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Promoted on maternity leave
Mar 31, 2014 8:12 pm
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The autumn before last, I flew to New York to visit my best friend from college who had just had her first baby. My best friend leads the kind of fashionable and... More
Guinea pig bullies
Jan 3, 2014 8:39 am
Comments: 33 | Views: 19,564

My daughter's 5th grade class convinced their teacher they needed a class pet. A day later, a student delivered a guinea pig - given to the class by her parents.... More
Phone-Free
Apr 6, 2014 8:06 pm
Comments: 8 | Views: 19,540

Last week, I totaled my phone. I had a tough day at work, and as I got out of my car, I dropped the phone. I have made this mistake countless times, but on this... More
The dress code
Aug 26, 2014 8:29 pm
Comments: 34 | Views: 18,835

My elder daughter began middle school this week, and the run-up to the school year included numerous reminders about her school's dress code, something she and her... More
Mindfulness and infertility
Nov 21, 2013 2:43 pm
Comments: 4 | Views: 17,985

My bout with infertility is painful and personal to write about. It seemed interminable. But it was a defining moment in my journey. I always wanted to have three... More
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