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Festival of Lights at the End of the Tunnel

It wasn’t the best Hanukkah for me. Lots of drama that’s not worth getting into, so I won’t, but in between the bouts of mayhem, there was an especially sweet moment. My mother urged me yet again to think about … Continue reading

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Nightmare on Elmo Street

I’ve been having baby dreams. Three in a row. Not good ones. In the first, I give birth to a baby, but because she was conceived by egg donation, she isn’t legally mine, and in order to file for custody, … Continue reading

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Contract Lenses

Working on the first draft of our legal contract was both fun and thought-provoking. Fun because I’m a geek, and thought-provoking because you have to anticipate every possible future scenario of your kid’s life, health, and curiosity and then build … Continue reading

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