• Why We Get Married

    Should You Get Married?

    Justin and I have been married for eleven years, happily for most. We’ve been together for sixteen years, happily for most. I adore him and he adores me, at least that’s what I keep telling him. [Top Image via: Ben Rossett/Unsplash] The idea of marriage always seemed logical to me. My parents have been married for over… Read More

  • After The Orlando Shooting-What To Do With Our Outrage

    Orlando Shootings Outrage

    I swear I’ll get back to the funny any day now, but after Sunday’s Orlando shooting it feels frivolous to joke. 50 people gunned down in a nightclub by a mentally unstable shooter carrying an arsenal better suited for a world war starts to feel like the elephant in the middle of the blog. It’s… Read More

  • Brock Turner, Hillary Clinton & The Best And Worst Time For Women

    Hilary Clinton May Become The First Female President

    I had intended for this to be graduation week on the blog. Margaux graduated pre-school the other day. Balthazar finished second grade yesterday. Our house is ripe with change and I wanted to write about graduation and change. Because change is hard but change is good, at least that’s what I keep telling my kids. But,… Read More

  • How I Lost Weight

    How to lose weight

    I’ve been reluctant to write about losing weight and getting in shape. I thought people wouldn’t relate. After all, I was never really fat. I was just fat for me. I didn’t have to lose that much weight. But in all honesty, I was totally depressed about it. I thought about it all the time. Hating… Read More