Stuffed Turkey Cupcakes

Dear Diary, Recently, I put on a few extra pounds. OK, I'll admit I gained 15. Not sure how it happened. Perhaps a cookie here, and a candy bar there--all desserts that entered my house in the hands of my toddler. My mother always sends her home with a...

How to Plan a Fun Filled Summer

Dear Diary, This summer, my daughter will split her time between Pennsylvania and New Jersey. She'll go on multiple vacation, attend multiple summer camps and even blow out her birthday candles on multiple cakes.  It’s a bit much, yes. But such is the...

40 & Pregnant

Dear Diary, Days before my birthday, I met a woman at a party who told me that 40 was a magic number--the age where one reaches enlightenment and truly feels grown-up. I smiled but doubted I would share the same experience. My worldview didn’t change at...