Miss Lori is a Blogher Voice of the year but one of many victim voices

Next Friday I will be at the Blogher conference in New York City. It is destined to be my favorite time attending the conference in four years. How do I know in advance? Well, because this year I was named one of the 2012 Blogher voices of the year. But that’s not the full reason either. I was named a Voice of the Year for my post about child sexual abuse victims, fueled by the crimes of Assistant Football Coach Jerry Sandusky, but more importantly inspired by my own history as a child victim of sexual abuse. [Read more…]

Miss Lori is reviewing the suggestions of nutritionist David Grotto to reaffirm her health plan

Since one of my WILL do tasks for 2012 is to not just try and get healthy but to actually and definitely lose 30lbs this year. In order to be successful I need to do a barometer check on where I am at to start. I have been working with the fabulous nutritionist David Grotto since September. [Read more…]

Nutritionist David Grotto gives Miss Lori 4 goto food items to add to her routine in town or traveling


One of the reasons I fell off track last month was because of all of my traveling. I was okay at the beginning of my adventures, still ridding high from my stellar September and October, but that burn could only take me so far, and last so long. My big downfall was the fact that I couldn’t be in control of my own food. I would do my best to make the “healthiest” choices on the menu’s available to me, but that didn’t always make much of a difference. I mean bad is bad right? Anyway, when nutritionist David Grotto and I were finally able to get our schedules aligned and get back together on a consultation call my first and most important question to him was, “What can I do to keep me on track when my World takes me out of my comfort zone?” [Read more…]

Miss Lori fell off the bull but she is determined to get back on for her health

When you fall off of the Bull you simply must dust yourself off and get back on for another ride!
10 weeks ago I started on a specific journey of health with nutrtitionist David Grotto.

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Miss Lori is enjoying a dairy induced sleep

So, I was traveling again this week. I know, I know, but it was a good thing. I was in Los Angeles with all the cool geeks, (I actually think ALL geeks are supremely cool-and brilliant-and engaging), attending BlogWorld Expo. However, I wasn’t just attending, I was speaking. [Read more…]