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When the problem is WANTING…

Sometimes I think that the trick to living a happy life is to stop wanting things. If only you could not want anything, not even happiness, then you could be happy. But then you end up wanting to not-want, which is maybe one of the weirdest paradoxes ever. How does one achieve a state of not-wanting?


My parenting style explained…

There’s nothing new about the way I parent my girls, as a matter of fact parents have been doing it naturally for as long as humans have existed. Attachment parenting is based on responding to a baby’s needs, which in Read more…


To the depressed mom:

It’s okay. It is okay if you are sitting at work right now staring blankly at your screen. It is ok if you are at home curled up in a ball- looking but not seeing. Trying not to feel. Empty. Read more…


Cheers to what gets you through the day…

During my short time on earth (ok, compared to my grandmother that I saw yesterday) I realized that I have lived my life with SO MUCH pressure. And I have no one to blame but me. Yes, I have faced Read more…


How do you do it? Some de-stressing tips for us moms

I got that a lot. From other moms at school, my dad and my friends. From clients at the advertising agency I own. Even from my husband. I am a 31 year old mother of two. And somehow, my kids, Read more…


Hello Laparoscopy- my tips for before and after.

I am a procrastinator of note sometimes. Like the last time I had a laparoscopy it was on a Wednesday and on the weekend before I had no idea what I was in for. Maybe I was just distracting myself Read more…


Traumatic births and Post Natal Depression

Perhaps let me start at the very beginning… Khloe’s birth was a c-section. I wanted a natural birth from the beginning and my OBGYN at that time convinced me that because she was a breach baby and she was “big” Read more…


Getting your act together.

The last 2 years I had serious growing up to do. I am a mom of 2 kids, with 3 businesses and interest in a fourth. Life is hectic- but here is: One of the things I see in a Read more…


When you let go of the poison

“Turn your wounds into wisdom” – Oprah Winfrey This I would say is the hardest blog post I ever had to write… But here it goes. I would consider letting go of toxic people in your life as one of Read more…


The under achievers guide to hippie parenting

– This post is sponsored by Phizer, Nescafe and Stuyvesant- I must be honest- I have always been a bit weird. To a point where in varsity I looked like more like a homeless person than an LLB student. I Read more…