Breaking through the fourth wall in blogging

"How do you do it?" That's a question I've been hearing a lot lately. Recent posts and photos highlighting my weight loss led people to ask me what I did and how they can do it too. I craft my responses carefully, taking the time to word my advice in a way that's helpful and …

How my anger turned out to be a good thing

Blood pressure is up. My breathing is slightly erratic. Throat feels choked up. Heart is pounding away. I have a scowl permanently etched on my face. Look down at my watch. It's only 7:15am. WTF? How is it possible to be so angry so early in the day? And not just one day. But many …