Pruning For Good: Learning About Growth from Mother Nature

Recently, I returned home from a week-long vacation to find my potted plants scorched beyond recognition. L.A. experienced record-breaking heat while I was away, temperatures reaching as high as 115 degrees and I foolishly and regretfully forgot to find someone to water them. I spent an hour pruning the plants, carefully trimming off the burnt

Summer Sessions 1: Ten Things I’m Into Right Now

Welcome to the first Summer Sessions post! Summer is a chaotic time in my household. But the break from the usual routines and rigid schedule is refreshing and invigorating. Still, I love nothing more than a list for bringing a little order into my life (what can I say? I’m a Virgo.) So, here’s a

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