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End of Week Zen

January 24, 2020

One small step at a time. 

Illustration by Lisa Congdon

Social Media Guide

January 23, 2020

I advise all of my career coaching clients to have a profile on Linkedin. It’s a must. As far as the rest, that’s up to you.

Illustration by Olivia de Recat

My Own Bride

January 22, 2020

Hear the poet, Maggie Smith, read her complete poem here:

And dog makes 4

January 21, 2020

I wouldn’t want to leave out my beloved Rose.

Illustration by Alessandra Olanow

To Live and Learn

January 20, 2020

Illustration by Lisa Congdon

Happy Birthday Michelle Obama

January 17, 2020

Portrait by Amy Sherald in the Smithsonian Institution

Ginger Snap

January 16, 2020


Photo by Sarah Illenberger

Sweating the Small Stuff

January 15, 2020

Here in Los Angeles, where driving is a task of fury, I totally get this gripe. In fact, it happened to me today.

Chart by Matt Shirley

Women Win

January 14, 2020

I want to wake up in a world where a woman is U.S. president and another wins the Oscar for Best Director.


Looking Back Looking Forward

January 13, 2020

A few days before the Today Show clip aired, the producer texted that she needed images from my past to fill out the segment, and she needed them fast. Frantically, I searched through my sparse collection of photos and the best I could come up with is the spread in The Washington Post from almost 8 years ago, all about the single life. Wow, what a blast to see those again.

Illustration by Michael Dumontier and Neal Farber