Big Fat Fraud?

Here’s a story that has really been bothering me the past few weeks, especially since fundraising for cancer, and Cookies For Kids’ Cancer has been top of mind. There’s a cupcake shop here in Denver called Big Fat Cupcake – I think it’s a horrible name to start with – and the woman who owns […]


Arctic fashions

Apparently there is an arctic blast heading towards Denver. I don’t even know what that it, but it sounds awfully cold. So here’s my question: I’m about 13 years into this frigid cold thing and still don’t think that I’ve quite mastered it…HOW DO YOU MAINTAIN FASHION IN THE COLD?!? And I’m not talking a […]

I do it my way.

I keep wondering whether I’m too old for this. After all, my 19 year old nephew wears these, and our 20 year old French au pair thinks they’re cool. I’m with it. I like to think that I’m on the cutting edge of the hip but not too old to be hip mamma crowd, and […]

Prince Liam The Brave

He wasn’t even 7. Prince Liam. And yet, over the past 3 years, he’s had more impact on me that any other human being. Liam taught me about the resilience of the human spirit, and about what’s really important in life. He taught me to hold my kids that little bit closer each day, and […]

Separation Anxiety

I’m at the Sundance Film Festival for work. Missing the weekend with my kids. And I’ve been thinking about how hard it is sometimes to separate the difference facets of our lives. I’m a mom, first and foremost. And a wife. But I’m also a creative, independent woman, and I love adventure. I love exciting […]