Momversation: Do You Make Your Kids Hug?

This week at Momversation Karen asks, “do you make your kids hug your adult friends?” Asha, Mindy and I do not agree with each other on this one. Well? Do you? I’m sure no one is surprised to find out that I do not. We’ve talked about this a little bit before, in fact, I don’t even care if my kids are rude to strangers. Nope. Really, don’t care one iota. I really want to know what you think about it. I remember having to hug Aunts and Uncles and …

Manhattan Beach And Momversation

This week on Momversation Asha, Karen, Maggie and I got to talk about sexual abuse. Yeah, lucky us. I can’t just present this video to you without some back story. I grew up in Manhattan Beach, Califrornia. In 1974 my mother took me to The McMartin Preschool for an interview. Something dropped or broke (that I don’t recall) and I said, “oh shit”. My brother and I were not accepted into Manhattan Beach’s best school, and instead we went to the co-op nursery school. The Manhattan Beach of my youth …

Bargain Hunting With Momversation

The part of the video that you didn’t see? Well, I’m wearing a red beret because it was ON SALE. And it’s UGLY. I am not a bargain shopper, I want to be one, but I’m terrible at it. Are you a Bargain Hunter? I don’t even clip coupons any more, I stopped pretending it would work. Special thanks to Karen Wolrond, Rebecca Wolf and Maggie Mason Oh, and also, my only successful discount shopping experiences begin at Gilt, here’s your invitation. Let me know what kind of shopper you …