• Going Home.

    October 14, 2011

    When I was a little girl, we moved. And I never got over it. We lived in this small town in New Jersey, one of those places you see in the movies with big trees and gabled homes with shutters, and I rode the bus to school and back with my friends. We had a…

  • It’s All About Reaction. And Helmets.

    September 22, 2011

    It was one of those moments where your heart simply bursts with pride. Your child builds her first block tower after many attempts – and leaves it standing for more than 3 seconds. I snapped a photo while coaxing Bella to, “Wait, wait just a second, then you can knock it down.” (The number of…

  • Beyond Motherhood

    September 8, 2010

    When I was little, I wanted to be a famous ice skater. In so many ways, this was not possible. Mainly because at the time I may have skated once in my entire life. I was convinced once I hit the ice I would be amazing. No. The only amazing part was the fact I still have…

  • Sex at 17

    July 14, 2010

    When I was 17 I had sex for the first time. With Sam. And my parents found out. That was on of the worst moments of my life. A friend’s dad told mine about his son “confiding” in him that we were sexually active, and he felt it was his duty to let my dad know…

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