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Having kids?

Having kids?

I, like many in my generation, decided to swap the suburban strip mall of my youth for a city bodega once I became an adult.  While I have no idea what the social scientific explanation is for this trend,  I can provide you with the theory I developed when I was 18:   Suburbs = uncool and cities = cool.  Now that I have turned 19 I can tell you that cities, while being very cool,...

Mommies, and babies, and bellies! Oh My...

Mommies, and babies, and bellies! Oh My!

The theme of this past weekend was babies, babies and more babies.  I boarded my preferred discount bus, jammed my body into a plush, electric blue seat and headed south to the fertile crescent, otherwise known as the DC Metro area.  Waiting for me there was my pregnant sister and my friend’s baby shower.  I don’t know anything about babies.  When I touched my...