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I'm Not That Old. Really, I'm Not!

So, I see one of those little quizzes on Facebook. You know…"Which animal are you?" "Which state should you live in?"Today I did the “What Color Rose Are You?” quiz.Simple, right?Nope!Third question is What do your Friday nights look like?One of the answers is “Spending time with my boo thang.”Huh?!!What?!!Help me Google!Thank you Urban Dictionary!boo thang: is a female that is not your girlfriend, but you share some type of relationship with her; you repect her and got luv for her.BTW: the typos in the definition are not mine. They are copied straight from Urban Dictionary. I struggle to leave them alone......more

10 Things I Would Tell My Younger Self

Today I am 43 years young and all week I’ve been feeling so grateful…Grateful for all the wonderful things in my life.  Grateful for my health.  Grateful for my husband.  Grateful for my stepsons.  Grateful that I am happy.  This week I’ve been thinking about 10 Things I Would Tell My Younger Self, if I had the chance....more
I think I have played this game before ... let's see ... younger self ... (1) Don't listen to ...more

Author of "The Brain's Way of Healing" offers ways to improve your brain

Psychiatrist and author of "The Brain's Way of Healing" has a few suggestions for people looking to strengthen their brain at any age. You've probably hear a few of them before, but there are a couple new ones (at least to me).1. Walk 2 miles a day. Regular exercise (even walking) has been shown to reduce the risk of dementia by 60%!...more

10 Lame Things That Are Awesome Now That I Am An Adult

Next month I will be 26, and over the past few years I have changed. I would say I have matured; I have become responsible, professional and reached a bit of success career-wise. ...more
All true. You can't have too much wine -- but you'll realize that as you get older! Fun read.more

Neurons Firing Overtime

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Hello, Old Friends

When you usher in an historic presidency, it forges bonds. After waiting in line for over two hours to vote that memorable day, I watched the 2008 presidential election results roll in at the home of a reliably liberal couple I'd known for years. Although we'd both shared Floyd Avenue addresses, I'd moved after 13 years, while they were still there. All of us were rooting for Obama....more

Holy Crap Is That What I Look Like?

Awesome, caught a glance of myself in the mirror just now. I look a hundred and fifty years old. I’ve aged, a lot, it’s bad. (I didn’t throw up though, good sign.)Then I realized I’m still sexy, funny and adorable. Just like the rest of the broads around here.I may be single, but I’m surrounded by fun and awesome people. We have a great time, I hope you have good friends in your life.xo Visit me at:

What the heck is "attribute amnesia"? (HINT: You probably have it a lot!)

Today is one of those days that I've convinced myself I'm a horrible mother.First, my 7-year-old son tried to eat a lollipop as we were getting in the car for the drive to school. Then, when we got to school he informed me that he had forgotten his coat. It is 19 degrees out. He had a sweatshirt on--and a winter hat--so I told him "too bad." I didn't have time to go home. (Don't bother calling child services. The school is probably already dialing their number.) [In my defense, they probably won't have outdoor recess anyway.]...more

Why 40 Is Not The New 20

Why 40 Is Not The New 20Posted on January 15, 2015by The ...more