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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

Adulting Stickers

My son O gets stickers for “cooperating.” This includes fairly easy things like not taking toys from his brother, eating dinner, and putting on his shoes. But I don’t get stickers for anything. And I do all sorts of hard stuff, like cooking dinner while holding a baby, fixing a…

February 25, 2016 0 comments Read More

Make-up for New Moms

After my first son was born, I didn’t have the energy, time, or motivation to look after myself. I ended up looking pretty unkempt (awful?) for a few months. I decided to do better the second time around. My goal was to find products that were quick to apply and would…

February 22, 2016 0 comments Read More