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Curveball

So, I am going to rip off the bandaid right away, just like my doctor did Thursday night when he called me with the full results from my biopsies. The bad news: I have cancer. The good news: I have one of the best endocrinologists in the world and will be meeting with a chief [...]

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Xavi says You’re Welcome. Oh, and Happy Birthday, Grammy.

Here’s the thing about life: sometimes it hands you free trips to Nantucket to celebrate your mother’s birthday…and sometimes it hands you buckets of vomit from your 2-year-old. ¬†What stinks is when those two things happen on the same day. We drove from Brooklyn to Cape Cod Thursday night, skipping Carlitos’ karate class, surviving downpours, [...]

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Fighting the Frost!

Living in New York City for the past two years has had a way of making me feel pretty uncool. It could be that I have been pregnant or toting around two little ones the entire time we have lived here. It could be that I still smile at random people while everyone else glowers. [...]

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