Monthly Archives: August 2012

Hooked On Technology, And Not In A Sexy Way

I realize this is the pot calling the kettle blog, but I’m worried that technology is sucking the life out of me. Can you relate? I feel chained, yet addicted, to electronic communications.  Maybe it’s because I’m a stay-at-home mom, and those little pings from my phone remind me of a larger universe that I […]

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Silly Wedding Traditions I Can Avoid By Being A Mom

When I started blogging, I intended to write in equal parts about being a new mom, trying to have another baby and planning my wedding.  Two out of three ain’t bad! We haven’t made a lot of progress on the big event.  I did schedule some appointments to look at bridal gowns when my mom […]

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My Blonde Ambition

Has anyone ever made a comment on your appearance, positive or negative, that changed your perception of yourself, like, forever? For me, it was when a hair stylist described the natural color of my tresses as “mousy brown.” I was in my early 20s, trying to dress for success at my first real job in […]

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5 Things I Miss About The Newborn Stage

Dave had to work on Sunday so I hung out with my friend Lisa and her 7-week-old son. Truth was, I needed a reprieve from being alone with my 19-month-old, who has an overabundance of emotions these days and had just expressed herself by (A) dumping an ice cold glass of water down my shirt […]

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Oh Ricki You’re So Fine

A couple of weeks ago, I found out I’d be appearing on The Ricki Lake Show.  My friend Jessica is a producer there and she pitched me as a guest. At first, I was skeptical.  I don’t know if you remember Ricki’s syndicated daytime talk show from the 90s, but it was totally awesome…unless you […]

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