Monthly Archives: November 2010

Your Darling, Clementine

I must have missed a memo that went out that said to wear Christian Louboutin heels to a one-year-old’s birthday party.  I did not realize I was supposed to come in my finest, and although “finest” for me does not … Continue reading

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Not-So-Soccer-Mom

It was an unusually warm, fall day, and I sat lazily on a canvas fold-up chair on the grass, on the sidelines of my 5-year-old daughter’s soccer game.  It was Emmanuelle’s sixth game, and I was happy to have remembered … Continue reading

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The Haircut

The sharp, shiny scissors glinted in the afternoon sun, as my father-in-law raised them to my son’s head.  I watched in horror as he slowly snipped a golden tendril, curly from the humidity and heat of the day, cutting away … Continue reading

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