Archive for July 2011

Unleashing the Tigress, One Pole Dancing Class at a Time

Unleashing the Tigress, One Pole Dancing Class at a Time
There’s something different about me in the last few days… a little more pep in my talk, a little more sass in my stride. Could it be because I experienced an activity recently that was so new, so foreign, and so completely out of the realm of what one would expect of a mom? You... Read more »

One Mama, One Pole, One Disaster?

I’m going pole dancing. Yes, you read that right. I’m a 37 year old mother, a doctor’s wife, and a Chicagoan with a fancy masters degree gathering dust in my condo’s storage cubicle, and I’m going pole dancing on Thursday. Why? Well, lately I’ve been feeling like I’m in a rut. Maybe it’s not so... Read more »

Mayor Emanuel: Don't Get Grouchy, Get Us Moving!

I like Mayor Emanuel. Well, maybe like is a strong word. I like him in the sense that he earned a click and a thumbs-up (a.k.a. “like”) on my Facebook page, along with an old neighbor’s putt putt mini golf course in Stroudsburg, PA. No matter what your feelings for the Mayor are, it’s an indisputable... Read more »

Fun and Fabulous Parenthood

Goose bumps. We’ve got goose bumps. And since we figure it can’t be from the weather (holy hotness) it must be because we’re so darn excited about our new Families in the Loop blog on ChicagoNow! Like a lot of people out there, we’ve spent the last few years having some kids, hanging with the... Read more »