Mirror, Mirror

We all know this one, " mirror, mirror on the wall; whose the fairest of them all?" From the Disney Classic Snow White. The evil queen desperate for validation seeks approval from anyone she can. Her obsession going so far as to want to take another's life just for being prettier. We can all relate... Continue Reading →

Dear Mom

DEAR MOM You held me in your arms You dried my tears      Comforted me You read to me and cooked with me You taught me things You took me places You watched me grow           And                  You let me go Now I hold my babies in my arms I dry their tears        ... Continue Reading →

Body Trap

I am like most women my age who have had kids - pudgy around the middle. We seem to have been caught in a trap of never being able to lose and keep off the weight we gained from carrying our children. I guess it's an understandable occurrence,  the thing is, our mothers didn't seem... Continue Reading →

CRAZY Little Secret 

I am and have always been somewhat of a social chameleon.  That is to say, I adapt to the people and situations around me to fit in.  This is probably a result of being an only child; you know how we're desperate for attention and all.  Perhaps though many people are the same, and few... Continue Reading →

Rules of Engagement

I've never been a flirt. In fact I'd say I'm pretty clueless on a whole when it comes to engaging in or recognizing flirtation. In most cases I don't clue in till it's too late and I'm stuck In one of those awkward OHHHH......moments. It truly is a good thing I didn't have to "shop... Continue Reading →

Best Friends Forever 

Friendship is a curious thing.  There are different degrees of friendship, and some of them take no effort at all on your part, while others are more of a committed relationship that takes work.  All forms though have value in our lives. I figure that there are three different types of friends. The fist is... Continue Reading →

Satisfaction 

I think it's important to get satisfaction in many aspects of your life.  Everything in your life can't always make you happy or fulfilled, but you need to be able to derive satisfaction in even small ways to make the daily grind possible.   Some of us are lucky enough to achieve this professionally. We... Continue Reading →

Feeling Female

"What are little girls made of?         Sugar and spice and everything nice!" This phrase makes me wonder what happens to all that sugar and spice once we hit puberty.  Once we become a "woman" it seems like we become made of hormones, cramps and wild mood swings.  Not to validate the stereotype... Continue Reading →

Confused Counting

I am so confused! There I said it. I am trying REALLY hard to eat and be healthier ( I've lost 6 lbs so far) so I have been using an app called Lose It to count calories. It's a great app, so no comments saying I'm bashing it ok! There are other like it... Continue Reading →

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