Running After Divorce, Running From Life

This weekend, I finished my third half marathon in my hometown race, the Surf City Half Marathon. 17 months ago, I hadn’t run farther than one full mile, and that…

How To Be A More Confident Woman

If you were to take a poll of the most attractive quality in a person, I would bet that in the top 3 would be confidence. There is something appealing…

How to Survive On One Income After Divorce

I’ve never been good with living on a budget. I like to shop; I find it cathartic (yes, yes I know a therapist would have lots to say about that),…

Dating After Divorce: Tips To Help You Tread the Murky Waters of Singlehood

Whether you’re 21 or 41, dating is a daunting task. Personally, I hate it. Well, hate isn’t a strong enough word. Loathe is more like it. Dating after divorce is…

How To Handle Your Ex Getting Remarried

It’s bound to happen. Some day, your ex will remarry, and when that day happens, you may feel a surge of random emotions. That day for me was last Monday.…

40 By 40 | Setting Goals, Living Life & Kicking Ass

The evening I turned 38 a few months ago, I began making a list of things I wanted to accomplish. I realized that many of the goals I wanted to…

How To Survive The Holidays As a Single Mom

As much as the holidays are a joyful time for many, for some, the holidays are tough for various reasons. For a single mom (or single parent) who is co-parenting,…

Why Men Love B*itches | Some Advice To My Non-Stop Crying Neighbor

Last summer, I had some really awesome neighbors¬†and one not so awesome old, crotchety¬†neighbor who set out to make everyone’s life miserable. One by one, due to life’s circumstances, everyone…

The Stages of Grief Are Exactly Like The Stages of Divorce

Sorry, I’ve been a tad MIA lately. Those that follow me on Instagram or Facebook will have seen the crazy busy October I had – from running my first marathon,…

How To Become Great In Just 8 Steps | The School of Greatness Book

When I was in elementary school, I read voraciously. My favorite day was Tuesday because that’s when we got to skip science and go to the library. We were allowed…