Tonight is Back-to-School night at my daughter's high school. Read More
I can't believe she's a freshman already. And in just a few years she's going to be on her own.
The preparation for her future has already begun but it seems more official now.
I was in Omaha, Nebraska this past holiday weekend. Read More
Well, never been there. AND the direct flight from San Diego makes it perfect for a short getaway. So why not?
What's a girl to do when in Omaha?
Why eat steak, of course!
Today's Labor Day in the U.S - a holiday to celebrate working people. Read More
It's the unofficial end of summer. And with that comes the unwritten rule of no more white clothes until next May when Memorial Day comes round again.
Does AOL really still exist? Read More
That's sooo 90s. Not judging though.
I'm most definitely a Gmail user. I found a really cool hack just this week even though I've been using it for years.
Today's the last day to register for the 5 Day Weight Loss Fertility Challenge! Read More
If you're trying to get pregnant and think that losing weight is an important part of your fertility journey, join me to jump-start your metabolism.
Are you ready for the 5 Day Weight Loss Fertility Challenge?!? Read More
Turbocharge your body with a quick and easy reboot to officially close out the summer and kick off the Fall season. There's nothing like starting fresh with something different - new beginnings resets the mind and the body.
"Yo, VIP, let's kick it! Read More
All right stop
Collaborate and listen"
Remember Vanilla Ice? One hit wonder with "Ice, Ice Baby"?
As you try to conceive your own one hit wonder, there will be times when your cycle is gonna be off.
I'm baaaackkkk... Read More
Let's continuing talking about ovulation...
I'm surprised by how many women don't use an ovulation predictor kit - the pee test that tells you when you're ovulating.
I'm in a geek out mode so let's talk about ovulation and some of the common misunderstandings around this oh-so critical moment in your cycle. Read More
This will be a series since there are several points to cover and it's almost lunchtime. Talking about eggs makes me hungry. :)
Well, of course, I had to see the new film "Crazy, Rich Asians" to support my peeps. Read More
It's the first major motion picture featuring an all Asian cast in 25 years, since Joy Luck Club.
And it was better than I expected.
The loss of Aretha Franklin last week hit me deeply. Read More
We have so few artists who stay true to their music without getting pulled astray by their fame and fortune.
But that same day, I came across a new singer who I hope one day to hear more from.
Quick survey... Read More
Anyone interested in a "5 Day Weight Loss for Fertility" challenge?
The Borg in the Star Trek series are one of my favorite villains. Read More
Aliens linked in a hive mind, they turned their victims into drones with cybernetic enhancements and end up looking like robotic zombies.
I recently asked a good friend why she thought I was struggling in the dating department while many of my other single friends were happily hooked up. Read More
Her reply was something to the effect of..."you COULD be in a relationship but you're choosing to go for the right man. Since no one has risen to the occasion, you're still looking."
Did you hear that McDonald's is offering one U.S. fan a lifetime of free McDonald’s?
The winner gets a 24-karat gold phone case engraved with his/her name.
That treasure gives the owner a lifetime pass to free McDonald’s: 2 meals up to $7 a week for at least 50 years. Read More
As my daughters get older, I've taken particular interest in how our society defines gender roles. Read More
That, in turn, has influenced how I help women on their fertility journeys.
We live in a masculine world where traits such as power, competition, and productivity are valued.
My tomboy girls sometimes snidely comment "You're dressed up" when they see me wearing a dress. Read More
There's actually a very practical reason when it's hot as Hades out. I get a lot more air circulation than wearing shorts. Material for summer dresses tend to be lighter as well which is a bonus.
Ever been stuck in a plane, circling the airport? Read More
Imagine doing that for a month.
Cuz that's what's happening to the crew on a ship going round and round in the Pacific Ocean since July 6.
Fascinating (at least to me) random trivia... Read More
Why don't vultures have feathers on their heads and necks?
The predominant theory is that since they feed off dead animals, being bald keeps them relatively clean as they stick their head inside carcasses to scavenge.
One of the most frequent refrains I hear from clients is "I'm too busy to..." Read More
They're too busy to do some of the things that are necessary for optimal fertility, like...