Monthly Archives: September 2012

If You Are Going To Talk About My Son’s Penis, Please Be Nice

There has been a lot of talk over at the Huffington Post about my son’s penis.  Lisa Belkin disagreed with my choice to not introduce the word ‘penis’ to my son at the age of three.  Logan Levkoff called my action (well, … Continue reading

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Hello? Is Anyone Listening? Apparently, yes.

Hello?  Is this thing on? That’s what I used to wonder when I began this blog.  You hit publish and your words disappear off into oblivion.  Sometimes that’s a good thing.  Sometimes we just need to vent, sometimes we want … Continue reading

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Amy Poehler: You Are Funny Sexy Cool

I aspire to be funny.  Occasionally I hit my mark.  Lately I’ve been too high on my soapbox to make it funny.  But my love for hysterical women never wanes. My current girl crush is Amy Poehler.  In recent years she’s taken … Continue reading

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I wanted a daughter so that must make me, my mother and my baby three generations of 1950s housewives

Gender selection is not a new concept.  There are old wives tales that date back to the beginning of time and span all countries from the Far East to the West.  From sexual positions and dietary considerations to consulting the … Continue reading

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Yet another reason to “not break the seal”

Anyone who has ever taken a pregnancy test knows to get the most accurate result the urine needs to collect in your bladder to absorb the most of the hormone that detects pregnancy. And anyone who has ever enjoyed a … Continue reading

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Did you guys know Toronto is in another country?*

Just an hour flight from NYC and you can wind up in Canada.  How amazing is that? Ian was in Toronto for the film festival (TIFF) last week and I was in a funk.  There have been lots of changes … Continue reading

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Latch on to reality NYC

Yesterday 27 of New York City’s 40 hospitals officially adopted Mayor Bloomberg’s controversial “Latch On NYC” and I’m behind them 100%. For those of you not familiar with the program, the basic controversy centers around these guidelines for hospitals: Enforce the NYS … Continue reading

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