Almost a year ago, I wrote a post about turning 49. At the time, I felt like there were so many “shoulds”: I should be a certain way. I should look a certain way. I should act a certain way. I should have reached milestones: personal, professional, even spiritual. It was quite alarming – for […]
It’s June, and therefore, for those with children of almost any school age, it’s Graduation Season. Whether from pre-school to elementary, middle to high school, or university and beyond we have all been told, repeatedly, that it is a BIG DEAL. Growing up, wasn’t it just high school that was a big deal? Prom, corsage, […]
On the near-eve of my 49th birthday, it is nearly impossible to escape The Big 5-0 looming ahead. I think I started telling people I was â€œalmost 50â€ when I was 46. To which theyâ€™d often respond â€œbut you donâ€™t look 50â€. Thatâ€™s because I wasnâ€™t. Then. But with the year-long countdown about to begin […]
New Year, New You? Whatever. New Year, Old Me is this yearâ€™s resolution.
I’ve just returned from a week at Canyon Ranch in Tuscon. I remembered a kibbutz-like place with cheesy Southwestern furnishings and dark carpets. Those were the late 80’s. Those days are done. Now I can safely say: I’ve been Ranched.
Part kickboxing, part dancing, all sweating. It’s like Tae Bo for a new generation.
I know what you’re thinking – obviously having been on every diet means that I….erm… needed to be on every diet.
I feel the need to revisit that little thing called “mobile phone etiquette”. It seems that many of us our lacking it. Big time.
The trials and tribulations of parenting. The love. The joy. The pain….in the ass. It ain’t easy so I take any help I can get. And then I discard what I don’t need. Or want.
Sisters, you wouldn’t BELIEVE the things you hear when you’re knocked up.