Your Inner Detective

The biggest obstacle to most of my clients’ healing and recovery is their inability to understand and accept their feelings, and the emotional and behavioral clues that indicate where the problems lie. Most of us learn early that being too open with our feelings and thoughts is dangerous. It can lead to punishment, censure, ridicule, or hurt feelings. In some families, being open and honest about your feelings is like giving other family members ammunition to use against you....more

Chasing Waterfalls // Turner Falls Oklahoma

My mom always has really vivid dreams. She's one of those people who can wake up and recall almost everything she dreamed the night before....more

Easy Baking Powder Biscuits

Southern folks got a lot of stuff right. Lemonade, fried chicken, biscuits. This is my favorite easy baking powder biscuit recipe ....more

Parmesan Roasted Asparagus

If you’re looking for a quick and easy vegetable side dish, then you’re going to love this 15 minute Parmesan Roasted Asparagus! I took my favorite Parmesan Roasted Potatoes and switched out the spuds...more

Sexual Assault, How Far We Haven't Come

I lived on New York City’s Upper East Side during the terrifying days of the Upper East Side rapist. I had attended so many self-defence workshops put on by the NYPD that I had become quite the padded crotch-kicking expert. They would have us act out scenarios in which we were threatened with sexual assault to teach us how to defend ourselves. They encouraged us to be vigilante, to avoid risky situations where we could, but then what to do if we ever found ourselves vulnerable....more
I think most of us have these educational moments. Sadly I count myself as one who got off ...more

More gooder, less poorer

by Rich We've known each other for a while now, haven't we? I mean, two-and-a-half years is a long time. Heck, that's an average Hollywood wedding or the period between Charlie Sheen's nervous breakdowns ....more

Construction Themed 5th Birthday Party

This awesome CONSTRUCTION THEMED FIFTH BIRTHDAY PARTY was submitted by Jenny Santos. Isn't this party just fabulous? I always love seeing all of the creative dessert items that people come up with for this theme and this party won't let you down! ...more

Tea Party Meeting

We had a Young Women leadership meeting at my house last week and I decided to turn it into a tea party as well! I have been waiting for a good opportunity to use all of the tea cups and saucers I have been collecting, so it was perfection. ...more

How to save money on food when traveling

Food can take a big part of your travel budget, especially if you decide to stay in a tourist area or you like to eat out most of the time.That’s why we prepared a list of simple tips and things you can do, as well as easy recipes that will help you save money on food without feeling deprived....more