What’s Happening — Come Hang Out with Me

Pray for me people — in my year of getting my hair wet, I am participating in my second Google Hangout but this time, I’m not just braving 7 Minutes like I did with my friend Unknown Mami. Today, MomCom has convinced me to talk for 15. Aack! The subject is keeping your dreams alive […]

41 Trips Around the Sun

41 Trips around the sun, and what have you done? On Friday, I celebrated another birthday bringing my total to 41. I decided this year to break with tradition and not look at my life in perspective of where I going but instead look from where I have come. In other words, I usually think […]

Ashley Judd is My Hero

Last week, I spoke about a few hot topics. I almost wrote about Ashley Judd then but I really wanted to highlight how AWESOME I think this woman is. So often women in the media capitalize on their beauty and never speak to the ridiculousness of a system that tells us that girls in their […]

A Letter to the Face in the Mirror

Dear Face, Although I see you every day, I am still a bit surprised when my eye catches a glimpse of you. There are new crinkles and catches, smile lines and punctuation marks. And am I mistaken or has the back half of my jaw decided to split with the front half? I guess this […]

Living My Best Life

Oprah always liked to talk about living your best life. She would bring on a collection of “experts” to tell us how to do it. And I soaked it up like a sponge. (I actually mourned her leaving.) And like all good Oprah-ites, I had a vision of what that Best Life would be. It […]