How do I teach my daughter about beauty?

#realbeauty is

Last week, I sat in a room with about 20 other women and we talked about beauty and the stereotypes that women have to deal with. (Yes, men have to deal with some too, but for the purpose of this post, let’s just focus on women.) We talked about self-esteem and the struggle women have… [Read More]

The box can’t hold me in

Wooden texture, wood background

  I am a woman, wife, mother, writer, marketer, friend, daughter, business woman, theater lover, and so much more. I like to drink a lot of coffee, read smutty books, laugh until my stomach hurts, dance, spend money, smooch my children and my husband, and put my toes in the sand. I don’t like to clean,… [Read More]

There is no “how to” for this

I want this happy boy back!

I’m struggling a bit today as a parent.  As I mentioned yesterday, my son took a little spill this weekend while I was out of town. His face is pretty cut up.  It’s all superficial scrapes, nothing too deep and I don’t anticipate any scars. But my little boy is scarred.  He won’t look in… [Read More]