"Did dance aerobics for 45 minutes then all of the butt lifts and the like." - Steve Granitz/WireImageIf one was to pinpoint a particular moment in time when the tide turned in regard to Gwyneth Paltrow, when the general consensus changed from "Gwyneth as generally beloved 'America's Sweetheart' Oscar Winner" to "Gwyneth as out-of-touch, pretentious wannabe-British actress," it would probably be when she started her GOOP newsletter. Though written in a warm and altruistic tone, they can often come off as patronizing or just strange ("Here are the best wine bars in Barcelona!" "Here are some ridiculously expensive draperies for the ceiling in your garage!" etc.) and are painfully easy targets for ridicule.
Well, today she has graced us with an account of "A Day in The Life" of Gwyneth Paltrow, and it's pretty amazing. The description is an attempt to give GOOP readers advice on how to find "a good balance between having a career and being a mom" (she also asked friends Stella McCartney and venture capitalist Juliet de Baubigny -- just your everyday "working moms"! -- to recount typicalRead More »from Gwyneth Paltrow’s Daily Life is Filled with Major Difficulties