Two girls toddlers aged 2.7 and 1.7. Living with loving parents who are doing their best to raise smart, loving, educated children with the Husband hoping for tennis doubles. Most posts are about their milestones and antics with a scattering of recipes and Mommy nonsense.
Grew up in LA. Did the Hollywood thing. Took on NY at 20. Ended up working at a .com in Santa Monica during the internet hullabulloo. Those were good times (well, except for getting coffee for asshole celebrities and the whole internet bubble bursting.) Never imagined I'd be working from my basement in the suburbs. With a baby. While my husband went downtown to work. But here I am -- very happy, but very off my game. My blog is my journal as I figure out how to be a working mom while remembering my own.
Last Call for Vitriol is full of dirty diapers and belly laughs! At times bawdy, occasionally moody, I am navigating new motherhood and trying to keep my poop in a group. I use my blog as a spot to vent about trying to raise my baby without the support of my family (my parents are both deceased) in a smallish town. I am guilty of complaining about my inlaws, yogurt commercials and rude playgroup mommies. Sometimes I even include my drawings! I'm really just looking for kindred souls out in the Internetz to pat my back and pass the scotch (even if it's only figuratively.)...more
Your Recommended Daily Allowance of Baby Poop and Liberal Bias by Alex Iwashyna, a happily married mom of two children with a BA in Political Philosophy and a Medical Degree and the drive to become neither....more