Project 40

This year, on the morning of my 39th birthday, I woke up with a feeling of dread. There I was, in the last gasps of Thirtysomething. And there it sat: 4-0. But not just 40. The next part of life. There were good things about being in my forties: I wouldn’t be bouncing a baby…

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Snack Snaps

Since I started trashing sports snacks back in the spring, I’ve heard from a lot of you. Many of you agreed with me and shared your own frustrations. Others didn’t and made some really good (and thought-provoking) counterarguments. Whatever you had to say, I have loved hearing from you and am thrilled that this topic…

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Organic Mom

Organic Mom was in line behind me at the grocery store the other day. Full disclosure: I have this really bad habit of looking at the contents of other people’s grocery carts. I’m not judging them. Okay, sometimes I am judging them. Mostly, I view it as “research”. But when Organic Mom was behind me…

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Snack Attacks

I know I said I would shut up about snacks for a while. I also know that I’m developing somewhat of a reputation around town for being That Mom Who Won’t Shut Up About Snacks. But like any monomaniacal  impassioned mother worth her weight in playground rants, I’ll keep talking about this as long as…

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