Here’s Why You Need to Be in Amsterdam on April 27 for King’s Day

King’s Day or, in Dutch, Koningsdag, is a Dutch National Holiday celebrating the birthday of King Willem-Alexander. The Dutch have been celebrating the birth of…

25 Great Spring Outfits for Women Over 40

It’s spring! And for once, the calendar and the weather are in agreement. The days are getting warmer and longer and I’m ready to go…

Why Midlife Women Should Get Comfortable with Failure

Who remembers my wildly successful weight loss challenge from 2015? You know, the one where I tried out a different weight loss plan each week…

How to Keep Things Hygge Even in Spring

You can still keep the hygge spirit of cozy comfort alive during the spring. Here are some ways to make your life hyggelig as the weather warms up and the days lengthen.

25 Meals So Easy You Don’t Even Need a Recipe

Share these “recipes” with college students or young adults in their first apartment. Everything takes less than 30 minutes (most take less than 15 minutes!)…

How to Make Your Thinning, Over-Plucked Aging Eyebrows Look Lush and Full

Here’s how you can fill in your sparse eyebrows to look natural and full even if they’re over plucked or thinning because of aging. Step-by-step…

This Simple Phrase Can Help You Practice More Self-Compassion

Are you hardest on yourself? I know I am. I realized recently I have a problem treating myself nicely and so I’ve been researching ways…

Why You Should Resolve to Be a Nicer Person to Yourself in 2017

I came down this morning, took one look at my crumb-covered kitchen counter and said out loud, “Oh, God, I am such a messy person.”…