THE BABY DILEMMA AT 37

I spent the better part of my flight from Seattle to Newark flirting with the baby in 27D. It wasn’t my fault: he started flirting with me first. I’m not a great flier under the best of circumstances, so when the chubby, blue eyed toddler across the aisle began to steal glances at me from… Read more »

IT TAKES A VILLAGE TO RAISE A FEMINIST

As a woman who never even believed she’d have sons because of how badly I desired having little girls, I try to instill in them the same morals, messages and general all-round knowledge that I would my own daughter (if I had one). We use gender neutral terminology in the home: we don’t specify toys… Read more »

CAPSULE HOME GIVEAWAY!

Recently my family moved from a very loved, but tiny square foot house in the Los Angeles flats, to an upgrade hilltop Hollywood treehouse. The move was emotionally exciting and also had a sense of loss from leaving all those old memories behind. Including getting married and having a child in that house. Upon arrival… Read more »