Take a Leap of Faith into 2014 – Even if it Scares the Pants Off of You

Today, while doing research for an article I was writing about the exciting world of medical malpractice, I read this quote: “In actual life, every … [Continue reading]

Poop, an Old Dog, and My Dad’s Car

My day started and ended with poop. Not figuratively – literally. I mean, I have lots of days where I think, “This is too much shit to handle in one … [Continue reading]

Great Customer Service or Prescription Medication?

In this day and age where you can barely get a real, live person on the phone whenever you call a company with a question about your cable or cell … [Continue reading]

Learning to be Happier: Lessons from Friedrich

“You can’t really be happy for other people if you’re not happy with yourself.” Undoubtedly, you have heard this expression before. If you find … [Continue reading]

The Mexican in the Kitchen (or Finding Happiness in Unexpected Ways)

“I totally hooked you up,” said our server, beaming at us as she piled extra grapes on our fruit et fromage plate. Then she leaned in closer and … [Continue reading]

How the Editor of Atlanta Magazine Guilted Me into Paying for a Subscription and Hollis Gillespie Made Me Write About It

The whole reason I became motivated to take my blog to the next level and become a professional, paid writer, is because Hollis Gillespie had sex with … [Continue reading]

Bodily Functions, Traveling with the Opposite Sex, and Other Potentially Embarrassing Subjects – Part 3

Part 3: Everybody Poops   I began to wonder: Does this happen to other couples, and if so, what do they do? How do they handle this … [Continue reading]

Bodily Functions, Traveling with the Opposite Sex, and Other Potentially Embarrassing Subjects: Part 2

Part 2: Traveling with the Opposite Sex   Even as mature adults, beyond having the right outfits to wear on your romantic getaway, sometimes … [Continue reading]

Bodily Functions, Traveling with the Opposite Sex, and Other Potentially Embarrassing Subjects: Part 1

Part 1: Bodily Functions   Sometimes taking your relationship to the next level means going out of town with the new man or woman in your … [Continue reading]

How Listening to Your Inner Voice Can Make You Slap Someone You Love

Sometimes the best advice comes in unexpected ways. Like the fortune cookie I recently opened that proclaimed: There are lessons to be learned by … [Continue reading]