With the exception of two six-month leaves of absence after the birth of each of my children, I am fortunate to have worked since the day I graduated college. During this time, I have changed jobs but they have been strategic steps forward in my career and I just recently celebrated my eleven year anniversary at my […]
The current May issue of the Oprah Magazine is titled, “Live, Love & Thrive: All the Way to 95!” Basically, the whole of the O is about aging. Whilst on the potty skimming page by page, one article caught my eye, “Learn Your Subjective Age.” (Yes, my husband taught me the luxury of reading on the […]
“First time,” the woman said, more as a statement than a question, my tear filled eyes betraying me with just one glance. “Yes,” I sighed as my chest heaved with emotional resignation, so wrapped up in the moment that I did not care to analyze this veteran mother’s assessment of my behavior. “Can I take […]
I also know, all too well, the link between childhood obesity and the consumption of fat-laidened hamburgers and fries. But yet, I still partake in the wares of Mickey-D’s. More grievous, I subject my own children to these tempations.
Though many people still don’t get “Social Media”, most everyone is in it, whether they know it or not (mostly) thanks to Facebook- even my Mother. My Mother (along with many of her friends) discovered Facebook last year- and she was LOVING IT. Every day she found a new friend she hadn’t seen in 15+ […]