Is There an Age Limit for Bikinis?

In preparation for an upcoming family weekend at an indoor water park, I made a bold move. I found my bikini tucked in the back of the drawer and put it on — in the dead of winter. Brave! Credit Image: electricnerve on Flickr...more
If your "top" does not droop down over your bottoms then I would generally say no... Not that ... more

NaBloPoMo: Add All Your February 2014 Posts Here!

Here's where you share the link to every NaBloPoMo post you're writing on your blog daily this month -- and share your words with the world! ...more
I came I saw I am sharing. lol ... more

On Secondary Infertility and Finding Enough

And then when I was 20, my OBGYN informed me I had a tilted cervix. I sat buck naked from the waist down trying to figure out if I was supposed to be excited or scared. I asked him what that meant and he simply replied, "Oh, it's not bad. You may face a few difficulties getting pregnant down the road, seeing as you also have irregular periods, but it's nothing to worry about now."...more
I am 37 and single. I was never married but I have a 16 year old daughter. I wanted to get ... more

How Much Would You Spend on That Dress?

Let's play a game, shall we? I think pretty much all of us have ideas about wardrobe basics and what they should cost, but they vary vastly by geographic location, socioeconomic class, vocation, age and myriad other considerations. Still, I'm curious if there are certain overall financial fashion guidelines on which most women agree....more
I am average and cheap apparently. hahahahah more

Blogger Beware: You CAN Get Sued For Using Photos You Don't Own on Your Blog

One of the things I learned early on was that a post with a photo always looked nicer than one with just text. So I looked at what other people were doing for pictures.  And mostly it seemed that everyone was grabbing pics from Google Images and pasting them on their sites. Sometimes with attribution, most of the time without. And when I asked others (or looked at disclaimers on websites and Tumblrs), it seemed that everyone agreed using pics that way was okay under Fair Use standards. ...more
I dislike having my picture taken. Can you tell? lol So I was wary to start using them on the ... more

Do You Like Your Name?

In Eleanor Brown's The Weird Sisters, the three sisters felt defined by their names and their roles within the family dynamic. Due to being named after characters in Shakespeare's plays, the sisters felt that their roles had been chosen for them. ...more
I like my name. It is unique like me. I still have not met another person with my name although ... more