Rocking the BabyFat at Basin Harbor Club

I had a sign, See? Totally official. Thank you., BHC....more

My Stay at Basin Harbor (in Pictures)

Welcome to Tanglewood. Have you heard of Vermont's Basin Harbor Club Club? I hadn't before they reached out to invite me and my family for a two-night stay earlier this summer ....more

So I'll Tell You (Y Te Digo)

This is what getting your groove back looks like, I think. BFF Heather is blogging again (CAN I GET AN AMEN?) and came up with an idea to build a poem from her writing playlist. It's crazy good, and you should click here to read it....more

Relaxing at Basin Harbor on Lake Champlaign

Photo by Pauline Campos Y'all? This is the view of Lake Champlaign from our private balcony on our private cottage at Basin Harbor Club. We've only got tomorrow to experience as much as we can before checking out Friday morning, and I can tell you that we won't be even scratching the surface on available activities ....more

Getting Away to Basin Harbor Club!

Photo courtesy of I am so excited about this and can finally share! My family and I will be getting away for a few days for a *sponsored stay at the Basin Harbor Club in Vermont!...more

That Time David Hasselhoff Brought Me a Present

...Okay, so maybe you don't think much of a shiny acorn, but I happen to love it....more

The Blossom, the Camera, & the Bonnet

I'm looking at a page in a book. It's one of those prompted journals with sections devoted to writing and drawing. I've had it for more than two years and I've only filled out three pages ....more


Dan Turner, the father of convicted rapist and former Standford University student, Brock Turner, has started a legal defense fund on behalf of his son. According to the Dayton Daily News, the account created at a local credit union is still active. The younger Turner was convicted of three felony charges last week after sexually assaulting an unconscious woman after a fraternity party in January 2015 ....more

I Choose to Speak About Rape & Brock Turner

Eighteen or 19 years ago I woke up, naked, legs hanging off the side of my bed and totally confused. Just a few minutes before, I thought, my boyfriend and I were drinking and playing cards with that couple we were friends with and hung out with all the time. I was laughing and having a great time. ...more
This is a powerful post. Thank you for your bravery in sharing your story.more

I Choose to Speak

I have a story to share. It's about that time, maybe 18 or 19 years ago, when you wake up, naked, legs hanging off the side of your bed, totally confused, because just a few minutes ago, you think, that couple that you and your boyfriend are friends with and hang out with all the time had been drinking and playing cards with the two of you. You were laughing and having a great time ....more