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My Week as a Faux Celebrity

My Week as a Faux Celebrity

I recently spent a week as a faux celebrity. Sundance Film Festival, walking the red carpet in Los Angeles, meeting Marky Mark, lights, camera, action! It was exhausting but oh so fun! How did I get there? My husband, a former FBI agent, appeared in the 

What I’m Listening To: Is Aging a Disease?

What I’m Listening To: Is Aging a Disease?

Warning: I’m a bit of health/wellness freak so if you think a lot of health news is bunk, please don’t read or listen. This post and this podcast are not for you. I’m on a wellness journey for myself so I’m interested in learning and 

What I’m listening to: a podcast on building habits

What I’m listening to: a podcast on building habits

Some of you may have seen that I am rejigging MomUncorked. I’m kind of on the other side of that mom thing so I’m changing things up a bit.  I am a naturally curious person. And I’m a research geek. If I have a question 

Life as a travel writer

Life as a travel writer

Yeah, I know my life sounds glamorous and many of you are sick of seeing my posts from exotic locales. Even I get envious of my fellow travel writers’ posts. They always seem to get invites to places on my dream destinations list. For those 

My Experiment With Cannabis Sent Me to the ER

My Experiment With Cannabis Sent Me to the ER

Four years ago, I stumbled upon an opportunity to work in PR for the cannabis industry (I was in the right place – LA – at the right time). Medical marijuana was legal at that time but months later, recreational use would become law. I 

How I managed to pack the perfect gear for Patagonia

How I managed to pack the perfect gear for Patagonia

The ultimate packing guide for Patagonia There’s one thing you should know about me. I don’t like cold weather. I mean, I abhor (and that’s a strong word) being cold. But when a destination calls that’s a bucket list experience, how could I say, “no?”