Monthly Archives: February 2010

Turning 40 in Yelapa. Ole!

Last time we met I was off to Mexico and promising in my haste to discuss a million important things (such as the success or failure of my spray-on tan) upon my return. Well, I’m returned. The larder has been

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Happy Birthday to Me

It’s a long story, but let me just start by saying that today is the last day of my thirties and tomorrow, I will turn 40 and fly with my family to Mexico. And by my family I mean my

Posted in life, lists, Mexico, travel

Three things I know, like, almost for sure

This is how I know I’m raising city kids: The other day Oliver brought me the empty cardboard oatmeal box he’d filled with sand and dirt and called a “shaker,” and asked me to write “free” on the lid. He

Posted in kids scripts, life, Oliver and Maggie, TV.com

This is how I know I’m raising city kids: The other day Oliver brought me the empty cardboard oatmeal cylinder he’d filled with sand and dirt and called a “shaker” and asked me to write “free” on the lid. He

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Icarus melts into a puddle of snot

* So, one day you are bragging to the Mister about how lucky you are, and about how it’s not just luck, but probably a form of super-humanness that has kept you from being sick all winter even though you

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