2018/06/08
Anthony Bourdain, suicide

Anthony Bourdain Parts Unknown

I was shocked for a second time this week when I heard the news of Anthony Bourdain‘s suicide, only days after Kate Spade was found hung […]
2018/06/06
Kate Spade, Kate Valentine Spade, Andy Spade, Davide Spade, Suicide, Beatrix Spade, fashion, depression, bipolar

Ode to Joy a Personal Kate Spade Story

Like many of you, I was shocked and then immensely saddened by the passing of style icon and designer, Kate Spade. I was out shopping with […]
2018/03/07
run, hide, fight, how to survive an active shooter event, Shelter in place, gun control

How to Survive an Active Shooter Event Using Run Hide Fight

How do you feel about raising kids in a time when it is necessary that they are taught run hide fight protocol as a means to […]
2018/01/18

Internet Showdown: Professional Sh*t Stirrer Versus Entitled Youtuber

Have you ever heard the names, Elle Darby or Paul Stenson? Me neither until today. Talk about an influencer’s nightmare, I’m not sure it gets too much […]
2018/01/12
President Donald Trump, Trump deosn't want immigrants from shithole countries, Haiti, Africa, El Salvador

America Meet Your Chief “Shithole” in Charge

On Thursday, it was made pretty clear President Trump doesn’t want poor immigrants from “shithole” countries. His words, not mine. During a meeting in the Oval Office, […]
2017/12/14
Sandy Hook, Sandy Hook Elementary, Newtown Connecticut, Adam Lanza, Mass shooting, gun control

Why the Children of the Sandy Hook Shooting Can Never be Forgotten

I woke up this morning, then, I remembered what today is the anniversary of the Sandy Hook shooting.  It’s 11 days before Christmas. It’s the third day […]
2017/10/16
Me Too, Women's Rights, Sexual Abuse, Sexual Harassment, Harvey Weinstein, #MeToo, Me too

The Reality of Being Born a Woman

As I raise my hand to claim “me too”,  I’m faced with a society asking who is to blame for the Weinstein situation? Obviously, Harvey Weinstein […]
2017/10/02
Marilou Danley, Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas, Route 91 country Music Festival, Stephen Paddock, Mass Shooting, Country Music Festival, Jason Aldean

Las Vegas Concert Goers Murdered by another White Guy with a Semi Automatic Weapon

At least 58 people were killed and more than 515 people were injured when a gunman, Stephen Paddock, opened fire on the Route 91 Harvest country […]
2017/08/14
Dear America, election, Donald Trump, parenting, politics, racism, misogyny, bigotry, children, America, American values, xenophobia, America is great

Dear America

This is an open letter to my dear America. I hope someone is reading and sharing and spreading humanity and kindness faster than the cancer of […]