A Boozy, Drunken Recipe. The Absolutely Fabulous Champagne Cocktail.

absolutely fabulous movie

Watch out sweetie! I’m feeling absolutely inspired after watching Absolutely Fabulous. Here’s my drunken cocktail demo. This post is made possible by support from Fox Searchlight Pictures. All opinions are my own.   Have I mentioned how much I loved the BBC series Absolutely Fabulous? I had the entire series on VHS and would drink champagne and watch the hell out […]

Over 40 Style, My Stitch Fix Clothing Review.

Stitch Fix clothing summer style essentials over 40

Over 40 Summertime Style. My Stitch Fix Clothing Review. A review of my latest summertime Stitch Fix box. A haul of cute, cool and totally adorable Stitch Fix clothing! It’s been a while since I’ve posted about my Stitch Fix boxes. What can I say? School’s out and summer’s in full swing. Road trips, travel, annoying my teen. Receiving this Stitch […]

How To Rock A Menopot.

how to rock a menopot, that middle aged pudgy middle

It’s time ladies. It’s time to learn to rock a Menopot. Loosen those pants and let your middle aged middle hang loose and free my friends. Muffin Top. Jelly belly. The area formerly known as your waist. Whatever you decide to call it we all know what it is. That squishy lump around your middle that, once you hit 40, just […]

4 Evil Ways I’m Ruining My Teen’s Summer Vacation.

ruin my teen's summer vacation

My evil plan to totally wreck my teen’s summer vacation. I know, I know. It’s summer time. No homework, no early morning bolt out the door to get to school on time. It’s a summer break. Summer vacation. It’s supposed to be months of complete and total lazy, don’t-brush-your-teeth-for-days sloth. At least that’s what my daughter thinks. I’m OK with some […]

The magical, mind altering things you learn when you travel abroad.

things you learn traveling abroad, and traveling outside your own country

The magical, mind altering things you learn when you travel abroad. Travel, especially international travel is life altering, mind expanding magic that everyone should experience. How do I know this? I’m writing this sitting atop the ancient cliffs of Santorini, Greece with the sparkling blue Aegean Sea glittering below. (Did I mention, I’m also sampling a nice glass of the local […]

The Four Simple Words We All Want to Hear.

The four simple words we all want to hear

The Four Simple Words We All Want To Hear. Someone Might Be Waiting to Hear Them Now. During some of the darkest days of my divorce, my phone was often silent. No calls. No texts. It was just me alone with my thoughts and that gaping hole of emptiness where my life used to be. I was too scared to call […]