Monthly Archives: December 2015

This Magic Moment

It’s New Year’s Eve. In a movie. A crowded room. A band playing. People dancing. And then it starts. 10… He freezes on the dance floor and looks around. Where is she? he thinks. 9… She is in line for … Continue reading

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B.C. / A.D. 

Yesterday I sat with all the sadness of the world. And then today I danced with all the joys. Yesterday I sipped coffee, in silence, as I cried. Today I laughed as we unwrapped our toys. Yesterday I wept, and … Continue reading

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My Christmas Baby

‘Twas the night before Christmas, and here in my house, not a creature was stirring, except for me. Something kept waking me up,every fifteen minutes. Then every twelve. Then every ten. Nine. Eight. Indigestion. Discomfort. Not contractions. It couldn’t be. … Continue reading

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Shannon Told Me to Write This

Yesterday, we went to Manhattan to celebrate my daughter’s birthday. Shannon, the daughter who regularly scours my blog posts to see how many times her name is mentioned, as opposed to her sister’s name, Maggie. Maggie Maggie Maggie Maggie. Anyway, … Continue reading

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It’s not about S-E-X at all

Yesterday I read my friend Steph’s article “What You Should Teach Your Baby About S-E-X“.    It might not be an easy article for some people to read.  She uses the word “vulva” more times than most of us will in … Continue reading

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This Little Light of Mine

I’m not really one for marking calendars, keeping track of dates, celebrating anniversaries.  But Facebook reminded a friend, who then reminded me, that I taught my first yoga class 4 years ago today. If I close my eyes I can … Continue reading

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