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Stop The World, Brangelina Is Getting Off

Stop The World, Brangelina Is Getting Off

Posted on Thursday, September 22nd, 2016

Oh no! Brangelina. I’ll be honest with you, I was rooting for them. Sure, he broke Jennifer’s heart, and sure she knew she was messing...
FACE IT. Times Are Changing

FACE IT. Times Are Changing

Posted on Friday, September 9th, 2016

Last week, tropical storm Hermine swept through Florida and devastated the homes and lives of thousands. The two people running for the highest...
Age Is SO Not Appropriate

Age Is SO Not Appropriate

Posted on Tuesday, August 16th, 2016

As of last week, I am officially closer to 60 than I am to 50. This is different from when I turned 36, looking at 40, and had a serious discussion...
YOU GOT GAME…JUST GOTTA FIND IT

YOU GOT GAME…JUST GOTTA FIND IT

Posted on Monday, July 25th, 2016

When I was interviewing divorce attorneys, I actually had one say to me, “No matter who you hire, the divorce game is a tough one.”...
Writing Your Way Through Divorce

Writing Your Way Through Divorce

Posted on Tuesday, July 12th, 2016

Ever since my book came out, I have had many women (okay, 3) ask me, “When did you know you were ready to change your life, you know, go in a whole...
Oh The Places I’ve BIN

Oh The Places I’ve BIN

Posted on Thursday, June 30th, 2016

A few years ago, when M and I moved into our house, we rented (and by WE, I mean M) a storage unit for the things we (and by WE, I mean ME) just...
YOGAtta Be Kidding Me

YOGAtta Be Kidding Me

Posted on Thursday, June 9th, 2016

I love you guys, I know you are trying to help, but if you want to help, bring me an almond brioche from Cassis bakery. Treat me to a month of...
Surviving the Pomp Under These Circumstances

Surviving the Pomp Under These Circumstances

Posted on Monday, May 23rd, 2016

This past weekend, my youngest son graduated from college. The youngest of four, he is the only one who took the traditional college route of a four...
Baseball, Hotdogs, Apple Pie and…Why Am I In The Kitchen?

Baseball, Hotdogs, Apple Pie and…Why Am I In The Kitchen?

Posted on Tuesday, May 10th, 2016

Okay, here is the question: Why is it I can remember every episode of the Dick Van Dyke Show from 1963 but cannot for the life of me remember why I...
How To Be Friends With A Writer

How To Be Friends With A Writer

Posted on Thursday, April 7th, 2016

I am a writer. Therefore I always have a movie worthy best seller book in progress. (My last book was…SO CLOSE!) Up until last week, I also had...
Remember Above All…DIGNITY

Remember Above All…DIGNITY

Posted on Tuesday, March 29th, 2016

The other day I was reading People Magazine about how great Jen and Ben Affleck are getting along these days after the whole gambling, alleged sex...
You Made Your Bed

You Made Your Bed

Posted on Friday, March 18th, 2016

M and I have been together for a few years now and this year we have a lot to celebrate. My son is graduating college, his daughter is getting her...
It Takes A Village, And Maybe My Ex’s Girlfriend

It Takes A Village, And Maybe My Ex’s Girlfriend

Posted on Wednesday, February 24th, 2016

  There are two kinds of people in this world: up people and down people. Up people wake up and think “Yay! Another day for me to...
The Lowdown On the Download

The Lowdown On the Download

Posted on Friday, January 22nd, 2016

The first book I ever felt the need to hide while reading was Go Ask Alice by Beatrice Sparks. Now this is going back over 40 years, but if I...
Doesn’t Play Well With Others

Doesn’t Play Well With Others

Posted on Thursday, December 24th, 2015

Today I was privy to a phone conversation that has left me in a complete state of amazement, I mean talk about shock and awe. You tell me what YOU...
Don’t Quit Your Day Job

Don’t Quit Your Day Job

Posted on Thursday, December 17th, 2015

Well I did it. I wrote a book. I sold a book. I am a published author. The day my book came out was one of the highlights of my life. My facebook...
Brand New Boyfriend, Same Old Family Means Holiday Fun

Brand New Boyfriend, Same Old Family Means Holiday Fun

Posted on Sunday, December 6th, 2015

Ahh, the holidays. The festivities, the pine tinged air, the twinkling lights, the carol singing, (Please do not knock on my door after 5 PM and...
Marriage, Divorce And A Good Gastro Doc

Marriage, Divorce And A Good Gastro Doc

Posted on Friday, November 13th, 2015

Sunday morning I woke up and as I lay there feigning sleep so that M would get up and make the coffee, I knew something was special about the day,...
It’s All There In Black And White

It’s All There In Black And White

Posted on Wednesday, October 7th, 2015

So,  the day is almost here. Saturday my book, There’s Been A Change Of Plans—A Memoir About Divorce, Dating And Delinquents, is being...
When There Are No Words…

When There Are No Words…

Posted on Thursday, September 24th, 2015

Let’s face it, we all love Facebook. If I need to see a video of a cat swimming in a pool with a bathing cap on, I know right where to go. If...