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Op Ed

I Will Not Follow the Herd

[Original publication date: April 29. 2014] I wish I had educated myself more before my first daughter was born. I can never undo my choices, and I will forever worry about the unnecessary danger I put her in, all the chemical exposure, the potentially life-threatening risks I put her through.

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Op Ed

I Will Not Follow the Herd

I wish I had educated myself more before my first daughter was born. I can never undo my choices, and I will forever worry about the unnecessary danger I put her in, all the chemical exposure, the potentially life-threatening risks I put her through.

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News

Friday News Bites: Pittsburgh Stabbings, BatKid Returns, The Heartbleed Bug + More

Happy Friday, everyone. Once again, our news roundup for this week is a mixed bag of good, bad, and varying degrees of amusing. And if you remember my story from last week about those skin-bound books at Harvard, I’ve got a relieving update. Let’s get to it, yes?

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News

Friday News Bites: Potential Disasters, Actual Disasters + The World of Music

Somehow, this week’s attention ended up centering around music news stories, both good and bad. We’ve also got a car seat recall, an update regarding the gas explosion in Harlem on Wednesday, and more. Let’s get started.

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Parenting

Racking Up the Miles

Last night, I purchased what I believe will be our last car seat. We’ve been fairly economical, and somewhat futuristic in our planning, but I’m still pretty sure we have somewhere around $500 invested in these bad boys.