It was the most memorable and perhaps painful day of my childhood -- and it made me a skateboard lover for life
You’d think these troglodytes would learn that the rest of the world has moved on and won’t stand for this kind of discrimination anymore: In the wake of Gov. Mike Pence (R-IN) signing a law that essentially allows discrimination against gay and lesbian people in the state, companies are starting to consider pulling their business [Read more...]
I am a strong proponent of allowing people to die with dignity when their time comes, or when they so choose. This seems in stark contrast to my life's profession as a resuscitation science researcher and clinician. My area of interest...Show More Summary
I recently traveled to Hawaii in order to celebrate the life of my Great Grandmother, and to reconnect with family who live there.
source Meredith Magee Donnelly There are a few moments in my life that I will cherish forever. The birth of my daughters was not a beautiful, calm experience. They were going to be born 6 weeks early, because of the anatomy of my spine...Show More Summary
My husband has been gone for one year, four months and 10 days. What would be our 18- year wedding anniversary is less than a month away and our daughter is turning 15 in a few weeks. Somehow, I embraced the word "widow" early on, I've gotten into a rhythm as a single parent, and I even made room in my heart for a new love. Show More Summary
Having multiple baby mamas seems to be the norm nowadays and drama that comes along with all those mixed relationships would make for perfect ‘real life’ reality television. Rapper Shawty Lo tried to bring his situation to mainstream...Show More Summary
As I promised at the beginning of the month, I will be writing a few articles during March for National Brain Injury Awareness Month. You can read my previous articles on the Huffington Post by clicking the links at the bottom of this article. Show More Summary
Derek Theler is super ripped while posing shirtless for the latest Men’s Issue of Glamoholic magazine. Here’s what the 28-year-old actor had to share with the mag: On his upcoming movie Shark Killer: “I had the time of my life playing the lead in this thriller. I got to spend time in beautiful Cape Town [...]
A televised cooking show about a life that's far from ours has enraptured my 8-year-old.
Some women consider shaving a chore; for me, it's an obsession. I love the feel of having supersmooth, just-shaven, and moisturized legs, and I'm on a constant quest to get a closer and closer shave. The secret, I've discovered, is fresh razor blades. The problem is that most of us tend to use our razor blades for waaaaaaaay too long. Show More Summary
It came out of nowhere. One of those life lessons that I didn’t know I needed to learn. Until I did. There I was, at a weekend business retreat, hobnobbing with a group of women executives. Feeling only slightly out of my element. Trying to blend in. There was a break in the meeting. And […]
Here are three of the five items on today’s edition of my semi-regular “Read 2 of these and call me in the morning” mailing. The life, death, and resurrection of Alice Munro’s stories. By Alice Munro. I’m having a delicious time reading Munro’s Selected Stories, 1968–1994 (Vintage, 1997), which I picked up a couple weeks…
Former Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid will not seek reelection. My life’s work has been to make Nevada and our nation better. Thank you for giving me that wonderful opportunity. https://t.co/dwy2rDWYhO — Senator Harry Reid (@SenatorReid) March 27, 2015 Controversial … Continue reading ?
Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid announced on Friday he will not be seeking reelection when his term comes to an end next year. He announced his retirement in a YouTube video: My life’s work has been to make Nevada and our nation better. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid announces he won't seek re-election. My life’s work has been to make Nevada and our nation better. Thank you for giving me that wonderful opportunity. https://t.co/dwy2rDWYhO — Senator...Show More Summary
It’s Friday, everyone! And that means another Primal Blueprint Real Life Story from a Mark’s Daily Apple reader. If you have your own success story and would like to share it with me and the Mark’s Daily Apple community please contact me here. I’ll continue to publish these each Friday as long as they keep […]
The author with her Pavlok armband: Image: Toon Heesakkers / VICE Netherlands Optimize your life, get rid of your bad habits, strengthen your willin only five days! The inventors of Pavlok hope to cash in on a grandiose quick fix with a simple, yet effective armband. Show More Summary
Having recently joined the demographic that angrily tears up the solicitations from AARP arriving in our mailboxes, and having been a Republican voter, activist, party-member and consultant for my entire adult life, I can look back on 30 years of change in the GOP with a bit more perspective than your average talk show host. Show More Summary
In his introduction to Excellent Sheep: The Miseducation of the American Elite and the Way to a Meaningful Life, former Yale professor William Deresiewicz describes today’s Ivy League as a highly competent zombie factory, one thatShow More Summary