Dry January- Why I’m Going A Month Without Wine

Dry January, Why I'm going A Month without wine

I don’t know about you but I’m holiday’d out. Christmas parties, cookie baking, family celebrations, dinners. And that ‘s not even counting New Year’s Eve with free flowing champagne. I’m not complaining, I had a wonderful time. But now in the harsh light of January, I feel toxic and bloated. I need a break. Which is why I’ve decided to go […]

What are you saying Good Riddance to in 2015?

What are you saying good riddance to in 2015

What are you saying “good riddance” to in 2015? There were lots of amazing things that happened to me in 2015. My daughter entered a wonderful school that she loves. I have an amazing boyfriend who makes me happy. I have friends that enrich my life. My dog kinda digs me. I’ve got lots of things that I can’t wait […]

Are TV shows about divorce the next big thing?

Are TV shows about divorce the next big thing? gg2d

It’s a huge treat when you can turn to TV and find a series that you connect with. Characters who reflect back your own zany life. Stories that show women with sass and intelligence weathering the storms of life and thriving anyway. A TV show that makes you laugh at the craziness around you. A show that makes you think “I thought […]

My Top Ten Reasons Why Christmas Over 40 Sucks Reindeer Balls.

My Top Ten Reasons Why Christmas Over 40 Sucks Reindeer Balls.

Whoever said Christmas is for kids was speaking big truth. I’m trying not to get all Grinchy this time of year, but really and truly Christmas when you’re past 40 is pretty sucky. Here are just some of the top reasons why.     Reason 1. Glittery Christmas Sweaters. I’ve bought several “festive” Christmas sweaters with sequins that I reluctantly […]

6 Perfect Holiday Gifts for Your Best Friend-Plus A Giveaway!

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6 Holiday Gifts To Give Your Best Friend. The holidays are really and truly here and suddenly it’s time to get a gift for your very best friend. I’ve put together a list of 6 perfect holiday gifts for your best friend-plus a giveaway! Scroll down for some great gift ideas for that special girlfriend. In case you aren’t sure who that […]

What to do when you don’t want to do anything.

What to do when you don't want to do anything. How to get moving during your divorce.

 How to get moving when you have no clue what to do next. Today was one of those days, I just didn’t want to get out of bed. Actually, this week was one of those weeks when I just didn’t want to get out of the bed, or out of the house. Sitting and staring into space seemed like a […]

The daily habit that’s aging your skin.

The one thing you're doing that really aging your skin

The daily habit that’s totally aging your skin. Everyone thinks of sunscreen in the summer. It’s kinda a no brainer. Beach. Vacation. Bike rides. Barbeques. Most people are pretty diligent about sunscreen when it’s hot outside. But do you know how much sun you can get every day without even realizing? And do you know how much this accumulation of exposure is […]

My neck looks like a Shar Pei and other gripes over 40.

My Neck Looks Like A Shar Pei and other gripes over 40

Other people were supposed to get old. Not me. I know, I should be thankful about being over 40. I should be joyful. But I’m not just over 40, I’m staring 50 square in the face. And I’m pissed. Don’t misunderstand, I’m so thankful to be here, to still be walking the planet. I can think of lots of friends who […]