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Pretty is as Pretty does

“Pretty is as Pretty Does.”  That’s what my Gram used to say to me if I asked how I looked wearing something.  I’ve thought about that many times. It taught me not to ask, but to do. Every day we are bombarded with images of what a “Beautiful” woman is supposed to look like. We are told that a beautiful woman is tall, yet not too tall. She doesn’t want… Read More »Pretty is as Pretty does

How I Turned Painful Grief Into My Defining Moment

What’s your defining moment? They say that a defining moment is one that is life-changing. It is said to happen in the blink of an eye.  It’s a pivotal moment filled with critical choices. For many, they struggle to discover that moment when they engage their passions, rise above the crowd and grasp their shining star. And for some, you are handed a gift of opportunity and what you do… Read More »How I Turned Painful Grief Into My Defining Moment

Prince performs ‘Nothing Compares 2 U’ and breaks my heart again

Share on facebook Share Share on pinterest Pin Share on twitter Tweet I am a HUGE Prince fan.  Since I was a kid, and even today, when I hear him sing, my heart melts.  That’s why when a friend of mine sent me the link to hear Prince perform an old classic from my teenage years, I felt my heartbreak all over again. It took me right back to those… Read More »Prince performs ‘Nothing Compares 2 U’ and breaks my heart again