FOOD AND TRAVEL
The Weekender: Bakersfield/Amtrak: The National
A weekend travel guide to my hometown: Bakersfield, Calif.
Letter to a Wine Snob/ Wine Enthusiast
A plea to my husband to relinquish his wine-snobbery ways.
Discover California/ Southwest: The Magazine
California’s diversity makes it a sought-after destination for festive food, relaxation, and education.
Shop Like a Chef/The Nob Hill Gazette
Interviews with some of the Bay Area’s top chefs.
The Red Carpet Treatment/The Nob Hill Gazette
The newest food and wine hot spots in the Bay Area
One Urban Garden at a Time/Edible Los Angeles
One woman fights to keep her South Los Angeles community healthy.
The Ultimate Foodie Getaway Guide/Match.com
Planning a trip? Combine your passion for romance and decedent culinary delights into your next vacation.
What the Rise of Female Solo Travel Says About Today’s Single Culture/SwipeLife/Tinder.com
The roads and skies are increasingly filled with female solo travelers who have decided to explore the world on their own terms.
10 Reasons to Dump a Guy…Immediately!/Match.com
If he falls into any of these categories, it’s time to make a hasty retreat.
How to Plan a Romantic Getaway/Match.com
Three words: Best. Getaway. Ever!
Stop Dating the Wrong Person/Match.com
Keep dating the same selfish jerks over and over again? Here are five ways to help you stop the insanity!
How to Work in More Time for Love/Match.com
5 ways to keep your work life from taking over your love life.
How I Survived Nearly a Decade of Underemployment/FastCompany.com
An elaborate exercise in patience, preparation, humility, financial resourcefulness, and hope.
How to Bounce Back After Multiple Layoffs/Mediabistro.com
You may be down, but you’re not out.
The Keys to a Winning Cover Letter/Mediabistro.com
You can create the perfect cover letter.
Interview Horror Stories/Mediabistro.com
Job applicants tell their horrifying job interview stories.
How to Handle Criticism From Your Boss/Mediabistro.com
It can actually be a stepping stone to success in the workplace.
4 Signs That You Might be Getting Laid Off/Mediabistro.com
Your job may not be as secure as you think.
HEALTH & FITNESS
Why I Decided Not to Lose Weight for My Wedding/Shape.com
There’s no such thing as a “bridal body.”
Were You Born for Boot Camp?/WeightWatchers.com
Fitness boot camps aren’t nearly as frightening as you think.
Overcoming Exercise Obstacles/WeightWatchers.com
Don’t let aches, pains, or extra pounds keep you from your fitness goals.
Advanced Tennis for the Absolute Beginner/WeightWatchers.com
Grab your racquet for a boredom-busting Cardio Tennis session.
Weight Loss After Job Loss/WeightWatchers.com
Stay motivated and healthy…even after a job loss.
How to Get Back on the Exercise Wagon/WeightWatchers.com
Taken a break from exercising? These tips will help you get back on track.
Healthy Diet, Healthy Skin/WeightWatchers.com
Want your skin to look its best? Then feed it well.
Let’s Go Dancing!/AARP
From Chicago steppin’ to hand dancing to ballroom, people are loving the fitness, friendship and fun that partner dancing can offer.
A Letter to My Dad’s Old Chevy Malibu for Father’s Day/YahooAutos.com
The story of my love/hate relationship with my dad’s 1969 Chevy Malibu.
Is Being an Uber Driver Worth It?/YahooAutos.com
Think you’re gonna get rich driving for Uber? Think again.