Carinn Jade is a former lawyer turned yoga teacher, freelance writer, and mom-on-demand. Often funny, sorta crunchy, never judge-y mom to a three year old boy and one year old girl. No topic is off-limits for an honest and respectful conversation. Blogging about it all here.
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I was a poly sci and communications double major at Boston College.
I was a real estate finance lawyer in New York City and Los Angeles.
I was a yoga teacher at a prestigious yoga studio.
I was a small business
I was Vice President at a high yield debt fund.
I traded in six figures for sticky fingers, dirty diapers and lots of crying. Clearly I prefer to get paid nothing for doing everything.
-My post Games We Play was Freshly Pressed. This is an honor granted to nineteen posts out of the one MILLION+ published per day.
-My feature on Mommyish – Winning, Penises & Girlfriends – What My Son Is Picking Up From Preschool (Not Charlie Sheen) inspired an entire segment on Huffington Post Live. I was honored to participate in the intelligent, respectful, spirited debate of my piece.
-Three of my hilarious* posts were included in the blogging compilation by Life Well Blogged called No Laughing Allowed and can be found on Amazon**
*their word, not mine (though I wouldn’t disagree) **I get no proceeds from the sale of this book, I recommend it only as a great read.
Other creative writing:
I love a good birth story. If you do too, here are mine.
Some of my fundamental
jokes thoughts on being a mother: