If You Can’t Say Anything Nice…

I love to blog. Its a way I can put my ideas out there and get great feedback. Also, I love to comment on other people’s blogs and notes on Facebook, Twitter and the like. But thanks to Social @ Blogging Tracker who I follow on FaceBook, they posted this very cool graphic. socialmedia Before you put your two cents … Read More

Coffee Addiction – Good or Bad

I admit it. I’m addicted to coffee. I’ve been drinking it since I was 3 years old, sitting at the kitchen table at my grandmother’s house with my mom, aunts and uncles. Of course, my coffee had milk and sugar in it at the time and, to this day, I still drink it with some kind of creamer (not flavored). … Read More

I have NO Willpower

While working on the new me, trying to lose weight, becoming more organized, yadda, yadda, yadda, I admit it — I have NO willpower.   After raising two boys to adulthood as a single parent, you’d think I’d develop some willpower, and I guess I do have some willpower, but when it comes to food or wine, NO, NOT, NADA, … Read More

I am So NOT Martha Stewart

Working at home has its perks. I don’t have to get up early and I don’t have to commute to work, other than wandering a few steps to my office which is down the hall from my bedroom.  I can take my coffee with me and no one cares if my hair isn’t combed (unless of course I’m doing a … Read More

Replacing My Income

OK, I’ll admit it. I not new to blogging but I’m new at learning how to make a living at it. Over the past couple weeks, I’m working on doing all the things the gurus tell you to do. I got a domain name (its my name for now), I hosted it and started this wordpress blog. I’m working on … Read More

No Sugar Makes You Smarter?

I was reading several articles this morning that said the best thing we can do as a woman is reduce the amount of sugar we eat. This should not be surprise to anyone, right?  Yet do you know how much sugar you actually consume?  It’s positively shocking.  Sugar is an ingredient in almost everything we buy that’s prepared.  Check the ingredients … Read More

Being Skeptical about Nutrition

I don’t know about you, but I’m very skeptical about the newest and latest nutrition program.  They always have some testimonials saying how much weight they’ve lost, before and after photos that you’re supposed to believe are really them, and of course, the obligatory physician endorsement. Having tried almost every program out there including the big ones like Nutrisystem and … Read More

Starting Again

<meta name=”google-site-verification” content=”Qvq79IjglG5WjkwrfWG5lTeBL_ECm7wwVlaS2PEbfxg” />   This is a blog about how anyone can start again. I’ve done it several times.  I think of this as a new adventure, an opportunity to reinvent myself and build the life I want.  Of course it would have been much easier if I had been able to figure this out in my twenties, but … Read More