More Dangerous than the Weather

“Life isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass. It’s about learning to dance in the rain.”- Vivian Green Schools across Maryland were closed today because of supposed icy conditions. Fine, I don’t want to see anyone hurt, but the the sun is shinning now at 1 pm and my children are bored to tears. Read More

Kiss Your Shitty Valentine’s Days Goodbye Forever

Did your Valentine’s Day Suck? Here’s How to be Sure Next Year’s Doesn’t. A sucky Valentine’s Day is always a downer. If your’s left you feeling more alone and hopeless than ever it’s time to make a change for the better and ensure all your future Valentine’s Days will be filled with love, even if Read More

Have the Best Snowday Ever by Having These 12 Essential Things on Hand

Some of my fondest childhood memories are of snowdays. Snowdays are symbolic of freedom as they exist as an escape from our structured, over scheduled lives.  The happy memories I have of canceled school, sledding and hot cocoa with friends remain crystal clear in my minds eye to this day. The thrill of the snowday Read More

Going Home for the Holiday’s – A Survival Guide

I like the idea of going home for the holidays but often have mixed emotions when I get there.  Our long Thanksgiving weekend in #Bethesda gives me the opportunity enjoy my hometown through the eyes of a tourist, discovering new places while still relishing the few old ones still in existence.  This extended #sundayfunday,  inspires me to begin working on  a Read More

What Now, After Paris?

What now, after Paris? Finding light amongst the darkness is proving increasingly challenging for me in the aftermath of the tragic terror attacks in Paris Friday night. Mr Rodger’s posthumous viral advice tells us to concentrate on #lookingforthehelpers. Focusing on the knowble acts tragedy often brings out in mankind is a powerful tool for finding a Read More

Finding my Sunday Funday

Sundays have historically been a sacred day in America. Taking the time to turn inward, rest and reflect, allows us to rebuild, regenerate and muster the strength to begin anew when Monday blasts its fateful alarm. Whether it is church bells calling you to prayer, or game time whistles calling you to play, as Americans Read More