Friendship


Snap judgments might cause you to miss out on a great book or a new friend! Never judge a book by its cover. That’s always been a hard one for me, because I like pretty books. I recently sent a book (The Post-Birthday World by Lionel Shriver) to a friend for her birthday. When she thanked me and asked why I had sent her that particular book, I told her it was one of my favorite novels. (But also, it’s a really pretty book!) Even if I didn’t love The Post-Birthday......

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November 19, 2015

The Golden Rule

  “Yes, but would you let the Syrian refugees into our country? Yes or no?” I pressed my husband. “Why are we talking about this again? This is two nights in a row now,” my husband replied....


October 29, 2015

My Squad

  Ever since Taylor Swift got herself a “squad,” that’s all I’ve been hearing about. Taylor’s got a squad. Kim Kardashian has a squad. Beyonce has a squad. Well guess what, Taylor? Non-celebrities can have...


July 31, 2013

Friendships Revisited

For the month of July, I focused on Friendship for My Happiness Project. I wanted to make friendship a priority in my life, something that has been difficult since the birth of my children.  I...


January 27, 2013

Girls’ Night In

I had the rare occasion to escape to North Jersey alone yesterday to see some friends…no husband, no kid, and no dog. First I met my book club for brunch in Hoboken to discuss The...