|Contributor since:||October 2009|
I fled the tranquil countryside of Oklahoma to become an urban upstart in Manhattan with a stopover in Austin, Texas. After adventures in the music business and the theater, I got hitched, became a mom (to a pre-school lass and a baby boy) and moved to Brooklyn with the rest of ‘em. We all make our choices.
I'm Known For...
Winding up in a zillion photos with Alex and Simon from the Real Housewives of New York City.
My Current Project
The book, the girl and the boy.
My Biggest Regret
Did I really need that second B.A. in Art History?
How I Pay For This Wardrobe
Luckily, I'm in very close proximity to Target.
Blocks I've Been Around
22nd and 2nd -literally, I was hit by a car on that corner.
Things That Really Happened
I was thisclose to being DC Comics' Wonder Woman for children's parties and events.
Where I'd Like To Be 10 Years From Now
Watching my 13-year-old daughter escape all of my own adolescent pitfalls, while giving her parents full credit for that insurmountable feat.
Because I like the true and I like the slant.
What I'm Currently Addicted To...
Food blogs! And pretending I have time to experiment with ramps.
This Is Making Me Worry...
health care, health care, health care
This Is Bringing Me Joy...
It's true - it's the children.
This Is Helping Me Create...
This Is Making Me Think - Hard...
Equally Shared Parenting. How is this not a given?
This Makes My Teeth Itch
Bob Dole's confession on Clinton's health care reform - http://www.nytimes.com/2009/09/12/health/policy/12dole.html
My pre-verbal infant mimicking my pre-schooler and Emily Nussbaum.
My Most Awkward Moment
I'm sure it involved the "Reply All" button and a moment of distraction and/or excitement.
My Secret Ambition
In the words of the immortal Freddie Mercury, "I want it all and I want it now."