1st Birthday Parties in the Age of Pinterest

A couple of months ago, when I realized that Isla’s 1st birthday was close enough I should probably start thinking about, I went to the modern mom’s go-to spot for birthday party ideas: Pinterest. ...more
I totally agree! I have friends who love party planning/crafting, but it's just not me. I bought ... more

How to Attain and Maintain a Clutter-Free Home

I wish someone had told me this years ago, instead of pointing me toward The Container Store, or the magazine Real Simple, or suggesting that closet systems and storage bins were the answer to my problem. ...more
I completely agree! I lived in small apartments in D.C. for years, which taught me to only keep ... more