April 24th, 2013
the greatest perk of being a san francisco travel writer is playing tourist in this groovy town.
during spring break, the fam was invited to stay at the kids’ suite at hotel union square. we were there once when the kids were really little and we loved it.
we packed our overnight[......]
April 10th, 2013
yesterday, I made my first trip into the e.r. with one of my kids. i guess that’s a pretty good stat, considering that parker is eight. parx was on crutches once but that was a mere visit to the pediatrician and an x-ray.
this time was more involved. bloody head injury=mandatory emergency room vi[......]
February 20th, 2013
my dirty little secret: i’m completely riveted by the jodi arias trial. is anyone following this? it’s outrageous! and addictive. i’ve been taping court tv for days.
the downlow: an attractive, soft-spoken woman in her early thirties shoots (in the head), stabs (27x), and slits the throat of he[......]
January 23rd, 2013
- not the lily pond
for me, one of the best takeaways from five years at the co-op preschool is the concept of “special time.” simply put, it is exclusive time dedicated to your child in which he or she make the rules — where to go, what to do, or in roman’s case, what to eat…
January 9th, 2013
i did it. i summoned the courage and got the tysabri infusion. progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy be damned.
one day, i woke up and it just seemed like it was going to be ok. no matter how many hideous stats i unearthed while trolling the internet, my gut was telling me that it was th[......]