Blog Posts For: Just like us

Get your glam on!

This month’s upcoming Confidence Conversation on Confident Mobile Makeup with Tracilee Messina reminded me of this old gem and the importance of looking good to feel confident! A few pounds and a few stylis...

The Need to Bull-long

I’m mad about Maslow – the 1940’s genius psychologist Abraham Maslow, that is. Thirty years ago, my life changed significantly when I learned about his hierarchy of needs. I realized that everyone has a fun...

R U a carrot, an egg or a cup of coffee?

Leaving NYC after a 24 hr work trip, I was again reminded how tough it is to exist there.  Its crowded, expensive and dirty.  One needs energy and attitude to deal with it all and perhaps even a bit of indiffer...

You dress like a grandma

60 glowing feedback forms. Even one that noted how much they loved my outfit. But it took only one nameless form to punch my ego. It ironically said I shouldn’t dress like a grandma. Despite my multiple image c...

A Better Way to Love

I don’t know about you, but I’ve recently received an influx of Save-the Dates for all of the upcoming summer weddings this year. The air is full of love, roses…and self-loathing. Coming from someone whose ...

Bow Wow

From the back, she’s gorgeous.  Flaxen hair, long legs and posture that conveys she knows she’s hot. Maybe she’s talking to a nice looking guy at the bar or running for a train. In any event, not matter yo...

Spread Confidence & Inspire #InternationalWomensDay

As women, we are constantly bombarded by confident sucking factors in our lives; from photoshopped bodies on magazines attempting to dictate our images to marketing ploys that make us feel sub-par. We even cause ...

Pucker Face

Walk into a meeting sometime soon, a party, or any group setting.  Check out the faces of the people there and seek out the pucker faces. You know what I mean:  the people with the pursed lips or the furrowed b...

My Own Silver Lining Playbook

I never want to be called a Pollyanna.  I don’t even really like the moniker ‘optimist’.  It all sounds fake and nauseatingly peppy to me.  I’m a New Englander and New Yorker so I naturally gravitate t...

Even Gaga sometimes goes Wa Wa

“Do I feel like a loser sometimes? Yes, of course I do. We all feel like losers sometimes.” Despite her seemingly indifferent approach to life reflected in her clothes (or lack of) plus her overall &#...