Home Remedies For UTI (10 Treatments I Tried) UPDATED

Home remedies for a UTI – fact or fiction? I recently had a UTI and didn’t want to take unnecessary antibiotics. Wondering if there was any truth to home remedies, I did some Internet research. What follows is my own experience with 10 different home remedy treatments to see if I could cure my UTI […]

Perimenopause Can SUCK IT! #3: Caffeine is a No-No

Our peek behind the women’s health curtain of all thangs perimenopause continues: let’s take a look into the world of caffeine and perimenopause. * Disclaimer: All information in this series is based on my personal experience and is not intended to take the place of your doctor’s advice. Perimenopause Can Suck It #3: Caffeine is […]

Time to Be Who You Are and Say What You Feel

Time to Be Who You Are and Say What You Feel There is no time like RIGHT NOW. I mean it: time’s a’wastin’. Be brave – it’s time to channel your inner Dr. Suess.   Or, as I like to say: it’s time to lean in. Leaning in has always been a method of growth […]

May is Melanoma Awareness Month: Check Yo’Self!

May is Melanoma Awareness Month: Check Yo’Self! Each year I like to bring attention to the fact that it’s important to check yourself for skin cancer. Not a particularly fun topic to nudge you about, but a necessary and serious one. That’s what we skin cancer survivors like to do, you know: nudge you! We […]

What You Want to Know: Best Office Chair Under $200

What you want to know (yes, you do!): I offer you my review of the best office chair under $200. ~ A gentle reminder: OMT! uses Amazon referral links at no cost to you.~ As a heads up before we get started, while the title states under $200, I found this beauty on sale for…wait […]

Getting Older? The Quick and Easy Guide To Aging Gracefully

Hands in the air if you’re getting older. If you’re still breathing, I’m going to need you to take a moment to high-five yerself. YAY – you’re getting older! Lucky you! Aging Fact: it’s kinda like being in the front seat on the wildest roller coaster you can imagine, right?! HANDS IN THE RIDE AT […]

Perimenopause Can Suck It #5: It’s All The Rage

Perimenopause can SUCK IT!, especially when rage is involved. Mrs. Tucker is a sunny gal, y’all.  Easy to get along with.  Full of happiness and optimism.  Silly².  Except when she ain’t.  Witness Part One: Perimenopause, Part Two: Perimenopause , Part Three: Perimenopause and Part Four: Perimenopause of my perimenopausal journey. Peri is the bitchiest of bitches.  […]

After Chemo My Body And I Are In The Dating Stage

After chemo, my body and I are in the dating stage. Chemo is hard on a body and afterwards it’s like you’re a new you; things just aren’t the same. There’s a bit of uncertainty and awkwardness that happens, so I like to think of getting to know the new me as dating myself. I […]

How I Save My Back And How To Save Yours

If you’re looking to save your back from the pain of sitting for long periods, as I save mine, read on. Do you have a bad back? A back that gets twitchy after sitting for long periods? A back that demands a solution to sitting on hard surfaces (like in your office, home or stadium […]

Your Day Needs More Hot Chocolate

Y’all. Y’ALL! I am a total and unrepentant hot chocolate snob. There, I said it. Whew, that feels good – like unzipping yer pants after Thanksgiving dinner. RELIEF! I can’t tolerate the mixes that masquerade as hot chocolate. NOOOOOO! Why would you do that to yourself when the real deal is easy to make and […]