I sat down with my laptop open in front of me, waiting for my phone to ring, something I can assuredly say that I have never done in my entire life. I am not a “wait by the phone” kind of girl, but when you are expecting a call from Karrine Steffans, things can ch... read more
What can I say about my husband Nick Valensi that is not biased? Probably not much. What I will say is that you know the saying, “Behind every great man is a great woman”? Well that is certainly true in his case…. In all seriousness, he is the great man who has my ba... read more
I have always been single. I mean, maybe that is not entirely true. I had a boyfriend when I was 21 for three months, and I had a (different) boyfriend for four and a half months when I was 24, and I had a boy who did not want to call himself my boyfrien... read more
My family is grieving the loss of our family dog, a French bulldog named Lizzie. She died suddenly from complications due to an aggressive cancer we never knew she had. We keep asking, How could we not have known she was so sick? We didn’t know because she didn’t ever show us she was any... read more
Letting your father into your life doesn’t mean allowing him to control it. The connection is stronger than you think. You won’t break it by marking your territory. Ironically, many women who have the strongest relationships with their fathers also have the hardest time finding their own... read more
Growing up around a pagan Father, goddess paraphernalia and artistic images of the female anatomy surrounded me. Whilst my Mum’s side of things was less graphic, they too were all for Womanpower! Not an easy existence for a near pubescent teenage girl, but a baptism with fire it most certainly ... read more
If you think of it, a lot of the time we do have good ideas, but we are afraid of failing, especially for women. Fear of failure is what stops us more than anything…so I think it’s so important for young people to recognize that because otherwise they only see people’s success. So when I speak, I speak of my failures.