We just got back from a trip to our favorite Hawaiian island—Kauai. OK we’ve only been to Oahu and Kauai, but the other islands would really have to sweep us off our feet to take Kauai’s place in our hearts.Read More
I’m a sucker for romantic novels. In lieu of Valentine’s Day, here is a pile I’ve added to my favorites list over the years. I’d love to know yours!
At the top of the list are some classic regency novels, because when it comes to romance, nothing beats those in my romantic-in-the-wrong-century opinion.
Have you ever noticed a mom brushing off her children while staring at her phone? Or who seemed constantly overwhelmed and exhausted by the demands of her kids?
It was probably me.Read More
I used to think minimalism was just a hipster trend that meant owning only two outfits, a natural gas car (or better yet, a bike!) and a tiny house in the woods.
Although the word itself has become a trendy buzzword, minimalism means so much more than that.
Maybe we’re still mesmerized by the magic of the holiday season. Maybe we’re still in that notorious Christmas sugar coma. But for some reason, many of us mistakenly see January 1st as a magical switch we can simply flip on to leave behind all of our flaws and bad habits and become everything we want to be in a day. While goal-setting can definitely be a healthy and helpful practice, most of us go about it all wrong. Here are some tips to help you make your resolutions realistic and reachable.Read More
Being in charge of creating new traditions with our little family is something I didn’t give much thought to before I had kids, but it has unexpectedly been one of my favorite things about motherhood.
I think we women need to talk more about the imperfect parts of family life.
Not in a constantly-complaining or husband-bashing way, because that’s draining and negative. But in a you’re-not-alone, solution-driven way. So, let’s talk.
I love a book that makes me want to curl up with it by the fire and watch the snow fall outside my window. Here are a few of my cozy Christmas favorites with wintry scenes.
This is my first yoga video. Excuse the imperfect audio and enjoy!