Girlfriends Are The Best!

You know those moments when you think, “Wow! I have the best girlfriends!” Sometimes I’m driving in my car thinking about how a friend who solved a problem for me. Or I might think about an acquaintance who gave me the low-down for writing a book and becomes my friend.  Girlfriends are the best in so many ways. A girlfriend will buy you a bottle of wine because it literally has your name on it....more

Don't be THAT mom: Why your single/non-mom girlfriends are starting to hate you

I was the first one of all my girlfriends to have a baby, so I never ran into this problem… but now that most of my girls have caught up and jumped on the mama-train, I’m starting to notice a trend emerging, and it has something to do with pissing off our single or childless friends.  Have you ever heard a new mama say  “I’d love to hang, but it has to be between 10-1 or 2-4, because that’s when he takes his nap”?  Just hang on while all your non-parent friends puke in their mouths....more

The 10 Best Bachelorette Party Songs

It’s bachelorette party time! (Well.. almost… one and a half weeks but who is counting?)...more
That's such an awesome list!! Soo perfect for a bachelorette party!!more

Flab Workouts, Mechanical Bulls, and a Trip to the Gyno

I have the best girlfriends on the planet. The Best. These gals are my rock, the women I text at any time of the day or night when I think I might go over the edge, the women who came to the hospital when I was pushing my babies out of my girl parts. They have seen me from all angles, literally, and they still love me....more

In Pursuit of Balance (wine balance, that is)

    4 wine words not to fear, for they are your friends ...more

The True Beauty of Girlfriends

We all have friends.  In school we had friends we played tag with, other friends we shared are secrets with, other friends we got in trouble with, and other friends that stayed over your house, so much they became family.  As I grow older, I am noticing a significant difference in the friends I have now, as an adult, than I did as a child, or even a young-adult.  I now can sa...more

Planning a Bachelorette Party? Check out my three tips!

I have been on my fair share of bachelorette parties. I’ve been to the wineries for the day, Hampton’s for the night, Atlantic City for the weekend. I’ve been bar-hopping in New York City and I’ve line-danced in Nashville. Every bachelorette party was unique to the bride. They were all fun in their own special way, and when it came time for my bachelorette, I wanted to make sure all the bases were covered. My matrons of honor (yes, I had three) were set on planning something for me, but I wanted to take the reins on this one....more

Why We Need Girlfriends

Ladies, it’s time for a wee bit of men bashing.  We all love our husbands or significant others and can’t live without them, but we also can’t live without our girlfriends.  This isn’t so much a post to be down on the guys, but more of a validation of “Why We Need Girlfriends”.   ...more