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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...
Let Me Tell You About My Cat…

Let Me Tell You About My Cat…

Posted on Friday, September 18th, 2015

Okay, I’m not panicking or anything, but I just found myself engaged in conversation about my cat, Jetty, with the checkout girl at Publix....
This Wasn’t In The “Script”

This Wasn’t In The “Script”

Posted on Wednesday, August 19th, 2015

So today was my yearly visit with my psychiatrist and yes I have one and please stop judging. OMG, like YOU don’t lie awake at night and worry...
Divorce: Cross Your Bridge, But Don’t Burn It

Divorce: Cross Your Bridge, But Don’t Burn It

Posted on Monday, July 27th, 2015

Well, I’m sure you’ve noticed it’s been quite a while since I’ve  posted on my blog and I have a very good excuse,...
Happy Mother’s Day

Happy Mother’s Day

Posted on Saturday, May 9th, 2015

  I miss you guys! I know I haven’t posted in what seems like years, but the thing is I have a job now, and seriously, this is some heavy...