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» Life, Love & Health

» First Person

» Advice, Etc.

  • Weekend Project: Take an Old Piece of Furniture from Ragged to Ravishing! – Download PDF
  • Home 101: Speed Clean Your House—and Never Waste a Weekend Sweeping and Mopping Again! – Download PDF
  • Ultimate Holiday Wish List: How Not to Overdo the Holidays – Download PDF
  • A Love Story For You, By You: Shoulda, Coulda, Woulda—Enough with the Self-Blame Already! – Download PDF
  • You Can Save a Woman’s Life—Just By Asking Her How She’s Doing – Download PDF
  • 5-Minute Fixes: Making Life’s Little Annoyances a Little Less Annoying – Download PDF
  • Redbook Look: Beauty, Beauty and More Beauty! – Download PDF

» People, Places & Things

  • A Mother’s Love: An Intimate Portrait of Celebrity Moms and Their Daughters – Download PDF

  • “The Parts You Play To Survive” (an as-told-to with actress Rosie Perez) – Download PDF
  • Strength & Spirit Honorees – Download PDF
  • New Home, Fresh Start: After Leaving Behind a Painful Marriage and Her Possessions, a Single Mom Starts Over – Download PDF

  • Activist Alfa Demmellash Helps NJ Women Start Businesses – Download PDF
  • Download This: ITunes University – Download PDF

  • Are We Being Poisoned by Our Favorite Things? – Read Online

» TV and Media Appearances

  • Today Show, “7 Ways to Say No,” for O, The Oprah Magazine – Download .MOV
  • Today Show, “Dream It, Do It,” for O, The Oprah Magazine – View Online

  • Fox News, “Saving Yourself: How to Survive Being Caught in the Worst Case Scenario,” for O, The Oprah Magazine – Download .MOV

  • VH1’s “The Future of Black History Is…” Campaign – Download .MOV

  • TV Land’s “Best Night In” – Forgot The Name – Download .MOV
  • TV Land’s “Best Night In” – Same Dress – Download .MOV
  • TV Land’s “Best Night In” – Red Wine – Download .MOV
  • TV Land’s “Best Night In” – Unwanted Guest – Download .MOV


Read my blog for my occasionally splendid notions about life, work, love and the high-wire act that is striving to be better while also being okay with who you are.