Contemplating the Strength of Women

Thursday night I introduced Jennifer Margulis at Vroman’s bookstore. It was a convergence of brilliance as she and Dr. Fishbein talked about prenatal care in America, birth, homebirth and baby’s first year (with an emphasis on baby’s first hours). Predictably the conversation left me with pain in my womb. I did not love being pregnant. … Read more

Summertime Things: Including August 8th at Vromans

The business of baby

So basically I’m not writing that much these last two weeks because I’m busy brooding over the fact that my kids are gone too much. Yep, instead of using that kidless time to be productive I’m just mopey and pissed and wondering if they’re having fun and then wondering if I should have taken the … Read more

Interview: Jennifer Margulis, Author of The Business of Baby

Every so often an author emails me with a book they’ve written that I find simply¬†irresistible. Some of them I enjoy reading and I’ll write up a review on Amazon¬†or some similar site, a very few of them grab my attention so wholly that I share them here with you. Jennifer Margulis is an investigative … Read more