Beauty and a Bikini Body

I saw a link to an article about Aerie, American Eagle’s lingerie brand, on Twitter, and after I went to their Instagram page, I was pleasantly surprised. My girls were THRILLED with what they saw, too. My favorite has to be this picture: How do you get a perfect bikini body? Put a bikini on…

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For My Daughters (and Yours)

One of the hardest things to do is raise children. There are terrible traps laid in our culture for both boys and girls — I won’t try to say things are worse for one over the other. But as the mother of two beautiful teenaged daughters, I worry a lot about how they think the…

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Something Clicked

When I was growing up, I had what I fondly refer to as the metabolism of a rabbit on crack. I ate whatever I wanted, in whatever quantity I wanted, whenever I wanted and never really gained much weight. I didn’t need to exercise (though our public schools had terrific physical education programs that included…

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