Monthly Archives: November 2012

How Calvin Klein saved my boobs

I have recently been paid one of the best compliments a mother can ever receive. No, I wasn’t proclaimed the world’s best cook by my children. Nor did they deem me the funniest, most intelligent, nurturing or most proficient (yet … Continue reading

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Advanced party planning

Marley is currently in the midst of planning her birthday party. At seven, celebrating your birth with friends is über exciting, especially when you’ve decided to host your first slumber party (note: the parental units were NOT consulted on this). … Continue reading

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Pamper your hands and feet

Chipped polish got you down? Get compliment-worthy hands and feet at home with these tips from esthetic expert Marie Scalogna, owner of New York City-based Spa Chicks On the Go [spachicksonthego.com]. Remove – Strip old color with acetone polish remover on … Continue reading

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How to make Thanksgiving fun for kids

It’s hard to believe that Thanksgiving is here again. Soon, our houses will be filled with the comforting smells of turkey and stuffing wafting from our kitchens, the sound of children running and shrieking excitedly down the hall and the … Continue reading

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Why the Krim family tragedy shouldn’t taint our view of nannies

After the recent deaths of two New York children at the hands of their nanny, Shandley McMurray has started hugging her kids a little tighter. By Shandley McMurray      Originally published on TodaysParent.com November 05, 2012   Every few … Continue reading

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Running from the Fuzz

Last night we taught our children how to lie to and evade capture by the police. We didn’t start our evening with this intention. To be honest, we were hoping to wait until they were at least 10 before teaching … Continue reading

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