I launched this blog in 2008. My mini-me.


Check out my latest abstract paintings :)

April 22, 2013

For me, nothing beats the wordless joy of globbing paint onto canvas. It’s all about the trance of letting go. Stop thinking. Do it. Overthinking kills spontaneity. Overthinking makes me […]

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How to become a model in Seventeen magazine, Part 3

January 28, 2013

My daughter, now 17, is modeling right this minute in Seventeen magazine for the third time. She’s  17, in Seventeen…sweet!!! The experience taught both of us even more about how she […]

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Do you think it’s possible to unplug?

December 17, 2012

The other night when my daughter Gabi and I were out to dinner, she scolded me for taking pictures of our food and instantly sharing them on social media. “This […]

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Photos: Sistahood at the 2012 Women’s Media Center Awards Dinner

November 19, 2012

The really bad news is that women are appallingly underrepresented in the media industry. The good news? Women are doing something about it — and having a good time in […]

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Inspiration for the Day

September 24, 2012

I know I’m serving up a good one in this post because it poses The Most Important Question Of The Day. The topic first surfaced for me last month during […]

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Things that belonged to my parents

September 20, 2012

Writing so much about my parents on this blog has led to a very nice surprise. While they annoyed terrorized me for so many of my younger years, I can […]

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If you love words and books, you’ll love this video

August 20, 2012

In praise of books: Have you ever wondered what your stories would look like? What colors, images and lettering are “you”? The topic is explored with humorous insight in the […]

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