The best skincare products to use during and after chemo

Where skincare and makeup are concerned, I have always been a minimalist. I want to look my best of course, but I’m also not one to waste a lot of time or money. I remember laughing out loud while reading this quote, attributed to Virginia Postrel: “Cosmetics makers have always sold hope in a jar – creams…

Take the vacation.

I just returned from a four day weekend in the Dominican Republic – a restorative few days made all the more relaxing for a bold little decision I made shortly after clearing customs. Standing in the humid and breezy baggage claim area of Punta Cana International Airport, I fished out my phone, scrolled to the…

A Girl, a Gown, and a Goal.

This week I thought the battery on my scale was broken. Three digits stared at me, in an order I refused to believe until I’d stepped off and back on three different times. Digits I kept on my driver’s license for decades, knowing full well they hadn’t been true since Clinton’s second term (bless the…