Thank You, 2014

I was going to write about the blessings I’m reflecting on at the year’s close. A little financial freedom and a future a wee bit more rosy. A lot …

Taste of the World

I don’t know what the world tastes like, but I’m well on my way. Last month my dear, daring friend Candace and I trekked off to China. It was …

Give and Take

“Nine times out of 10, I would never put that thing in my mouth.” So went the one-line monologue careening in my head as I passed a downtown cupcake …

Booty In the Black Dress

Life is hilarious at times. I have a penchant for Little Black Dresses, or LBDs, as they’re called by my female brethren. I like them because they are appropriate …

The Long Run

Ever get the sense the universe is talking to you? No gentle nudges, no hushed whispers. I’m talking shoulder-grabbing, ardent and arresting conversation. The universe gave me a talking …

The Enemy of Good

I like getting my own way. Most people, save for the martyrs, the masochists and the most sacrificial among us, probably feel the same way. When things go as …

Wrap It Up

Sometimes a woman needs a coat of armor. Whether it be work, dating or other sticky matters, situations arise that require confidence and grace, and sometimes we need to …

Five Minutes To Lend A Hand

Ever struggle with burn out? It’s the sensation you feel when your soul is exhausted. Just like a sore body after running a marathon, your emotional self can run …