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On New Moms … and Our New Bodies

On New Moms … and Our New Bodies

I recently had the opportunity to write a guest blog post for Seraphine Maternity about anything pregnancy or mom-related. I chose to write about body image and, ultimately, acceptance, after having a baby. I was also lucky enough to reunite with my favorite photographer, Brenna Britton, who shot baby K at 3 weeks, and then […]

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Life, turned upside down

Life, turned upside down

I have no idea what day it is. I have a new appreciation for peeing alone, 4 a.m. and the dry cycle after a pedicure. I’ve been wearing three pairs of the same black stretchy pants for weeks. I watch Friends and Full House reruns on DVR almost exclusively as they’re all my fried brain […]

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Looking for Longhorns and the Texas State Fair

Looking for Longhorns and the Texas State Fair

Amtrak is really on to something. As I’m sitting in the blissful quiet car en route to NYC from Virgina, I can’t help but think this concept should really go beyond the rails. Hear me out. On the quiet car, cell phone use and any loud talking are strictly prohibited. Those of us who frequent […]

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Saying goodbye to the foster doggie …

Saying goodbye to the foster doggie …

Ten days ago, I was hiding in my bedroom from the pitbull I decided to foster. I was trying to get her to sit and she was confused and made a low, grumbling sound in her throat. Intellectually, I knew it wasn’t a growl, but with all the bad press that this breed gets, I […]

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Tony Danza, Randy Fenoli … and a Yacht

Tony Danza, Randy Fenoli … and a Yacht

The past couple weeks at work have been pretty damn fabulous. First, I got to hang with THREE of my favorite authors, Jen Lancaster, Stacey Ballis and Jennifer Weiner at the People B.E.A. party. Then, I met the man I was sure I’d marry from age 8 to age 10, Tony Danza! He was just as charming […]

Vacation Hangover

Vacation Hangover

I am currently in the throes of the worst post-vacay hangover of my entire life. Part of me thinks it’s not even worth it to go away, considering the pain that follows upon returning from a wonderful vacation. My husband and I are one week removed from the most amazing trip to Hawaii, most of […]

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