You Know You Better than “They” Do

Earlier this year, my husband and I decided to hire a financial planner. We were taking stock of our finances and realized that if we ever wanted to actually retire, we should probably do a little more than bury jars of cash in the backyard. And you thought those raspberry bushes were my attempt at … Continue reading You Know You Better than “They” Do


I Hate Running

Let me tell you about my relationship with running. As a little girl, I ran around. Of course I did. All kids do. I ran, I biked, I climbed, I took ballet classes a couple times a week; I did all the things an active child of the '80s did. As I transitioned from youth … Continue reading I Hate Running

Is it “Body Positive” to Want to Lose Weight?

Body Positivity. What is it? According to Wikipedia, whom as we all know is a bastion for knowledge and accuracy, it is "acceptance and appreciation of all body types.┬áIt is a social movement rooted in the belief that all human beings should have a positive body image, and be accepting of their own bodies as … Continue reading Is it “Body Positive” to Want to Lose Weight?