Winning the War Inside

Sometimes, my mind feels like a playground with land mines. I am enjoying the peace of the merry-go-round, the excitement of the balance beam, the challenge of monkey bars. And then KABOOM, something explodes.… Continue reading

The Big Gender Reveal!

We are so excited to meet our baby! We hope you enjoy our big Reveal! Mommy and Daddy can’t wait to hold you Levi Brooks Abercrombie! Next time Baby Girl :)… Kudos to… Continue reading

Why You Matter

“There is only one you for all time. Fearlessly be yourself.” Do you remember the movie Adventures in Babysitting? Good  old Daryl Coopersmith, naughty, weasel of a neighbor, AKA Anthony Rapp, coined this quote.… Continue reading

When Your iPhone Gets Stolen… At Church

You’ll probably have just purchased a brand new (not real) gold 5S when your life iPhone gets stolen. You’ll also have no idea what time it is when your iPhone gets stolen. There are no watches… Continue reading

Happy Anniversary to Us!

Today we celebrate three years of marriage! Here’s the best three years of our lives in a few photos… If you’re not into photos, check out the gorgeous wedding video my hubby had… Continue reading

Pregnancy Thus Far

I want to know where you were when the Earthquake hit six days ago. If you’re wondering where I was, it was on the toilet. Of course. Pregnant people pee every twenty minutes; even… Continue reading

What Are You So Afraid Of?

Look, I’m no Gordon Ramsey. For a few reasons: I stopped using the F-word, I have absolutely no reason to make people feel like idiots in the kitchen, and I cannot cook beef… Continue reading

Human Persons

Powerful. See you at the Orpheum on February 21st. http://www.thejusticeconference.com.

Putting Fun Back in Your Life

It is hard to be human. Have you ever stopped to think about that? Sometimes I think to myself, Self, how are you still alive and breathing? Earlier this year, I struggled to… Continue reading

Is Your Neighbor a Terrorist?

Los Angeles is my home. Its Hollywood and hipster, immigrant and homeless, risky and gritty. I love every facet of our city. Recently, I attended a LAPD Captain’s Roundtable with Captain Eric Davis.… Continue reading