Today is Martin Luther King Day…January 18,2016.  My house takes today very seriously.  And, it’s not just because MLK’s famous “I have a Dream Speech” was given on my birthday, August 28th. I haven’t taken my kids on any marches, protests, or rallies, but their social consciousness and commitment to civic-mindedness is ingrained in them. Either I did something right, or dare I say, our educational system has done something right.  I’ll go with a …

HAPPY New Year!

January 1, 2016

Happy 2016 Everyone! I’m wishing lots of happy and lots of smiles to all of you! Before I get into anything, I just want to thank you for visiting me over the years, reading my words, sending me your thoughts, and most recently, offering your support and beautiful words of encouragement.  No one should ever feel alone, and I hope by sharing, I’m also helping someone else in some small way. The ball has dropped…Thank G-d!!! …

Well…it’s taken me a while, but I’m finally ready to put out my “official public statement…” I know many of you have heard, and many haven’t, which is kind of crazy since it’s been all over the news and tabloids (insert sarcasm)…But, yes…After, 15 years of marriage I am getting divorced. I’m not going to sugar-coat things. It hasn’t  been a “walk in the park” these past eight months. Ok, it hasn’t been a “bowl of …

I don’t even know where to start….But, I know I just have to start. Sitting down to write this post is actually much harder than when I wrote my first post (back on October 27, 2011). Something takes over when you keep procrastinating. It’s called paralysis. Paralysis of your life. Well, in this case, my life. I’m talking about putting your life on hold. I’ve had a lot of hot mess this past year and …

I Am Woman

May 11, 2013

**To all the INCREDIBLY AMAZING SUPER-MOMS out there…This one’s for you! Happy Mother’s Day ladies! xoxoxo** Many of you know, I am NOT a morning person. At. All. So, the fact that I woke up at 6:30 am to drive into Manhattan, during rush hour from Westchester, I might add, should give you an indication of how determined I was to go to the DivaMoms 1st Annual Mom Mogul Breakfast co-hosted by More Magazine, this past Tuesday, May 7th, at Bond …