8 Ways NBC Ruined the Olympics

I love the Olympics.  The Olympics got me through both of my maternity leaves by giving me something to watch besides infomercials at 3 am.  I love seeing all of the different events and the athletes.  I was a huge Bob Costas fan. Not now.  I couldn’t stand the Olympic coverage this time.  And now when I see Bob Costas’s face, I see him as a symbol of network mismanagement. What turned me off this year?  Oh, let me count the ways: - Let’s start at the very beginning. ...more

RHONY = Gilligan's Island?

It's hard for some people to understand. How or why does a highly educated, mature adult watch a television show where the women act like petty teenagers?Well, you can't help what you're interested in and if you're interested in analyzing human nature, I have to say Real Housewives of New York is something into which you can't help but sink your curious teeth....more

D is for Diane English

 Each week for 26 weeks, I am publishing a post about women who are not widely known but should be—women who can inspire us, teach us, and encourage us to get out of our comfort zones and reach for our dreams. Week 4 of my A to Z challenge introduces us to Diane English....more

5 Easy Things To Talk To Your Mom About On Mother's Day

Mother's Day is right around the corner, and most likely that means you're looking at some quality time with Mom (and maybe Grandma too!). Depending on your relationship with your family, this could be something you're looking forward to or something you'll have to navigate. It's possible you've got certain areas of conversation that you try to avoid. Maybe your mom loves to ask about when you're getting married, or maybe your mom always has questions about how your student loan repayment is going. No matter the reason, if you need other things to talk about, here are five ideas!...more

10 Questions I Have After Binge Watching 'Outlander'

Warning: Spoilers Ahead. If you plan to watch Season One of Outlander but haven't found time you, stop here. You can watch the first season for free on the Starz site. If you are caught up, read on, friend! Image: Starz Originals ...more

Bernthal's The Punisher Fantastic In Daredevil Season 2

Like most Marvel fans, I was thrilled to watch the highly anticipated Daredevil Season 2 on Netflix. The series featuring Charlie Cox as Matt Murdock, attorney by day and superhero by night, is deserving of much more praise than it receives. This season, the series is dominated by the presence of Jon Bernthal as one of Marvel Comics' most recognizable anti-heroes, The Punisher....more

Cookie Lyon Is A Better Woman Than I Will Ever Be

Cookie Lyon is a better woman than I will ever be. The second season of Empire is back and messy as ever, but there are a few things that are moving my spirit and not in a good way. Image via FOX ...more
Love her character, Taraji P. Henson is great in the show.more

The Low Down on our Disney Detox

See this bunch? ...more