It is a year since my marriage crumbled and in that time I have learned a lot about the person I am, the person I was, and the person I want to be.
Motherhood is a choice. I chose to be child-free and I have no regrets. I respect women who choose differently but here are reasons why I’m glad I never had kids.
The simple problem of parents plus kids equals a happy family might not last past first grade math. A life of addition can easily change to one of subtraction. For some it leads to divorce for better and for worse.
I went to the experts, teenage girls, and I asked for advice about taking awesome selfies. Here are the tips that boosted my selfie-confidence.
Google ‘what not to wear after age 50’ and you will have your pick of thousands of articles telling you what looks terrible on your old ass body.
Gratitude. It’s everywhere these days. We’ve graduated from “count your blessings” to millions of research dollars being funded to understand this little attitude. (My grandmother would have given you the advice for free.)
At the end of every school year, students will compile their summer to do list. Traveling is usually at the top as well as some concerts or new experiences like rock climbing or hand gliding. But when the end of August rolls around, they are filled with regret that they have barely crossed anything off and have wasted all …