Walk the Walk with the Help of Always Discreet

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Stress urinary incontinence (SUI) happens when you experience an involuntary urine leakage with some type of physical activity that puts pressure on the bladder. From everything I have read, it affects one in three women at some point in their lives. Guess what? I just happen to be part of the unlucky "one in three." Most women seldom talk about their SUI because they are … [Read more...]

7 Ways to Save on Summer Cooling Costs

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Does the thought of paying for summer cooling make you shiver? While it is time to crank up the air conditioning, you don’t need to worry about cranking out your wallet. The truth is, with a little planning and care, you can in fact save money on summer cooling costs. Take a look below at 7 ways to save on summer cooling costs and get your home comfortable for less. 1. … [Read more...]

Isaac Mizrahi New York Offers Style and Substance at an Affordable Price

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Recently I was given the opportunity to test some products available from Isaac Mizrahi New York in exchange for an honest review. Because I am a skincare-product junkie, I chose the following: 6 in 1 daily Exfoliating Cleanser I was thrilled with the products that I chose. I really like using a daily exfoliating cleanser – it makes my skin feel smoother and look … [Read more...]

How to Tell if Your Husband Likes Your Food

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  Nancy decodes what husbands are really saying when asked if they like a new recipe served for dinner. 3:00 pm.  You are in the office busy typing away on your desktop or maybe sitting in a very boring team meeting. You look at the clock. Shoot! It’s already 3 o’clock? It’s almost time to go home and you still have no idea what to cook for dinner tonight. OMG… … [Read more...]

How to Save Money on Fireworks

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With the Fourth of July quickly approaching, you might be thinking about your firework displays. Fireworks are a great way to celebrate the holiday, and can be an entertaining activity for when night falls, but how can you enjoy a great show for less? Take a look below at some helpful tips on how to save money on fireworks and still put on a great show without draining your … [Read more...]

Father’s Day – A Few Good Men

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*This post was originally posted in June of 2011. Father’s Day is *June 19th and each year when I become aware that this day is approaching, I reflect and remember things about the fathers that I have had a close relationship with in my life. I have had the good fortune to love and be loved by, admire and respect a “few good men” and I am thankful for that. My father, the … [Read more...]

Best Buy and Solo Drones Team for a Perfect Father’s Day

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We’ve partnered with Best Buy to share this awesome information! I’ll be honest: I hadn’t envisioned myself as someone who would own a drone. What would I do with it? Spy on the neighbors? Not my style. Harass my cats? (Actually, that sounds like fun.) But I just heard about the new Solo™ by 3DR, a Smart Drone that can be used for pictures and video. Best Buy has these … [Read more...]

On the Road to Reinvention with a Baby Alpaca

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Recently my husband and I purchased a cria, which is a baby alpaca. We didn't actually buy it outright. We are taking part in a program that our friend, Cindy Harris, the owner of Alpacas at Windy Hill, put together. The program gives us the opportunity to pay for the board and care of a pregnant alpaca and when the baby is born, we will own it. Our "Baby Mama" is named Alope … [Read more...]

Samsung and Best Buy Redefine High Definition

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We’ve partnered with Best Buy to share this awesome information! I love Samsung. My most recent television, bought just a few months ago, is a Samsung. Now I find out that Samsung is offering a new technology called SUHD. As far as I can tell, SUHD stands for “Samsung Ultra High Definition”, which sounds pretty good! The Samsung SUHD offers 4k technology, which in less … [Read more...]

How Old is Too Young and How Young is Too Old?


If the title of this blog is puzzling to you, please bear with me for the time being. Let’s start from the beginning. At birth, a baby girl is born with a pool of about 1,000,000 potential eggs in her ovaries. By the time of her first menstrual period, between 11 and 13 years of age in the majority of cases, only about 300,000 can still become potential eggs for … [Read more...]