Why “The New Trophy Wife” deserves a closer look.


(Dragging out my soapbox 'cause I'm short) Kristen Houghton published an article a few days ago called "The New Trophy Wife" that essentially suggests the new definition of a trophy wife is a woman who's got looks AND brains AND power. Overall, while it's encouraging to see anything that remotely supports women's success and intelligence... It's …

Good grief.


Within the last ten weeks I've celebrated the birth of my nephew, married the love of my life in the best wedding ever, honeymooned, celebrated my birthday, and celebrated the birth of my niece... Then suddenly, we were grieving the loss of my newborn niece suddenly at one month old, and again mourning for my grandmother who passed away two weeks …