Tag: babies

Would I be president by now if my name was Alexis?

I love names.  When I worked at Crown Books the summer before sophomore year of college, we were told to choose three sections for which we’d be responsible – straightening, re-shelving, dusting.  I chose Current Events, a section I don’t remember, and Health.  I had no interest in cholesterol levels or micro-biotic diets, but Health Read more…

Oh babies.

How long can you be in the vicinity of a baby without kissing its head?  An informal, unscientific study at a coffeehouse says most people can’t go longer than a minute and a half.  Which can be awkward when a random stranger waiting for a skinny vanilla latte leans over and slobbers on your baby’s Read more…