Category Archives: Family

Labor Day, The DNC and other Shennanigans

Another week and, still, no new books to report on – sorry. I just haven’t been feeling like myself and I hope that y’all will forgive me. We were in the mountains for the holiday weekend with the entire Weiss … Continue reading

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Summer Doldrums

In the famous (or not) words of Fiona Appel, “I’ve been a bad bad girl…..” I’ve just been so lax on just about everything that doesn’t concern babies, yoga and my family. I really have. I haven’t been to the … Continue reading

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Chapter 32: Doing it Double-style and failing = HUMBLED

Ok, get your minds out of the gutter. We’re trying to make a baby, not catch an STD……Yesterday was a long day. (I did go home for “lunch” though….so you can giggle if you want……short window and time is of … Continue reading

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Chapter 31: I swore I wouldn’t do it, but…..

I’m not a private person, per se, but I’m certainly not a “let me tell the world all my business” either. I tell my close friends things that I would tell my mother and my dogs hear everything, but otherwise, … Continue reading

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Chapter 30: Reunions, Recipes, Birthdays and LOVE?

It’s weird when a holiday falls in the middle of the week….and this past week was no different. I mean, I read 3 books last weekend, which feels like a month ago; I worked almost a full week – despite … Continue reading

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Chapter 29: Parenting our Parents

Upon returning from Chicago, where I visited dealt with dad, my boss says the following to me: You, know, Rachael, my friend’s mom said this and I think it has merit: the reason parents become helpless and sick when they … Continue reading

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Chapter 26: Teaching is like French Kissing

So, I was talking to a friend yesterday and came up with the most profound thing I’ve ever said……(see above statment). We were discussing her fear of jumping in the game and starting to teach (we were in Teacher Training … Continue reading

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