A Cautionary Tale

So it’s been a couple of weeks since I’ve laid down some observations, a little thing called brain drain from a particularly grueling to-do list at work has led to a slow down of my opinion pieces, but today I witnessed something ‘special’, a white girl running her hand through a black woman’s locs (aka …

You may have previously seen my posting, ‘How to Read the September Issue of Vogue’; I’m happy to say it was posted today on the website HelloGiggles. To learn about HelloGiggles click on this link: http://hellogiggles.com/about.

I’m the kinda chick that has shoe-envy! Look at these beautiful, rich-jewel-green land of Oz colored, ankle-strapped sandals with black button embellishment. I want these shoes, but ‘puffy' a.k.a. my foot with the 'issues’, won’t allow…so I gaze at them, longing to be the type of girl that can forego comfort for the drama and beauty …

Ten Years Later…

“To never forget is to keep a grasp on the details”, a quote from the former head chef of the World Trade Center restaurant in response to how he copes with being a survivor of 9/11 when some of his staff did not make it. He was interviewed along with the wives and children of …

Beer, Bath, Book

Let me tell you, if you’ve had yourself a crazy busy day where you barely had time to choke down some lunch and you realize that you’ve been sitting with your shoulders at ear level for hours, then you better get with the ‘beer, bath, book’ program. Of course I didn’t start out my day …