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Jul 1 2015
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I don’t know if it was the same storm, but whatever rolled into NYC at around 4:30 this morning was also crazy—lightning all over, and a downpour that made it impossible to see buildings across the street.

Oct 12 2014
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I'm so sorry. :( Loss of a living being, and part of your family, is loss—whether they walk on two feet, or on four. It's not silly at all to miss them.

Sep 21 2014
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Oh, my God! Those Vera scarves! That is an amazing collection (and not just of the scarves)! I'm using up my week's allotment of exclamation points on this post, because DAMN!! That is a FABULOUS shop!

Sep 21 2014
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The 7AM Enfant blankets come in S, M, and L—we had a Medium for last winter (when my kid was a year old), and got another used one (thank you, eBay) for this winter in L. In theory, you're supposed to be able to use the L 'til the child is 3, but I think we're pushing the limit with a tall almost-two-year-old. But the Read more

Sep 20 2014
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Useful: Halo SwaddleMe sleep sacks (for 6/8 months and under), so Baby feels snuggly and actually sleeps for more than 30 minutes at a stretch at night; Aden and Anais muslin sleep sacks (for whenever the tot outgrows the Halo ones), so that Baby sleeps at night and doesn't climb out of the crib/get a leg stuck in the Read more

Sep 1 2014
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This. This kind of video drives me nuts—"Watch Some Dudes Eat Korean Food for the First Time!" So, unless you live under a rock, you've probably eaten Korean food (and perhaps heard that childbirth is messy), and unless you lack an atom of sophistication, you probably have the decency to avoid screeching, "GROSS!!" in Read more

Aug 10 2014
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Having a kid has made me more low-maintenance, too! Whereas I used to put on both pant legs, I now manage just one.

Jul 19 2014
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I took a few, in grad school, and recall the withdrawal symptoms being worse than the side effects, but just started escitalopram, and even 5 mg/day (thanks, super-cautious psychiatrist) gave me day-long nausea. I tried it for a week*, and then decided that the couple of beers/glasses of wine I've been using to Read more

Jul 12 2014
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It took under 6 months to lose the pregnancy weight for me, but then I promptly put it back on, the winter my kid turned 1 year old—via the life-sustaining calories that are beer and barbecue chips. ;)

Jul 12 2014
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My brother met his wife (they were married last week) online four years ago, and they seem ridiculously happy. And he hyphenated his last name to add hers. That blew me away. I mean, my brother! The bro-iest of bros! (Really.) So there's hope. ;)

May 1 2014
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Ok, but why piss off people who are raising $7-$9M by attending the event? Not trying to be combative, just skeptical of the assumed timeline of things. :)

May 1 2014
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Doesn't make sense. Dress code is stipulated on the invite. $25K/person dinner. Invites out months ahead. I think it's just now getting out to the press. It doesn't mean that AW woke up last week and sat down to her breakfast mimosa with the white-tails fiat.

May 1 2014
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Right, but anyone with an invitation has likely known about the dress code (change) for months, and has had time to prepare.

Apr 25 2014
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I have those—I go through a pair every summer. I figure it's the city equivalent of getting new tires. (I had a pair re-soled once, and added a new footbed, and it was more expensive than buying a new pair.)

Apr 20 2014
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Are you in New York? If so, let's put our tots in the sandbox and commiserate. If not, well, I lift my spoon of gelato to you in solidarity. :)

Apr 19 2014
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I pretty much live for the weekends, when I can (lovingly) shove ours at my husband and say, See you in a few hours! Not that I don't adore my kid, but it was a long, brutal winter in a small apartment. Read more

Apr 19 2014
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God, I only have one and I feel the same way. Also, we're out of ice cream. ;)