Life Lessons from Dogs Loyalty

Life Lessons from Dogs Loyalty

  My College Kid completed his Fall Semester at USC. To celebrate we broke bread over teriyaki chicken bowls. Sitting beside me I overheard two 20-Somethings at the next table….

Guest Blogger Bobby Baseman: What It’s like to be a Law Intern

Guest Blogger Bobby Baseman: What It’s like to be a Law Intern

The elation I felt when landing an internship at the non-profit legal services organization Bet Tzedek fizzled into uncertainty on the first day of orientation. Sure, I’d done my homework and…

Uncool Mom

Uncool Mom

The curfew in Beverly Hills is 11pm and in Los Angeles, it’s 10:30pm. I didn’t make up the rules so if you’re like my Teenage Kid fuming about constitutional rights…

Four Car Family

Four Car Family

Life as a Beverly Hills mom got a whole lot easier this summer when we decided that High School kid could have a car. You’d think he’d be doing cartwheels…

There Goes the Neighborhood

There Goes the Neighborhood

Where I live, sandwiched between Route 66 and Sunset, it’s cars and concrete. Walk your dog off-leash, you’re asking for it. This isn’t the habitat that springs to mind when…

Random Thoughts on Independence Day

Random Thoughts on Independence Day

  Independence Day is a symbol of American patriotism traditionally celebrated with barbeques and fireworks, but I’m skipping the fireworks this year since the noise scares the hair off my…

Motivated Mama Works Out

Motivated Mama Works Out

October, November and December are like the Bermuda Triangle of food. October means Halloween Kit-Kats and cavities. And isn’t November simply a synonym for Thanksgiving butterball turkeys and bowling ball…

My Old Man Never Sleeps

My Old Man Never Sleeps

I’m beginning to wonder if Mr. UnHollywood is a vampire; not the scary type who bites your neck, more like the brooding type with a tortured soul who never sleeps….

When to Take Away the Car Keys

When to Take Away the Car Keys

My High School Kid passed his Behind-The-Wheel Drivers Test over five months ago and I still get clammy hands whenever he borrows the car so the last thing on my…

Perspective

Perspective

  Hurrah! January marks the one-year anniversary of BH Mom, which has been part Show and Tell, part Bring and Brag and often an excuse to procrastinate. Deep down it’s…


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