Category Archives: Life

To Live With Intention

Have you ever wanted to just buy a ticket to somewhere exotic and run away all alone on an adventure?  Someplace to “find” yourself?

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Strength – A Working Definition

Strength. It’s a powerful word (yeah, I went there). And while men and women the world over define it as 

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The Last First Day

Still recovering from jet lag and getting myself back into my regular routine. Maybe that’s why I’m feeling particularly emotional. Today we had our last first day of school.

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Mom-ing After They Leave the Nest

One of my boys is in the military. Navy to be specific. He left for boot camp just

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I am Not Crushing It. And That’s Totally Okay.

Remember at the beginning of the year when you made some wonderful New Year’s resolution to become a better person somehow – start going to the gym, learn how to surf, do that crazy

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A Barn-Raising of the Soul

As a friend, what do you do when you know another friend or loved one is experiencing depression?

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Labor Pains – Ladies, You’re in Active Emotional Labor and You’re Not Doing You’re Breathing

I came across an article today put out by Harper’s Bazaar that put into words what I, and I believe many if not most women, have felt for years.

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Just Stay

This was going to be a Facebook post. Then it was going to be a long Facebook post. Then it was going to be

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When You Forget Who You Are

We say that we’re about being real and authentic here at WT@A. That’s totally true, but we also realize that it’s easy to play the “highlight real” on social media. So here’s a “lowlight” for you. Ladies, the last 36 … Continue reading

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The Razor’s Edge: When Did I Start Growing a Beard???

If puberty is supposed to be the blossoming into womanhood, menopause seems to be the slow decline into manhood. Just about the time we finish MENstruating, we go through MENopause and I, for one, am not cool with the prospect … Continue reading

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