As the mother of two boys I’m really trying my best to help them become good people. I don’t care if they end up famous or talented or rich (although that would be nice). I just truly want them to go out into the world as kind, empathetic humans who are respectful and responsible. This … More Raising kids is, like, hard.
I was a good teenager. No, really. We all like to think that we weren’t THAT bad, but in the grand scheme of teenaged-ness I really don’t think I was THAT bad! I didn’t drink, or smoke, or stay out late. I got good grades, I was on sports teams and in clubs. Overall I … More Dear Mom: Wow. Sorry.
Happy New Year! As we all know, a new year is often accompanied by new resolutions. Ultra common among them is the “join a gym, get in shape, eat better” trifecta. As a fitness instructor I can personally attest to the fact that January is the busiest time of year for me. Classes are packed … More Things Your Fitness Instructors Want You to Know
It’s the holiday season! It’s the merriest and brightest time of the year! That time when even people who are generally disgruntled jerks are supposed to find some short term peace and inner harmony that makes them wanna buy a huge turkey dinner for their impoverished employees whom they spent the rest of the year … More Happy Holidays
Aren’t friends just the best? There for you when you need them, always ready with a tissue or a glass of wine or a ride to the airport or a well timed insult about your ex’s new girlfriend. I’m fortunate enough to have a lot of people in my life whom I consider to be … More Dear Friends I Never See: Yes, I Appreciate the Hell Outta You. No, I Don’t Want to Go Out