When to Move and When to Pause

I have long, flowing hair. My nails are almost always immaculately designed thanks to my love affair with fake nails. I have an affinity for basing entire outfits solely around my accessories.  ...more

Things I Wish I Had Believed in High School

Sometime this fall, right around the time that Baby "Florken" (or the "Blorken" as many of you have been referring to it) makes its appearance, I'll likely get an invite to my 10-year high school reunion. ...more

Sometimes People Just Don’t Like You Because …

Sometimes people just don't like you because … you’re loud or you’re tall or you’re … you. ...more

5 Ways to Manage Work-Related Stress

Have you ever been so stressed out at work where you feel like you kind of just want to quit and walk dogs all day?  ...more

5 Ways to Make Time for What You Love

Almost three months ago, I wrote a post about shifting my language from “I don’t have time” to “I don’t make time.” ...more

I'm Proud To Have Raised Such An Amazing Daughter

The first time I realized that my daughter was actually mothering me, she was all of 7 years old. We were at a summer pool party thrown by my ad agency's creative director—a mom herself, who loved kids. She was swimming with my daughter Lillie, who was playfully splashing her. "Take it easy," I called to Lillie. "That's my boss!" ...more
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What People Really Look Like Behind Appearances

The other day, someone asked me on Twitter about balance -- and I knew they weren't talking about my Wii Fit yoga score. They wanted to know what advice I had on getting it all done. It being, all of "it." I sat at the other end of the screen, surprised, because Wow, do I look like someone who has it all together?...more
goodinthesimple  This is so true. I remember finding out that someone I often wondered about, ...more

I Found the Path to Get Girls to Code

“You cannot be, what you cannot see”...more
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Music for the Bereaved

I would have been ok talking to the Rotary Club President about joining up had Neil Young’s “Harvest Moon” not come on the restaurant’s sound system.  We were meeting over breakfast to discuss my becoming a Rotarian.  He was discussing the Club's margarita booth at the local Art & Wind Festival (that just sounds wrong),  when on came Neil Young singing one of “our” songs,  George's and mine and our 32 years together.  (My husband died of cancer in 2013 )....more

My Take On The Confederate Flag Debate

***REPOST FROM MY PERSONAL...more

Celeb InstaFashion - Omotola Celebrates July 4th With Friends In LA

The 'RealOmoSexy' actress is currently in LA for some business and work connections, and she celebrated 4th of July with friends. Absolutely beautiful woman, and gorgeous gown! She captioned the colllage photos above; "To all our American friends we share your joy today ....more

Gbenro Ajibade & Osas Ighodaro Have July 4th White Wedding in New York [Photos]

Gbenro Ajibade and Osas Ighodaro met on the set of Tinsel TV show on which they were both actors, and love bloomed. They got engaged last year, and after their traditional wedding last week in Benin, Nigeria, the young couple had their white wedding in New York, USA yesterday, July 4th - America's Independence Day commemoration.The groom, who usually rocks his dreads cut them as he starts a new life with his wife. For the wedding, Mai Atafo dressed both bride and groom ....more

Family Time - Victoria and David Beckham Mark 16th Wedding Anniversary With Kids

Former Spice girl, now fashion designer Victoria Beckham shared the photo above of the couple with their four children Brooklyn, 16, Romeo, 12, Cruz, 10, and three-year-old Harper, on the occassion of the couple's 16th year wedding anniversary yesterday. She captioned it: ‘Happy anniversary, I love u so much x I'm so proud of our beautiful family x.’Continue reading » ...more

Spiritual Sunday - My Grace is Sufficient

Words for Consideration and Spiritual GrowthWhen life is going as we want do we look for God's gracein our lives?Click here to read more ...more

FIREworks for Loving YOU!!!

 The Snippets NetworkHappy July 5th!It is your birthright to love you.Honoring self through love and appreciation grows; it's not confined inside of you as it creates, builds and shares....more

FIREworks for Loving YOU!!!

 The Snippets NetworkHappy July 5th!It is your birthright to love you.Honoring self through love and appreciation grows; it's not confined inside of you as it creates, builds and shares....more

Planning Your Perfect Euro Trip

Image by Movan Brenn used under the Creative Commons License. Why bother? You won’t understand the language, it costs an arm and a leg and worst of all you have to have a hideous passport photo taken ....more

Beacon Hill and Little John's Chimney

Pure and simple, I now live in a beautiful place. As much as I adored Brooklyn, and the rest of New York City, for its wealth of diversity and interesting places to visit, I have fallen in love with Colorado and the beautiful valley in which we live. Our valley is snuggled right up against the foothills of the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains ....more