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A fool for love: Mr. Big in the real world

November 30, 2009 by  
Filed under Marriage, On Life, On Relationships, Single

I wasn’t one of the thousands of women who loved Sex and the City while it was on TV. So when the movie came out, I didn’t rush out to see it that first weekend. Or the second. In fact, I just saw it for the first time earlier this year on DVD. And once again, the portrayals were great and the relationships realistic. That is until Mr. Big and Carrie got married.

You’ve come a long way baby: 20 things I’d tell you now

October 26, 2009 by  
Filed under On Family, On Life, On Relationships

20 things you need to know – Hey you, standing over there looking tough and cute the way little girls often do, it’s me, well you – in about 36 years. Some things haven’t changed much. With the exception of the ribbon, your hair looked a lot like that this morning, and that stance, you […]

Almost forty…

October 15, 2009 by  
Filed under On Health & Beauty, On Life

Rachel’s graced us once again with more hilarious and real talk about being almost forty. From the pain of divorce to the pain of Brazilian bikini waxes, being almost forty has its ups and downs.

That hair in the middle of my cheek…

October 12, 2009 by  
Filed under On Health & Beauty, On Life

I’ve been getting a lot of positive energy and uplifting posts from women who are either anxiously awaiting forty, or looking back at it as the best time of their lives. Their honest stories are encouraging and uplifting, but…