J. Crew, Boys and Pink Nail Polish

You may have heard of the Fox News doctor/consultant who is taking issue with the current J. Crew catalog photo featuring the president of the company painting her son's toenails pink. THE HORROR! ...more

interesting. I do not vouch for its accuracy... people have told me for years that at one time ...more

(INTERVIEW) Nerdy Apple Bottom: 44k Comments, CNN and One Viral Post

Nerdy Apple Bottom wrote a post. About her son. As many parenting bloggers are wont to do. And she posted it on her blog as well as BlogHer, and 44,000+ comments later, people are still talking about her son's Daphne costume. Except now that it is on CNN, Forbes, and the newspapers around the country, the discussion is no longer about whether or not her son should wear a Daphne costume to school for Halloween, but has crossed the line into critiquing Nerdy Apple Bottom's parenting in general. ...more

Not viral, by any means, but when my blog got a surprise (to me) spot on the NY Times website, I ...more