Eating Kale Feels Like I Hate Myself

***Previously published post*** Any of my close friends would be able to testify to the fact that I’m always just ending or about to start some kind of health kick. Either a specific diet, cleanse, or naturo-organic-sustainable-vegan-green-local-farm-to-table-hippie-tastes-like-hay-type-of-thing. The problem I Read More …

20 Things That Delight Me About Turning 40

When I was in my twenties, a wise, older colleague of mine told me that women are at their most beautiful after they turn 50. I’m turning 40 this weekend, so though I still have a decade to go, I’m starting to Read More …

Is taking care of yourself your last priority?

So, we’re adults. Or at least that’s what we call ourselves (I sometimes need to remind my husband). Most of us have careers, and many of us are parents. We’re busy taking care of everyone and everything…else. Is taking care Read More …

Are you the mom judging me?

***Today’s guest post written by Stephanie MacDonald. Follow Stephanie on twitter, https://twitter.com/stephmacsaid *** To shave or not to shave?  That is tonight’s question. As I sit here in bed eating my gluten-free, dairy-free, flavor-free cake (oh, it is SO good to Read More …

New Year’s Resolutions Don’t Have to be Complicated – Consider This List of 10

New Year's Resolutions - 2015

Every January 1st I convince my husband to start some sort of diet, cleanse, detox or exercise program with me. And every Spring Break, roughly 12-14 weeks later, I suggest we do the same. New Year’s resolutions rarely stick because they’re Read More …