Octomom Nadya Suleman Tells Oprah She Had Babies to Fill a Void

Yes, if you were watching, that was Nadya Suleman aka Octomom you saw on the American Idol Gives Back benefit show Wednesday night. She appeared in the phone bank, answering lines with a few of her older children. On Tuesday, the day before, you also may have caught her on the Oprah Winfrey Show, where she said she does not regret having her children, but she does feel guilty because no one person can meet all the needs of even one child, let alone 14. ...more

Much Ado About Oprah

  There's a very unauthorized Oprah biography coming out this week, and already the internet's on fire with some of the more shocking revelations. While I don't want to give the author Kitty Kelley any more press than she's due, I wanted to weigh in on some of the more "scandalous" secrets that are allegedly revealed in this book:...more

What? We Can't Say "Vagina?"

by Lissa Rankin, MDTell me it isn’t true. Rumor on the street has it that TV networks have banned a tampon company for making an ad that uses the word “vagina.”  Um, how exactly are we supposed to talk about tampons without using the word vagina? And what’s wrong with that? Vagina vagina vagina! (Okay, did I just sound like a defiant little kid? Good.)...more

Enough with blaming Media for your Purging Teen...

It's been eons since I last attempted my favorite Blogoncert with lyrical words to match my renditions of life, family, work and do I dare mention teen girls?  So forigive me if my rant seems a little like a rage......more

The Bucket List

I must be unconsciously thinking about my mortality this week, because Wednesday’s Blog was about aging, and now I’ve created my Bucket List. I watched the movie “The Bucket List” last night, and cried for two straight hours. What a fabulous movie. But my bucket list, (everything I want to do before I “kick the bucket”) is really a Hodge Podge of the realistic, the possible and the improbable. I wanted to share mine and encourage you to make your own....more

Oprah pledges to make her car a no phone zone, will you?

On Friday I was listening to the Oprah show, when she started talking about making her car, and every car in America, a no phone zone. That means (depending on your level of participation), no texting, only hands-free use, or just plain not using your phone while driving. Then she had her hands free to autograph a Chrysler… ...more

Erica Diamond is Writing a Book!

So, as you know, last week I announced I was writing a book. What could she possibly be writing about, you may have thought? Well it turns out this opportunity presented itself and I just couldn’t pass it up. It was everything I absolutely know and love, and have 15 years experience in. WOMEN, ENTREPRENEURSHIP, BUSINESS AND BALANCE....more

Top 10 Posts 2009

I saw some other sites doing this and thought that it was neat. Here are my favorite posts from my site during 2009. It Finally Happened http://postpartumillness.com/?q=node/130 ...more