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  • I, Pariah

    I was married for 11 years, and with that man for almost 20. Barrelling into midlife was predictably tumultuous for me, but I felt that, by 40, at least my marriage was ready to…

  • This Magical Home Appliance Combats Allergies

    Most of you know that managing allergies is a big part of my life. Environmental (indoor and outdoor), seasonal, animals. . . My seven-year-old son and I both suffer with them,…

  • unwanted : happy

    As a child, I’d throw tantrums so epic, my mother started recording them on tapes for me to listen to later, to show me just how irrational I’d been. As a teen,…

  • Ugh, why do you overshare so much?

    Shh, don’t tell people that! What’ll they think? Keep more secrets, be mysterious, stop telling the world your problems. Why do I overshare? Where is my shame? Why do…

  • The Show Me Your Brave Project: Why it Matters

    Awhile ago, a reporter reached out to me about the Show Me Your Brave project. The project was something I started rather casually (and quite by accident), collecting stories of…

    Monster Jam is BACK!

    It’s that time of year again… we’re all freezing cold and looking for some winter fun. We ski, we toboggan, we stay in and have movie…