Tag Archives: Los Angeles

Sweating With Toddlers + Sara Haley Exercise DVD Giveaway

A funny thing about raising a kid in Los Angeles is that you’re bound to run into some celebrity parents.  Viv is not even 2 ½, but she’s already chatted up Pink and her daughter Willow, been cootchie-cooed by Amber Valletta at Trader Joe’s and met Don Cheadle outside a café–he reminded her to hold […]

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How Mommy & Me Burst My Bubble

At my first day in Mommy & Me, I made a new friend.  We seemed so much alike; both of us were bubbly blondes and first-time mothers to 3-month-old babies.  We even shared the same alma mater.  “What year did you graduate?” she asked, as excited as I was to find common ground.  “1992,” I […]

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Goodbye, Lover

My longest relationship just ended. It’s the one I had with my car.

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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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