Tag Archives: winter

Grin and Bear It

The onset of November tends to make me cranky. Here in New England, I am forced to admit that not only is summer truly over, but we are moving swiftly through Fall. It is getting increasingly colder and it is … Continue reading

Posted in age, beauty, changes; hibernation, clothing, fashion, fitness, Food, Health, Holidays, home, meals, moods, preparation, routines, Seasons, self care, skills, Uncategorized, weather | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Wake Me in Spring

The excitement of the holiday season has passed, and we are all settling into our regular routines. One would think that with the dawn of a new year, we’d be energized and enthusiastic. Not so much. ‘Tis the season for … Continue reading

Posted in beauty, fitness, Food, Health, Holidays, meals, moods, Seasons, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Cold Isn’t Sexy

Yup. Sure is cold. A funny thing happens when extreme weather conditions occur. We instantly start comparing our discomfort. Those of us in colder climates (which right now appears to be about ¾ of the United States) start taking screen … Continue reading

Posted in beauty, clothing, real style, Seasons, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Polar Side Effects

Side Effect – noun. Any accompanying or consequential and usually detrimental effect. It is safe to say that a majority of people across the country at this point are tired of winter. Sure, some hearty souls still claim to be enjoying … Continue reading

Posted in Health, moods, real women, Seasons | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

We’re All In This Together

Weekends are what we look forward to all week, with illusions of extra sleep and relaxation dancing in our heads. Yet all R.W.’s know that at least a portion of our days off will require the inevitable, dreaded, time-consuming activity: … Continue reading

Posted in Chores, Food, home chores, moods, real women, shopping | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

We Make it Happen

In my last post, I suggested that we all cut ourselves a little slack, because whether we feel “ready” or not, Christmas is going to come no matter what. And that is true. Because we women make it happen. When … Continue reading

Posted in Entertainment, family, Holidays, home, real women, Seasons, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Milk and Bread

Most of the talk around the office today, as well as on the news and throughout social media, was focused on two events: Thanksgiving, and the impending snow storm here in the East. For the past two days, we’ve had … Continue reading

Posted in Food, Holidays, home, Seasons, shopping | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment