Monthly Archives: February 2014

10 Ways to Stargaze in Los Angeles

Los Angeles. The city of angels. The home of celebrities. The place where dreams come true. Where movies are made and stars are born. In L.A., stars light up the city streets night and day. And on a recent trip to the West Coast, I had a chance to stargaze from the Hollywood Hills to […]

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She’s Yours, But Not to Keep

I didn’t want to be the one to make the decision. I hoped my husband, David, would make it for us. But as we sat on the sofa with Nilla, our sleeping, thirteen year old golden retriever, neither of us was ready to say goodbye. A few minutes later, she woke up and looked at […]

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Love Actually is, All Around

For the past three years, right around Valentine’s Day, someone I’ve known, loved, or admired has died. I began to wonder if this was all a strange coincidence, or worse, a cruel joke that the Universe was playing. How thick the irony, that so close to the day of love, such heartache and loss could […]

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Thicker, Longer Eyelashes Are Yours for the Growing

There’s just something glamorous about long, lush eyelashes. When I was younger, I didn’t have to work at all to get Snuffleupagus-esque lashes. They grew and fluttered, effortlessly. But over the past few years, I’ve noticed that my lashes have become shorter and thinner. Rumor has it, this can happen with (whispered tone) age. Over […]

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