Dr. Dimitri Christakis: International Expert on Media and Child Health… and Marketing

Like many moms I remember bringing the kids to the pediatrician and they’d give you the all the developmental milestones that the kids were supposed to hit. Their pediatrician would let me know what foods could be introduced and maybe talk about water safety or something similar. When Alexander was toddling I got the “We are recommending no television … Read more

It’s My 14th Anniversary and the Only Man Fucking Me is Jerry Brown

Today is my 14th anniversary and my husband is in New York on business. I was kind of bummed about being alone on our anniversary, but we spent last weekend in a resort so plush that I didn’t think I’d have the ability to be bugged about anything for a year. Until this. You see … Read more

Conflicted About Blogging

In a few weeks I’ll be joining 3,000 or so women at BlogHer. It’s a big blogging conference for women and I’d went once before when it was in Chicago. I have mixed feelings about it. Although I’m not part of the BlogHer ad network, and I don’t participate in their community BlogHer has paved … Read more

A Lot of Driving

My anniversary is around the corner and Mr G will be out of town. Jane went to her first sleep away camp Sunday afternoon and it’s spitting distance from the Mexican Border. So we decided to make it an anniversary trip. The four of us went to San Diego and spent a weekend in obscene … Read more