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The Real Story of Alcohol, My Story and Stories From Other Women

November 7, 2019

The Real Story of Alcohol, My Story and Stories From Other Women

After I wrote my first piece on alcohol “Perhaps Mama Needs Her Wine Shouldn’t Be The Catchphrase For Motherhood” , the response was incredible. Over the last year and a half I [...]

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The Perfect Day In Lexington

October 12, 2019

The Perfect Day In Lexington

Rolling green hills dressed in wildflowers, thoroughbreds grazing behind white fences that sweep along the highway, this is Lexington, Kentucky. Behind the obvious reasons to visit – horses and bourbon – [...]

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Best Of Provence

June 26, 2019

Best Of Provence

We often think of time as passing us by. As we drove passed fields of lavender and poppies, rows of grapevines and olive trees I wondered if maybe we were just [...]

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Best of The French Riviera: Saint-Tropez

June 25, 2019

Best of The French Riviera: Saint-Tropez

Were you never told St. Tropez is paradise? -Karl Lagerfeld The pastel colored buildings, the narrow streets, the bougainvillea wrapped balconies – the colors and smells of the Mediterranean wind along [...]

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Best of The French Riviera: Day 1-4

June 24, 2019

Best of The French Riviera: Day 1-4

“Oh Romeo, Romeo, wherefore art thou Romeo?” I called out of the window of our castle room. My husband had to remind me France already had plenty of cheese. In the [...]

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This Is 40: An Achievement Not A Punishment

May 22, 2019

This Is 40: An Achievement Not A Punishment

I HAVE 40 years. J’ai quarant ans. If you translate ‘I am 40 years old’ to French that is the translation. There is no ‘old’ at the end, the phrase is [...]

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Strawberry Shortcake

May 14, 2019

Strawberry Shortcake

‘Tis the season🍓🍓🍓Thank goodness #meatlessmonday isn’t Sweetless Monday;) Eating seasonally guarantees the tastiest, most beautiful food. I loved Strawberry Shortcake when I was younger so with fresh local strawberries in hand [...]

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The One Thing I Wish I Knew As A Younger Mom

May 8, 2019

The One Thing I Wish I Knew As A Younger Mom

If there was one lesson I wish I could tell my younger mom self it is this – be still. As a younger mom I often felt harried and hurried through [...]

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Go Big Or Go Home, I Think I’ll Go Home

May 3, 2019

Go Big Or Go Home, I Think I’ll Go Home

It’s an ingrained American philosophy, Go Big Or Go Home! It urges dreaming big. It motivates tycoons, innovators, CEOs. I myself can see where this philosophy played a large role in [...]

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We Are Stewards Of This Earth

April 22, 2019

We Are Stewards Of This Earth

I was in our house when my daughter came in, “Mommy will you come outside with me?” I went outside where I found she had piled some sticks, flowers, leaves, and rocks. [...]

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