Monthly Archive for September, 2012

: September, 2012

Put yourself on a magazine cover

Have you ever fantasized about being a magazine cover model? Most of us probably have — even if it was back when we were 10 years old. But if you’re a woman between the ages of 35 and 54 who lives or

What was Kate thinking?

How are your decision-making skills? I’ve always been somewhat Jekyll and Hyde with mine — sometimes they come easy and sometimes I struggle too much and take way too long to make them. My fear is

It’s all in the photo

Sometimes it takes a picture to make you see. Like with your kids. They grow and their appearance changes, but often we still see them as children. So imagine my surprise when the proofs from my

The (mail) battle of the colleges

The college countdown begins. And if, like me, you have a high school senior in your house, you know what I’m talking about. Occasional bursts of marketing mail still come from obscure colleges K has

Life with an open mind, and thumbs out

I’m afraid we’ve set a bad example for our daughter. One of those “do as I say, not as I do” kind of moments. Problem is, the experience turned into something positive. My husband and I picked up a

Our last ‘first’

Another school year has begun. Most of you, like me, probably got a kick out of reading your friends’ posts on Facebook from that “first day.” And many of you, like me, are experiencing your last