I Was a Vegetarian For 2 Weeks and Here’s What Happened – Part 3

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My two week experiment as a vegetarian yielded some interesting results.  Some were expected and positive, others were unexpected and negative.  They fell into two basic categories, changes to my body and changes to my lifestyle.

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I Was A Vegetarian For 2 Weeks And Here’s What Happened – Part 1

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I eat meat – well not red meat, but chickens, fish and (a few pigs) should run/swim as fast as they can when I show up at the picnic.  That is why it was so radical  when I decided to become a vegetarian for two weeks…

(And yes, I know pork is red meat; I didn’t buy into that “other white meat” campaign. I just can’t give up bacon crumbles!)

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Manifest Your Destiny: Dreams + Goals + Action = Reality

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Manifest Your Destiny

Turn Your Dreams Into Goals And Your Goals into Reality.

Each year, many of us make resolutions to do better and be better in the new year. Do you review them periodically to see how well you have done? Do you find that many of your resolutions go unfulfilled?

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How To Be Happy

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Let’s Get Happy!

Are you one of those people who is inherently happy?  Good for you! Most of us experience peaks and valleys of happiness and our goal is to make the peaks higher and more frequent, and the valleys shallow and few.  Happiness is sometimes an elusive goal, especially during stressful times (like during the holidays), or for people who suffer from clinical depression.  We all want to be happy, but how do we do it?

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Here’s What Mom Really Wants for Mother’s Day (And It’s Not What You Think!)

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The Perfect Mother’s Day Gift

Every year, about this time, children all over the country waste way too many brain cells trying to figure out what to buy their mom for Mother’s Day. When you were young, getting the right gift was easy – make mom something with your own little hands and her heart would melt. If you are reading this, you are now too old to get away with a homemade gift, so you join the legions of clueless shoppers at the mall. But can you find what mom really wants at the mall?

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How To Order A Drink At A Bar Like Bond – Jane Bond.

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How Is Your Bar Knowledge?

Anybody who went to college knows what a “shot” is, and has probably had more than their share of them. Gracious Girls, those days are long gone and it’s time to “up” your sophistication points. Knowing how to order a drink is one sure way to do that.  Learn what to expect when you order your drink “shaken, not stirred.”

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She Sips Tea…

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January is National Hot Tea month and although this is the last day of the month, it’s not too late to celebrate! Grab a cup, get settled in and let’s sip some tea.

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The Secret to Walking in High Heels

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Secrets Revealed:  How to Walk in High Heels

Some people are just born knowing how to walk in heels. If you aren’t one of them don’t worry. We leave no woman behind! We can let you in on the tips and tricks to get you “runway ready” in no time!

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