All in Rated M

The Glama Project

As our parents move into their 80s and 90s, helping them continue to live with dignity and joy has been on our minds a lot lately . As George Burns famously said, “ You can’t help getting older, but you don’t have to get old.” 

Date with our Mate #2 - Topless Road Trip

One of our favorite day trips is to drive from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara without ever getting on a freeway. (Check the avoid highways box when you map it.) It takes almost twice as long, but the side roads are quiet, the scenery is picturesque and the time alone together in the car is better than therapy.And my husband's beloved 1970 VW Bug plays Cupid. First of all…

Permission

My voice can be heard, pealing above the throng, or flinty below the bellowing, I can stand in this square of my own making, being all that I am, knowing that even if not quite hip, heedless hits thumbs up or down, polls be damned...

 

For the full poem by writer M.E. Mishcon, click on the link.

What love means now.

"You don't love someone because they're perfect, you love them in spite of the fact that they're not.”  – Jodi Picoult

Let’s face it, how many of us have gotten into fights on Valentine’s Day over Valentine’s Day?

After years of overpriced dinners, gifts that get returned anyway, and getups that make us feel like mutton dressed as sausage, we’ve arrived at this profound bit of wisdom:

Love means never having to say, “Happy Valentine’s Day.”

Ready for a tummy un-tuck?

We know you’ve seen this look on lots of younger women but we’ll let you in on a little secret - it’s made for us! Not only does it add some highly desired definition and casual chic, it hides a multitude of sins from muffin tops to marshmallow bottoms.  So you can have your rolls and eat them too.