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Would you hit the rewind button?

I overheard a conversation among middle school students today that got me thinking… what if we could hit the rewind button and walk into school, our office, our home and...

Make-up Monday – Bronzer and Highlighter Edition

I know I fell off the face of the Earth (again!), but the truth of the matter is I am glad to see 2016 go. I keep thinking “my banner...

Thoughtful Thanksgiving

This past week has been tough as we said goodbye to our friend Stephen, whose stubbornness was only matched by his own heart of gold.  I’m going to miss his...

Make-Up Monday: Blush Edition

Ah blush…it is one of those products I don’t typically purchase a lot of.  In fact, for years the NARS blush in Orgasm was the only blush in my makeup...

“Why are you here?” The Emotional Roller Coaster of “Friends”

It is a scene right out of any classic 80’s movie centered on the epic journey of pre-teens finding their way and fitting in.  You know the scene…a group of girls...

Thoughtful Thursday: Life is a Shipwreck

Voltaire wrote, “Life is a shipwreck, but we must not forget to sing in the lifeboats.”  That about sums it up for me right now and I’m sure many of you too. ...

Weekend Wrap-up: The Hard Rock Hotel, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

   My family spends the better part of the year planning our annual July vacation.  It’s the one Bella and Max look forward to most and where we allocate most...

Tip Tuesday – Packing a Light Makeup Bag

So it is definitely summer vacation time.  Every phone call I make is met with a voicemail message that says, “I’m out for the week…please call the poor kid that’s...

Wellness Wednesday: The Premature End of Physical Therapy and the Start of Something Better

While I am very fortunate to have decent (although exorbitantly expensive) health insurance that is partially subsidized by my employer, there is no such thing as unlimited benefits.  So, after...

Thoughtful Thursday: Summer, Summer, Summertime!

    There are twenty one more school days till summer vacation here in the Garden State.  My Southern friends probably have one day to go. (Jealous much?  I am!)  The...