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


My favorite chair & the art of sitting still

April 1, 2013

It’s been eight months since my shrink explained to me that vacations are so powerful that even the act of planning one can already lift the spirit. This has proven […]

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How to buy running shoes

March 11, 2013

As a non-runner, shopping for new running shoes was a chance to explore a world I didn’t know existed. I highly recommend the experience as a way to get on […]

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Big retailers will take back old returns

December 13, 2012

FYI: I am amazed at how generous the return policies have become at big chains. Well, at least that’s what I found at two stores that I visited recently. In […]

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Four dating tips that really work

October 15, 2012

There’s nothing like hitting bottom with a good cry because all the weeping will float you back up to the top. That’s what happened to me on a particularly depressing, […]

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3 ways to stretch your dollars at Mohonk Mountain House

August 7, 2012

I can hardly believe that I just spent $1,129.16 for a one-night, mother-daughter getaway to a top-rated spa. No regrets! In fact, if I’ve got a glow, it’s probably due […]

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How to do yoga online — with my YouTube video

July 27, 2012

Pssst, there’s a great yoga studio offering unlimited classes any time, anywhere you want….for just $18 a month. For further meditation, I’ve made you a video about this place… YogaGlo.com […]

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Food is fun

July 24, 2012

Remember when my daughter went away to camp in early July? And how I was home alone trying to find new things to look forward to? Well, with the kid […]

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