Monthly Archives: March 2012

Book Review – “Defending Jacob”

How far will a parent go in defending his or her child? This is one of the very serious questions posed by author William Landay in his novel “Defending Jacob”. A fourteen year old boy is found murdered in a … Continue reading

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My Daughter The Rapper

Yesterday was the Talent Show at my daughter’s high school.  Her school is not a Performing Arts school, but there are a lot of talents teens there.  The show was great and I thoroughly enjoyed it.  Some of the top … Continue reading

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“Californication” – The Cheating Episode

Does everybody cheat, or is it just t.v.? Or is it just L.A.? Or both? Or neither. I am not a spoiler, as you probably know, so I am not going to go into specifics, but there was a whole … Continue reading

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Biking in New York City – A Riders Musings

After fainting in a restaurant last night I figured I might as well ride my bike to the Frette Sample Sale this morning.  After all, I had already fallen on my face, and I didn’t have a helmet on.  So… … Continue reading

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My Perfect Children

My children are perfect. I know.  You don’t believe me.  It’s crazy, right? But really, they have been perfect recently.  I am embracing it while it lasts. Usually one of my children is perfect while the other presents some challenges.  … Continue reading

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“Mad Men” Is Back – Hip Hip Hooray!

T.v. just doesn’t get any better than this.  And, we got two hours to boot! After spending $100 to see a movie with my children this weekend (4 tickets, 2 cabs, snacks and drinks) this was particularly thrilling. Seeing Don … Continue reading

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What is a Therapist Really?

I am meeting with a new therapist today.  I’m actually kind of excited.  Truth be told, I outgrew my old therapist years ago, but laziness kept me crawling back whenever I found myself needing to vent or needing mothering advice, … Continue reading

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