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“[On husbands and their mothers:] Go easy on your husband. Of course his mom knows how to push all his buttons — she's the one who installed them.”
“My recent apartment renovation consisted of turning over the sofa cushions, then realizing they looked better the other way.”
“... one of the exquisite ironies of being a parent is you get to stay up as late as you want, but all you want is to go to bed early.”
“They discontinued my favorite lipstick. It was called Peach Melba and it made me look thin.”
“New York City is not for the faint of heart. For one thing, it is a very expensive place to live. The price for every single activity — whether it's sending your child to nursery school or buying a cappuccino or parking in a garage — is $11,000.”
“We are an entire generation of women who are making up our lives as we go along.”
Lisa Kogan, U.S. columnist, writer