Our Self-Talk Needs a Makeover “You’re not smart enough to speak at the meeting,” “You’re too old to get in shape,” “You’re too young to start a business,” “You’ll never find love at that size”… Don’t you hate how that negative self-talk deflates your spirit? It always seems to happen when you’re ready to take…Read More
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New Year’s Resolutions My last twenty new year’s resolutions have included the ambitious goal of achieving six-pack abs. At 41, I’m no closer to those abs, than a BRAVO Real Housewife is to being filler-free. Each new year we enthusiastically set out to hit one or more targets. According to an article in the NY…Read More
The “Mom Bun” Meme Got Me Thinking Memes can be hilarious when they capture the way you and thousands of others feel about a certain situation. The mom memes poking fun at our “hot mess style,” have especially registered on my radar. The notorious “mom bun” memes have especially hit home, since my hair’s been…Read More
Looking at My Kids Fighting, I Realize Kids Aren’t For Me I have a small panic attack slowly and steadily approaching. I’m writing this post amid my two toddlers battling over the same dinner the other has. I realize many times a day that kids (including my own) aren’t for me. Though I enthusiastically helped…Read More