Moms are sexy too

Whether they are teenagers or retirees, college professors or housewives, doctors or lawyers, Indian or Latina, mothers around the world are proving that they can be sexy. When a teenager is pregnant, it can never be a comfortable situation. Whether the father stays with her…

Couture for a cause

Is there anything better than the feeling you get after buying an outfit you’ve been craving for half the price? By supporting a benefit and shopping for a cause, you’re scoring the hottest trend or designer outfit while helping those in need. Multitasking hasn’t been…

San Francisco by Sam Spade

“Around this location, Miles Archer, Sam Spade’s partner, was assassinated by Brigid O’Shaughnessy.” So says a plaque on a building at the corner of Burritt Alley and Bush Street in downtown San Francisco. This is a nice residential block on a cul-de-sac; It is not…

Working with bad memories

Bad juju In our house, it is affectionately called “mal juju”. I guess acknowledging temporary insanity with a dose of humor is half the battle. But when our lives are moving at a fairly even pace, it’s not funny when one of us suddenly stumbles…