My Thirteen Dream Interviews (of living people on the earth, I'm not a heathen or yes, Jesus would be on it, okay?)

These are in no particular order, so please do not make judgements about me based on who is what number. I just write it as it comes.  13. Florence King - one of my favorite authors since forever, I cannot imagine how cool it would be to actually be able to talk with her. 12. Taylor Swift - because my daughter would never forgive me if I didn't, were I able to do so. ...more
@bereccah Can't wait! I think I could have more fun with the dead list. So many unanswered ...more

Jennifer Garner : Under The Radar

In light of singer Marc Anthony and Jennifer Lopez announcing their marriage split a few weeks ago, I felt compelled to add my two cents to the mix. Okay, suffice it to say how adored by fans, friends and the media, these two talented, beautiful people have been for decades, even before becomming man and wife shortly after Affleck broke up with Lopez in early 2004, JLo had several high profile relationships { plus 2 failed marriages} with the likes of P....more

With Great Power......

Today's social media scene is fascinating and scary at the same time.  And I'm not telling you anything you don't already know.Facebook, Twitter, MySpace (R.I.P.), and blogger sites like this one, have done more for small business owners, moms, job seekers, hobbyist, and lobbyists, than any one invention.  And live streaming, and Skyping have taken communication to a whole entirely new level....more

From Chastity to Chaz

I was born in 1963, which makes me 45 years old (for just a few more months.) This is important because it means that I grew up watching The Sonny & Cher show. I LOVED The Sonny & Cher show. I mean you didn't see women like Cher walking through the Piggly Wiggly and you certainly didn't see women talk to their husbands the way Cher talked to hers. And then there was Chastity. The best shows were the ones where Chastity appeared, usually singing "I Got You Babe" along with her parents. I loved that. ...more

shows up each time the subject of transfolk is broached. I get that for most, it is a figure of ...more

My Hero, Princess Diana: The Importance of Role Models

Identifying Role Models I don't know how often kids look to role models these days....more

Tina's the Man: Loving Fey's Bossypants

Now is a perfect time to ignore our multi-tasking mommy anxieties, finally enjoy one of those lovely cupcakes with a swirl of icing, and laugh out loud while reading Tina Fey's new book: Bossypants....more


CAT WALK OR PERP WALK? Paris Hilton wore a demure white blouse and black skirt. Pamela Anderson wore a low cut gauzy number that would have been perfect for cocktails in Malibu. Britney Spears wore boots and Courtney Love looked surprisingly sedate in a gray plaid blazer. Lindsay Lohan tried a variety of outfits. First a revealing blouse that showed loads of cleavage and then the famous Glavis white mini-dress that caused a sensation. ...more

Elizabeth Taylor Dies at 79: Remembering Her Legacy

Elizabeth Taylor died this morning due to complications with congestive heart failure. The iconic, glamorous star was an outstanding actress and activist, being described by Gene Seymour for as, the "Last Star." Taylor was 79 at the time of her death and was every bit as glamorous as she could be until the end. ...more

I lived just around the corner from the Ritz-Carleton in Montreal. I used to think of her often ...more

And the Oscar for Best Dressed goes to..Three Real Women Pick their Favorites

We love a good dress as much as we love a good party, and man were there plenty.  While I missed my beloved live from the Red Carpet, you can be sure the gals and I were glued to our phones, Tweeting and Facebooking, looking at each other puzzled, questioning, "What's going on with Reese's hair?...more