In our busy and hectic lives, sometimes we forget to stop and smile, hold back a laugh, or get pulled down by unhappy people. Then we have the continuous depressing reality of the world at large with senseless murders, wars, etc. and the wrath of Mother Nature. Not too long ago there was the 100 […]

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Today I had the pleasure of being caught in a cross-fire between two sisters-in-law who could not stop gushing about each other!  Yes, you heard me… gushing… In the morning, on my journey in to work, I called one of my best friends to catch up as it had been awhile.  Yesterday was her birthday […]

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I was reading The Week and came across an interesting fact: apparently one in four British women go clubbing with their mothers, according to a Usurv survey; 36% invite their mothers to social events with their friends. Reading this made me smile at first. I then had this bizarre mental image of being invited by […]

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Yes… this blog is intended to Celebrate Women… but Women just don’t happen.  As much as an impact a mother has on a daughter, a father has equally the same in my opinion and experience.  Here is how my Papa help shape me in to the girl/woman I am today… Papa is a ‘No-bullshit’, ‘It’s […]

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50 Shades of Opinions & Reservations… Like the books, the media is all over the movie and so are the viewers, and the conservative non-viewers. I made it through the first 2 chapters of the 1st book – 50 Shades of Grey – over a period of 3 weeks!  A mere 10 or so pages? […]

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I was at Pilates, again. On this particular Saturday, the Studio was packed. There were two women chatting together, quite audibly (I was not eavesdropping) about how exhausted they felt and one of them sighed and remarked, “Well, I always feel like this when there is a Full Moon, I’ve noticed that about myself.” Now, […]

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Happy New Year! Back to school runs and work.  As you skip back into the gym, remember to check out new January rates that might be displayed in the smallest font humanly possible to read – they may be cheaper than what you currently pay. I only realised when I received a letter from my […]

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Loving January.  No matter where I am – in Los Angeles or in London – I love January.  It’s the calm after the storm of the holidays, but there’s this magic in the air as I look forward to all the surprises that will unfold in the New Year! (I do not make New Year’s […]

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