For the Love of Girl Scout Cookies
by Tracy Larson on February 24, 2014
Every spring with their toothless smiles and pigtails, otherwise harmless Brownies and Girl Scouts somehow manage to throw most of us — even temporarily — off our pre-swimsuit season diets by asking a simple question as we enter the grocery store: “Would you like to buy some Girl Scout cookies?” says the brown-vested child with her [read the full article]
How to Deal With Turning 40?
by Contributors on February 26, 2014
I am 42 and having what others may call a midlife crises. I am scared of what getting older will mean. How do I live with wrinkles, will men still flirt with me, do I still have a chance at new experiences? Any wisdom for me? Asked by Michelle – Sydney, Australia When we are turning [read the full article]
Women, Then & Now
Women’s Calendars 1915 vs Now
by Tracy Larson on February 23, 2014
Women are busy people who use calendars to track multitasking lives. All of us have a favorite, maybe its a smartphone or a paper calendar with sticky notes poking out everywhere. Women from 1915 used a different type of calendar. Take a peek below and see if you can spot the differences and the similarities [read the full article]
Who is She?
An Infertility Story
by Tracy Larson on February 1, 2014
The path to motherhood may seem like a simple one, but for some women the path takes a different turn. Infertility is a difficult journey and a private one. Kelly, a new mom from San Francisco, has been on that journey and is willing to share her story with you. Let’s meet Kelly. Tracy – I [read the full article]
Conversations with Men
Why Don’t Men Notice Dirt, Dust or Dog Hair and Get the Vacuum?
by Tracy Larson on February 25, 2014
Crumbs, lint and miscellaneous life were strewn across the living room floor, not a lot, but if you connected the dots you’d draw up a hedgehog. My husband on the other hand noticed nothing. Men just don’t’ seem to notice things like crumbs and lint…sound familiar? The carpet looked like that for a week… Yes, a week. [read the full article]
Conversations Between Girlfriends
“I’m Getting a Divorce”
by Tracy Larson on February 5, 2014
The espresso machines were steaming, and the bustling coffee shop felt familiar and safe as my friend and I sat down. Even though we’d been friends for 15 years, I was unprepared for the statement she was about to make. “How are you?” I said looking at her troubled expression while taking a sip of my [read the full article]
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