So 7 months into this clusterf**k of a year and I am proud to say that I don’t miss getting up early to dress up and beautify myself before heading out the door into rush hour pandemonium. Am I crazy?? I think not. Here’s the thing. The old morning routine has merely become a distant … More You say Unkempt, I say Sloppy Chic.
While I was making dinner last weekend, it occurred to me that I have become somewhat of a “snob” in all things food prep and ingredients. There was a time when getting the lowest-priced olive oil or an average cut of meat on sale made my day. Gradually, I have realized that good quality is … More The Case Against Mediocrity
We all know at least one person we would qualify as a “bitch”. The type is unmistakeable: uptight, unkind, fake, aggressive, and totally lacking in social courtesy. It’s not just a personality trait. You can “act” like a bitch without actually being one, but I digress. I am only bringing this up because it seems … More The Bitch Syndrome
I consider myself somewhat knowledgeable in the area of job interviews, having both majored in Human Resources Management and managed staff in various roles during my career. I’ve had my fair share of recruiting and interviewing to fill positions directly reporting to me. I thought it would be interesting to share my advice on the … More What NOT to do in Job Interviews
As I look back over the past 2 years, I realize how much has happened. I lost my job in the summer of 2015, from a place I call a “hell hole” – horrible atmosphere and even worse working conditions, the tasks both unforgiving and unfulfilling. So it was a blessing in disguise when I … More Chilling….underrated and good for the soul