The Day the Music Died

Saddened by the news of musician Prince’s death, we take a step back and take stock of what is most valued in our lives. Sometimes, my boyfriend and I giggle about what the future may have to hold for us, like how we might feel after hearing of the tragic passing of Nicky Minaj or…

Children of the 80’s Don’t Grow Up to Be Catholics.

I was born on a Thursday in 1979.  My formative years occurred during the 80’s when Michael Jackson was still a black man and it was okay to play outside unsupervised, ride a bicycle without a helmet, and sit in the front seat without a seat belt.  Not that I condone any of these things,…

35 Fun Ways to Lose Weight – Fast

The title of this post is similar to an article I recently perused, albeit briefly, online.  The suggestions were dumb as hell, and I thought to myself, “Self, you can come up with better!” So, here’s an attempt at the same…but, it’s personalized to me:  Drink at least ten glasses of H2O each and every day. …