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  • Ring Tone

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    This past year Jon and I hired a boxing coach and have been duking it out in the ring together. It’s been a nice lil’ couples activity that is nothing short of preparing us to kill one another if and...

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  • Givin’ Lip

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    As I approach forty I can really say that I have an unwavering daytime makeup uniform: lashes by Sarah Maxwell when I can, evened out skin with Glossier Perfecting Skin Tint and a stained lip in Nars Scarlet Empress/Fanny. The lip is where...

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  • Above the Fray

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    Jon and I have been doing Transcendental Meditation for a few years now. Our two older daughters received mantras at ages five and six, though I admit that their summer break completely derailed their practice. And I’ve meditated everywhere from doctor’s...

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  • Hot Attack

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    My kids assign the adjective “spicy” to just about everything: toothpaste, carbonated water, fresh herbs and basically anything the shade of cardamom. Wanna try this smoothie? “Das ‘picy!” IS IT. Now that we are deep into the LA “winter,” my girls have...

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  • Eastern Promises

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    I feel lucky to have friends from all over the place: Brazil, Israel, London, and Tunisia by way of Southern France. I love learning about different cultures, mostly because I feel like I am the most unexotic breed –...

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  • Burn Out

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    Yesterday was a low point in my parenting career. I threw Cleo an enormous fourth birthday party at this bomb gymnasium that she loves to go to. That said, I invited a bazillion people, spent way too much money, and...

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  • Will You Accept This?

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    I’ve watched about twenty out of twenty two seasons of The Bachelor and I’m not ashamed to publicly admit it. And yet every new round I expect Chris Harrison to open up the first episode by saying, “I’m Chris Harrison...

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  • Screen Test

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    Those who know me well accept the fact that I rely heavily on my psychic partner, who is conveniently based in north Florida. I’ll admit that I’m a little too dependent on her and now she is like my very own...

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