Category Archives: Work

InStyle Magazine’s Summer Social, A Can’t Miss for Me

Tomorrow evening I am attending an event I’ve been looking forward to for weeks: InStyle magazine‘s Summer Social, organized by Single Edition Media. InStyle is, hand’s down, my favorite beauty and fashion magazine. Over the years, I’ve shared many articles and products with you … Continue reading

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Equal Pay for Equal Work: If Not Now, When?

I don’t carry around a cell phone the size of my shoe anymore. My computer no longer requires a room of its own, complete with central air-conditioning. I don’t have to wear gut numbing pantyhose. Yeah, so much has improved for me and … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday: Growing Up in Coal Country

I was born in Western Pennsylvania. I was a coal country kid, born and bred. In the photo above, I’m sitting on the back steps of our rental home in Miller Shaft. I got to play outside every nice day while my … Continue reading

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Exercise: Cleaning House versus Running

Exercise is alive and well at my house. It took me 5 hours and 15 minutes to dust, vacuum and scrub 6 rooms, 3 flights of stairs and 2 1/2 bathrooms. Do I win a medal for shiniest surfaces? Based on … Continue reading

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The Office Troublemaker

Lily, the Rescue Kitty

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