In 2005, author David Foster Wallace was asked to give the commencement address to the graduating class of Kenyon College. However, the resulting speech didn’t become widely known until after he died in 2008. His brilliant mind has since gained traction through a recent video adaptation of his speech, “This is Water.” If you want some...Read More!
I celebrated my first Mother’s Day today, and I get it. All I want today is to wish every mother I know a wonderful day and send out a virtual hug to every mother out there. Happy Mother’s Day to my mother, who is my lifelong cheerleader and biggest fan. Happy Mother’s Day to my mother-in-law, who said to me on my wedding day,...Read More!
The weight debate forges on with the new book co-authored by Morning Joe host Mika Brzezinski, titled Obsession: America’s Food Addiction – And My Own. It may seem odd that the slim built Brzezinski admittedly has an addiction to food. The 46 year old has spent more than 30 years of her life battling her need to over eat, binge and purge....Read More!
Everyone knows what the typical ‘walk of shame’ consists of: you have a late night out, or perhaps ‘hook up’ with someone, and then having no over-night bag in tow, are forced to leave in the morning wearing your clothes and makeup from the night before (which in most cases, is probably clothing not appropriate for a 7am walk down Main...Read More!
Does tent size really matter? That’s the question everyone is asking since Saturday, April 27, 2013, when former NBA Superstar, Michael Jordan exchanged vows with 35-year old, Yvette Prieto, his girlfriend of five years, in a 40,000 square foot tent erected on the Jack Nicklaus Golf Course in Palm Beach Florida. The tent, which bordered...Read More!
Mother’s Day is upon us once again and it’s time to celebrate the women who helped us grow and become who we are today. And what does a girl get for such an important woman in 2013? There seems to be so many options on the market today. Personally, I have always been a fan of the kind of the gifts that cannot be bought at a store, making...Read More!
Friends ask for favors all the time. “Can you lend me five dollars?,” “Can you pick me up from the airport?,” “Can you go with me to find a dress?” But what if the question they ask you isn’t so cut and dry? Would you still be that eager, beaver friend or would you awkwardly decline and risk altering your...Read More!
More often than not, your social calendar revolves around eating out. Date night with your significant other, dinner and drinks with the girls, happy hour with your coworkers and any other opportunity to mingle with friends could make your healthy eating habits go right down the drain. While a cheat meal, and controversially even a cheat...Read More!
Hot dogs are refining their deep pink color from roasting on the grill, the sun is slowly setting along the horizon, in no rush to set fully just yet, and red plastic cups are in need of refreshing. Memorial Day weekend, a precursor to the anticipated days of summer, is a time where people can finally relax and enjoy a long weekend with family...Read More!
When it comes to a wedding, every girl knows the phrase “something borrowed, something blue, something old, something new.” Usually the something borrowed is a piece of jewelry, something blue is many times the bride’s garter, something old tends to be a part of your mother’s dress, and something new is always the wedding dress. But...Read More!