Paris

Final Parisian Gasp…

Final Parisian Gasp…

Conundrum. Our last day in Paris and we were stumped. What to do…what haven’t we done?

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Weekend Getaway

Restorative Getaway…

Restorative Getaway…

I experienced a restorative weekend as a stowaway.

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Motherhood

The Days Of Our Lives…

The Days Of Our Lives…

Are we ever prepared for loved ones to die?! I walked the floor all night waiting for the opportune time to call and check on my mother.

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Travel

Navigate Change Gently…

Navigate Change Gently…

I’m turning into my mother…heaven forbid.

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Not Ma’am

No Ma’am…

No Ma’am…

Do you see red when someone calls you Ma’am? I detest the title and cannot contain my reaction which is usually, “Seriously…Ma’am?!” Recently, I was lunching at Casa Mono in […]

 

Music

Hozier Took Me To Church And Beyond…

Hozier Took Me To Church And Beyond…

Friday night I partied like it was 1999.

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Entitlement

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N/Naka Knocked Me Out…

N/Naka Knocked Me Out…

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Movies

Who Are You Wearing…

Who Are You Wearing…

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Color Me Almost Done…

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The Devil Made Me Do It…

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Health + Fitness

Unplugged…

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Restaurant Reviews

Butchers & Barbers…

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