March, 2012

Boundaries: The WHY Underneath

In my previous article, I merely laid the foundation for a discussion on boundaries, now let’s look deeper at three cornerstones essential to the boundaries in your life. Boundaries. They…

Does Organic Really Matter?

To some the word “organic” is synonymous with “the latest fad.” To others it is a lifestyle. So does buying organic food matter, or is it just a load of…

Things Born

‘Neath the ice there lies, hidden from my eyes, A brightness now dormant and dimmed. In the deep, cold ground, far from sight and sound, Waits a tulip with scarlet…

Lessons from a Dozen Blind Dates

I have generally have considered myself a hopeless blind-dater. Prior to the most recent one, I had only been on several. All were so thoroughly uncomfortable that at the end…

The Naked Brunch

It wasn’t easy, that’s for sure. I thought I had a cute idea when I asked a handful of friends to do a little experiment with me. I invited them…

Clear that Closet Clutter

When it comes to the art of the wardrobe, Darling knew just the two women to ask for advice. Cathleen Simmons and Mercedes Curran are stylists who know the tricks…

The Move into Meaningful

Darling seeks to highlight young women who are out to change the world, because we believe in you and the power of your dreams. A few weeks ago in our…

Grapefruit Goodness Salad

After buying up a 5lb. bag of in-season grapefruit, I’ve been on the hunt for new ways to incorporate them into my meals. This little recipe is great as a…

The Green Day is Upon Us

WARNING, WARNING: Those not found wearing green tomorrow WILL be pinched! ‘Ello young lads and ladies, The Why Kid here again, and just in the knick of time as the The…

A Simple Thought

Sometimes in life we forget the basic fundamentals of being human. Caught up in all our technology–phones, texts, tweets, Facebook posts, Instagram–or whatever your go-to is, we need to remember…

The Three I’s Of Prioritize: Integrity

Continued from the Series: “I’s” of Prioritize The final consideration in prioritizing your time is integrity. Integrity could be defined as an unwillingness to compromise. Not a rigid inflexibility, but…

Solutions for Bad Hair Days

We’ve all been there: we sleep through our alarm clock and wake up feeling groggy and frazzled. We look over at our phone to check the time only to see…