Monthly Archives: April 2014

  1. 6 Common Mistakes New Moms Should Avoid

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    April 22, 2014 by Melanie L.

    Practice makes perfect.  That’s a given.  Since, I have been “practicing” motherhood for just about five years, I now boast …
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  2. Diagnosis: In Fifty Words

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    April 8, 2014 by Melanie L.

    “Ali’s sick? Did you hear?” “It’s just a rumor. She’d have called if it were true.” “Well, I’m calling her …
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  3. Odyssey: In Fifty Words

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    April 7, 2014 by Melanie L.

    A mere fifteen feet of plush carpet stood between the studio’s bed and the bathroom, but, for the nonagenarian, traversing …
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  4. Frousin Love

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    April 4, 2014 by Melanie L.

    Frousin Love My best friend, Ali, and I were close but never, ever mushy. After she passed away at age …
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Melanie L.

Melanie L.

I'm a happily re-married, full-time lawyer, and full-time mom raising two adorable vilde chayas (Yiddish: wild things) named Monkey and Peanut (not their real names!). I am often seen in public counting to three. In addition to parenting and writing, I also love photography, cosmology, evolutionary anthropology, and all things Israel.

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