THE SECRETSo i dove into the book, devouring every morsel of information....more


 I really cant say i was ever a fan and i never sat and watched her shows.But this was crisis time and every woman knows that when the cards are stacked against you, you turn to your people.For me it was Oprah and my Gynecologist Dr. Brooks....more

Holiday Visualizations

Every now and then, in mundane suburbia, something happens to remind one of the "good life." I know those of you in Los Angeles, California won't be impressed by any of this, but here in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan suburbs, the following was a big deal....more
Oh, thank you, my good friend. Those words, believe it or not, sure pack a lot of love! ...more

Chased by Destiny

Destiny is aligning events by presenting coincidences to see if I bite on the bait that I’m supposed to.  Sometimes I sin for not following my gut, sometime I rebel against but If it is meant to be, it will come back to tease me until I end up doing what I’m supposed to....more

You set the limits to your success

Your mind set the limits to your success It’s a reality, thoughts materialize. So be careful in how you construct your reality. Don’t allow negative fearful thoughts get in the way of getting what you want; you deserve to achieve your goals like everyone else, you worked hard and it’s time to see the results....more

The limit, is in your mind - success is for grabs!
Get it girl! It's all yours...more

Meeting Ian: New Moon Intentions At Work

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How To Conjure What You Wish to Create: Part 2

Yesterday, I posted a fairy tale about the Law of Attraction and making your dreams come true.  It’s an imperfect fairy tale, and one whose ending is uncertain, but I wanted to point out what I think is a flaw in Law of Attraction philosophies like The Secret....more

After 3 Sweat Lodge Deaths, Examining the Self-Help Industry

At a recent sweat lodge ceremony at a "spiritual warrior" retreat offered by new age guru, James Arthur Ray, a score of people fell ill and were taken to a hospital for treatment and three people have since died. The deaths of James Shore, Kirby Brown and Liz Neuman have raised many questions about James Arthur Ray's business and spiritual practices as well as self-help/new age movements more broadly. ...more

Thanks so much for your comment and kind words, Paula. And you raise a good question - self ...more

Oprah's Health Advice: Take it or leave it?

I'm not a lover (or a hater) of the Oprah Show, when she has something I'm interested in I watch, otherwise I don't. Since I write about health and wellness, I do tend to be more interested in her health related shows. Now there is a Newsweek article addressing her many controversial and sometimes misleading health related shows. No surprise, there are a lot of women blogging about whether or not Oprah's advice is good advice. ...more

I used to love Oprah and plan my day to watch ...more

Newsweek Blasts Oprah - What's Next? There's No Santa?

My hands trembled as I read the cover of this week's Newsweek I pulled from the mailbox. ...more

Thanks so much for your kind words, Megan!  I really appreciate it!  Everyone at BlogHer has ...more