I used to party and I'd be out drinking five or six nights a week. It wore me down. I would make more money and then spend more of it on booze and luxury.
If there is an added military tragedy on this Memorial Day, it is that we confuse what is military with what is civilian.
Rosemary has a really pretty little garden but she can't go outside at the moment. I love to cook and thought it would be a lovely idea to bring the flowers inside, onto our plates.
At JFK Airport, a pilot wearing his flight cap and the required face mask, tugged his luggage into an empty terminal. Inside were more birds than people. Three flights were listed for the afternoon.
I loved Jeff dearly, but I didn't want to become a "wife", or give credence to a wedding culture that often sees women waiting on a ring, dressing up in virginal white, and being given away by their fathers.
Back in 1979, I was looking for gibbons in Khao Yai National Park in Thailand. There in front of us, about 30 feet away, was a large tiger lying in the middle of the trail.
Our break up memory is a blur. I don't mean metaphorically: I couldn't see a thing, because I stepped on my glasses into the bargain. Literally blind to the situation, I insisted on hanging on...
Attendees include those who had recently converted to Islam to those who usually spend this time with family and friends, but for one reason or another are alone.
I'm her mom. I must be her voice and I must fight for her rights.
Some veterans are very good at returning to normal life, but for many, it's a struggle.
I've spent the last nine years feeling miserable in changing rooms and having the odd cry. Something snapped in me last year, and I thought, "I can do something about this!"
I had probably been in the same restaurants and grocery stores at the exact same time as my birth mother, without having any clue whatsoever.
It has been 60 years since the FDA first approved the birth control pill on May 9, 1960. It emerged as an essential pillar of women's ability to have good quality of life.
I had no money for even the basics, and went back to a diet of microwave noodles. It was like being in college again—except I'm 30-years-old.
From Hubble, you see the curvature of the Earth. You can see this gigantic, bright blue marble set against the blackness of space, and it's the most magnificent and incredible thing I've ever seen in my life.
Over the past couple of years I'd begun to get jelly legs while running, but I never in a million years thought it was multiple sclerosis.
When the COVID-19 pandemic began to impact the U.S, our inboxes started to flood with messages from people needing help.
Since COVID-19 hit, we've seen an increase of about 20 percent more people coming to get food. We have to raise hundreds of thousands of dollars to buy extra products.
I've never seen so many Uber drivers, yellow cab drivers and Lyft drivers calling.