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Somehow I manage

Easily one of my favorite jokes ever on The Office. Anyway … Both of the grownups in our household have been crazy-busy lately. As I look around the state of our abode, it’s a grim predicament. It’s not just messy. It’s gross. It’s dirty. “I should really clean that congealed yogurt off the rug before […]

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The unsanitary mother

I took Teddy downtown last week for a work party at a bar. He did pretty well, despite the fact that it was near his bedtime and the place was loud and crowded with unfamiliar people. His little pacifier helped him cope, but as usual, he spit it out at one point and it rolled […]

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Breastfeeding! For real!

What a breath of fresh air from Colorlines! After so much aggressive media stupidity concerning breastfeeding lately (sure … let’s just go with “lately”), finally something that’s actually about breastfeeding! For real! When bona fide experts discuss this “hot topic” the tone is decidedly down-to-earth and relatable, with images that are a far cry from the media’s salacious chimera of […]