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…

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….

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…

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…

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…

What Dad Wants for Fathers Day

What Dad Wants for Fathers Day

The countdown to Fathers Day has begun so if you don’t have a plan, get a move-on. Unless you’re like my girlfriend who confided in me that her husband put…

1982 Beverly Hills High Reunion

1982 Beverly Hills High Reunion

  July 1982, Graduation Trip to Europe What is it about a high school reunion that is eerily reminiscent of a highway accident? Is it the mandatory slow down to…

Noise Pollution

Noise Pollution

Fourth of July fireworks sent me into a tizzy when I was a kid. I remember hiding beneath my blankets trembling at the loud ka-booms. To this day I don’t…

Thank You for Bringing Your Own Bags

Thank You for Bringing Your Own Bags

Reading Barbara Kingsolver’s Animal, Vegetable, Miracle changed my attitude toward food and now I feel like I have a cheating heart if I shop anywhere other than Whole Foods Market.  Though…

ChicMamaLA Shares Her Favorite BH Places

ChicMamaLA Shares Her Favorite BH Places

  I love checking out all the best spots in Los Angeles.  Anytime I get a chance to get to Beverly Hills there are three places I can’t get enough…


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