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Should we expect the worst or the best?

My husband and I are putting in our final offer on a house today. We really like the house, and are very ready to move out of NYC, but it’s looking unlikely that the seller will accept what we’re offering. We just don’t agree about the home’s fair market value….

October 18, 2016 0 comments Read More

Will I love my second baby as much as my first?

When I was pregnant with my second, I kept panicking that I would prefer one child to the other. Oh, how heartbreaking it would be if I liked the new baby more than my first son, O! How could I betray him like that? And then in the next moment, I’d be…

August 23, 2016 0 comments Read More

Being a friend through infertility

My friend Julia recently wrote a post about her experiences with trying to conceive and miscarriage. It was raw and real, and it made me realize how I had only seen the tip of her pain when she’d told me the story. Over the past handful of years, I’ve come to…

June 26, 2016 0 comments Read More

Taking Care of His Wife

I’m on the flight home from Northern California, where I just ran a 3-day leadership summit for my boss’ boss, the CIO of Google. We spent many months preparing the content and logistics, hoping to make it truly spectacular and inspiring for the 100 leaders who were invited. On night…

May 28, 2016 0 comments Read More

Spice Up Your Marriage…in Two Seconds (Literally)

Google “how to spice up your marriage” and you’ll find all sorts of lists including helpful hints like: plan a weekend getaway schedule a sex night role-play with each other be spontaneous sleep in on a Saturday (what I would give!!!) But here’s some good news for those of you…

April 21, 2016 0 comments Read More