Minding the gap and losing my tan. Loving our Summer in the U.K.

Minding the gap and losing my tan.  Loving our Summer in the U.K.

Classic photo must.  Look who’s using the far payphone. Despite the facts that it’s been rainy and cold for weeks on end and that Susan Boyle and Pippa Middleton walk the streets here, I absolutely LOVE being in London.  We have been meeting and bonding with new family members who have welcomed us so warmly […]

Eat, Pray, Love and Morning Sickness– Celebrating in St. Lucia

Eat, Pray, Love and Morning Sickness– Celebrating in St. Lucia

So we just returned from a wonderful 9 days in St. Lucia.  It was a much needed vacation, and a great reason to shave my legs.  This amazing holiday was a hybrid-celebration of belated honeymoon and babymoon.  That’s right, this biznatch is knocked up!  Four and a half months this week.  And yes, that explains […]

Laughter, Tears and a Panic Attack – My Evan Boy turns 10.

Laughter, Tears and a Panic Attack – My Evan Boy turns 10.

Last Monday, Evan turned 10.  One decade.  Double digits.  70 in dog years.  It’s weird how it happens.  First, they stealthily morph out of wobbly, toddler phase into little boy aged 5-7 phase.  Then 8 and 9 wows you with how smart they are, and they are learning so much that you kind of forget […]

Dionne Warwick knew what she was talkin’ ’bout.

Dionne Warwick knew what she was talkin’ ’bout.

Last week when I was in L.A. hiking with my friend Julie, I had a “Beaches” moment.  As we were speed walking up the hill, somewhere in the natural silence that follows a discussion about Rob Kardashian’s girlfriend,  I took a moment to picture a “future us” on the beach.  The scene is slightly overcast […]