Boot Season

Yes it’s Spring, and summer will soon be upon us but in NYC it’s really always boot season. Ankle booties that is. Rain boots are most appropriate right now because it’s been raining on and off for a couple weeks but even during the warmer summer months, we spend a lot of our time indoors,…

How Do You React To A Person With A Disability?

Yesterday, I got in line to pay for a blouse in H&M and the cashier had a partly severed hand. I couldn’t stop staring at it when I noticed it. And then I realized how long I had been looking at her before I even noticed it. She was disabled but not handicapped. I was…

What’s In Your Wallet

Could you fit everything you own in a single bag? The man who wrote this article claims that he can. It’s an interesting read. But no matter how big my bag, no matter how many times I de-clutter, I can’t say that. And I don’t think I want to. I have a wall of books that…

T Minus Two

Six years ago, I worked at Macy’s. It was the year between college and grad school, I got hired at Christmas and I ended up working there a few months. It was one of the best jobs I ever had because the focus wasn’t on the tedious work, folding sweaters or cleaning up the aisles….

G-BOMBS Meal Plan

Like everything else, eating can be scheduled. Yeah, I know some people say to only eat when you’re hungry. That’s true! But you should know what you’re going to eat BEFORE you’re hungry. You know why they say you shouldn’t shop on an empty stomach? Because we don’t make good decisions when we’re really hungry….