As a single mother of four, my mother taught me that you always want to show up strong for the moments that really matter with family, friends, and community. I now recognize how her strength helped shape the person I am today and the mother that I have become.
People that are 40, they don't sit around at talk about gray hair and how it covers their hair. They talk about highlighting, of course they're covering gray, but they don't talk about it that way. They're going to get their colors because they need a little lightening.
My children without a doubt are my greatest accomplishment. If I did nothing else I would feel just having and raising them would be enough. The rest is icing.
I always think I look better after a yoga class. It's the same as a massage. We look so amazing after a massage because we're relaxed.
There is a comfortable feeling in small towns. It is salubrious.
I eat healthy, but that doesn't mean I don't enjoy myself. I eat ice cream and chocolate, as my metabolism is pretty fast because I work out so much.
During my teen years, I was real emotional. I could be really up or down.
I think women have an innate ability to be intuitive with people that they truly love, but they have to trust that inner voice, and I think it is there. I think we are more intuitive than men.
I always say that kindness is the greatest beauty that you can have.
My biggest regret is rolling in regret. It is best to pick yourself up, dust yourself off and move on.
I think role models exist, but they usually don't get the light because people like scandal.
I'm really not techno-savvy - that's just not my personality.
I'm really addicted to water. I carry a bottle of water everywhere I go. I know people think I'm a nut.
During Katherine Hepburn's time when she was just coming into her own at 40.
I love learning, and I think that curiosity is a wonderful gift.
We've become such a multitasking society that just paying attention to the road doesn't seem to be that important anymore. I have to remind my kids all the time that that's what you're supposed to be doing in the car.
Angry people are not beautiful.
I don't think that youth should be glorified.
Sexiness comes with maturity.
I think sometimes we seem to obsess on negativity.