March 29, 2017

She Persisted.

You’ve probably noticed that I’ve not been writing much on the blog. After the long, strange trip that was last year’s election, I took a pause […]
May 5, 2016

Words to Live By

December 22, 2015

Ready for 2016?

May 11, 2014

The Not-So-Secret War on Girls and Why We Should Care

Where are Our Girls? It’s been almost a month since nearly 300 Nigerian school girls were kidnapped by the radical militia group Boko Haram. Their crime? […]
April 4, 2014

Ban “Bossy”? Ban These Words Instead.

Last month, Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg, who stepped into the spotlight last year with her bestselling book Lean In , launched her latest mission. In partnership with the […]
February 16, 2014

Motherhood, Marriage, Career and the Single Girl Curse

  Every now and then, I run across an article that makes me question whether we are truly living in the year 2014. Susan Patton, who’s […]
February 9, 2014

Knowing These Symptoms Can Save a Life, Maybe Yours.

Would you know the difference between the flu and a heart attack? Three years ago Dr. D. lost his mother to a heart attack. If I […]
January 20, 2014

I’m Sorry: What Kids Can Teach Adults About Apologies.

It was a play date that started out pretty much like all play dates.  D2 and his pre-school classmate Meena were playing in the tee pee […]
November 2, 2012

10 Reasons Not to Vote

    There are just a few days left until election day and If you’re like me, you are fed up with wall to wall political […]