Category Archives: THINGS PEOPLE SAY

BRADLEY…. A DATING STORY

When I was about 29, my best friend from high school, Tia, ┬áset me up on a date with Bradley, a guy from her husband’s work. Tia was obsessed (as only a best friend can be) with the fact that … Continue reading

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LACTATION CLASS AND HUSBANDS

When I was about 8 months pregnant, I took a lactation class at a boutique baby store. This time in my life had been so joyful. Being pregnant had given me so much more excitement, joy and happiness than I … Continue reading

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TIRED?

“You are gonna be tired for 18 years,” someone once told a pregnant me. “You’ll never sleep again,” many others said. For someone without kids, that’s a scary thing to hear. Here’s what I say: Once your child is sleeping … Continue reading

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POTTY TRAINING IN PUBLIC

So, we were trying out a new gym class and I was talking to a beautiful, young, tall woman named Jenny. She was nanny to an almost 2 year old, Carson, who was smaller than Spenser, who is small for … Continue reading

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MARRIAGE AND EQUALITY AND JOSE

All people should have the choice to marry, regardless of sexual orientation. Here’s where I need to confess something to you… I’ve never really been interested in marriage. I remember as a teen, my friends would talk about weddings and … Continue reading

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I WAS ASKED TO WRITE

I was asked to write a piece on inspiration, for a motivational website. “It can be about anything that inspires you,” one of the editors said. I didn’t know her personally, but she said she’d like my blog. I wrote … Continue reading

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I HATE YOGA

I like the idea of yoga (like with parks,) but it’s not for me. I used to do gymnastics. I’m very flexible, so it’s not that. I guess I get a little bored. I’d rather be moving fast, like running … Continue reading

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SUPER HOT GUY FRIEND

Spenser and I went on a walk today with my super hot friend, Matthew (that’s his real name. I didn’t think he’d object to me using his real name since I’m mostly just talking about how hot he is. And … Continue reading

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SAME DUE DATE MEANS…..

When I was about 5 months pregnant I went to a friend’s dinner party at a restaurant in Hollywood. I was through my morning sickness and extreme tiredness and excited to go out. I hadn’t bought any maternity clothes yet. … Continue reading

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TELLING PEOPLE

By the time I had gotten all my tests back, I was 4 months along, I knew I was having a boy and I’d gotten my first photo of him: It’s so crazy to say this, but I thought he … Continue reading

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