When we were growing up, commercials told us that “choosy moms” selected a specific kind of peanut butter because they wanted the best for their families. At the same time, us kids who were “picky eaters” were probably a source of stress to our “choosy moms.”… More
As Mother’s Day approaches, some of us look ahead with excitement while we make plans to celebrate the moms in our families. For others, this holiday provokes anxiety and dread because of the pressure to spend the day with a women with whom we have a strained, difficult or just plain bad relationship with. For these women, Mother’s Day can be, well… “a mother”…. More
“Your task is not to seek for love, but merely to seek and find all the barriers within yourself that you have built against it.” ― Rumi… More
End your Valentine’s Day on a sweet note. These romantic little desserts will entice your loved one with delectable flavors, rich colors, and charming presentations. Hit the flip for a variety of tasty treats…. More
Nothing says romance like lingerie. Treat yourself—and your partner—to something more than your granny panties for Valentine’s Day. Functional and chic, these sets will add something extra to your walk on any day of the year…. More
Don’t Blame Daddy: Is it Fair for Grown Women to Blame Their Relationship Problems on Absent Fathers?
“He said he’s got the hotel ready for us tonight. I was supposed to go yesterday, but my moms was buggin’ so I’m going tonight. He’s coming to get me at the next stop,” went the conversation being held behind me as I waited for the subway this afternoon with a bunch of high school students fresh from dismissal. When I turned around I saw exactly what I expected: Two teenage girls in school uniforms in all of their shaved faux-hawk, false-eyelashed imagined maturity who probably thought they were more grown than I was…. More