My Mother’s Day Gift Guide (Husbands and Children Welcome!)

After I became a mom, Mother’s Day took on a whole new meaning. A day set aside just for me? It was as if someone gave me a second birthday in the year! As the years went on, I realized it’s also like sharing your birthday with a million other women – some of whom

Brand Matters

Almost exactly one year ago, I started this blog after a sleepless night during a family ski trip. I spent all night, laying in bed, staring up at the ceiling, mourning the rapid passage of time and trying to figure out how to spend as much time with my kids while they were still little

Get Loose and Luscious Waves with a Curling Iron

(Top by Free People.) Several of you have asked me to show you how to style your hair with soft, loose waves, so today I’ll show you how to get the look. My hair is naturally wavy – or, more specifically, it’s curly underneath, in the lowest layers, but the topmost layers at my crown are

What the H#ll is for Dinner??

This past January, I decided to take a few months off from work to be home with my kids, so I’ve been living the stay-at-home mom life for the last six weeks. While the pros and cons of this decision are plentiful on both sides of the aisle, in general I’ve really enjoyed the change.