard and fast, with arms wide open and hair blowing straight back to the […]
The cosmetic industry is ridiculous, according to Grace Choi a Harvard Business grad who told Business Insider, “The makeup industry makes a whole lot of money on a whole lot of bullshit. They charge a huge premium on something that tech provides for free. That one thing is color.” The same ink used in a desktop printer […]
Now, before I proceed I need to clarify two things. 1. I really enjoy lists and 2. I’m not a man hater. The truth is, I enjoy men and have spent most of my life involved in some kind of mad crush on one or two at a time. However, at this point in my […]