In the wake of so much destruction, depression and devastation, from the recent shooting to the fires across Southern California, it seems like I can feel the pain of the entire world lately. And I want to fix it. All of it. I know we’ll get there, in time. We’ll...read more
Unfortunately, most of us feel like there’s not quite enough money to go around.read more
– I know that some of you wish that you were further along in your lives or careers by now.
– I know that some of you have crippling, and unexplained anxiety sometimes about the most unexpected things.
– I know that some of you have deep sadness you’ve been carrying around for years, that you don’t quite know how to put down.read more
There are mixed emotions all over the world today, as the results are in for the election and Trump becomes our next US President. To some, it may be shocking, but I can't say I was surprised in the least. What is fascinating is the fatalistic view of what this means...read more
Like most girls, I am a Disney Princess in my head. When I need to clean, I expect birds and forest animals to help me. When I'm happy, I spontaneously break out into song and dance. And when I'm sad. And when I'm angry. And when there is a need for a comedic...read more
This story made me cry. Or should I say inspired me so much that I cried, since no one and nothing can MAKE you feel anything. It's a story of impossible odds, that reminds me a little of a weight loss journey, but is so SO much more. It's from the book UNSTOPPABLE by...read more
Fire burns, the world turns... and the true human spirit is ignited. On July 22nd, 2016 the Sand Fire started in the afternoon. It seemed fairly innocuous at first, but quickly grew to ravage thousands of miles including 18 homes and, devastatingly, one life....read more
As if it's not hard enough to deal with trying to lose weight, running two businesses and being a mom (I was a single mom for 7 years, but now I have an amazing boyfriend who treats me like a queen so it's unfair for me to claim single mom-ness)... all of the sudden,...read more
... is not realistic. :-/ Unfortunately. At least, it isn't if you want to keep it off after you've lost it... which we assume you do! We live in an instant gratification society and so that makes losing weight hard. Really hard. Like really, really, really, really...read more
Obviously, I say that tongue-in-cheek... I didn't ACTUALLY go crazy, although my friends thought I had. I decided to try a crazy fad that was all the rage and seemed like it would help me lose a ton of weight! The interesting thing is that I tried to convince myself I...read more