I’m about to discuss putting together a nursery for a half-baked babe. While I realize that my efforts are coming far earlier than needed, as a teacher, the free time in my life is now, not later. Given this, I figured that getting the (figurative) heavy lifting done before returning to the classroom his fall… Read More Tonal stripes? Sure. I can do that.
When we bought our townhouse in 2010, it had almost everything we were looking for. Basement, master suite, end unit, eat-in area, and a sweet patio and pond to boot. Just about the only thing it didn’t have was a fireplace. As a result, when we began searching for our first house last year, a fireplace was… Read More Fireplace seeking drama…
I’m not a terribly fussy person. I dress simply and comfortably, and I don’t usually take a whole lot of time painting up my face before I leave the house. I don’t often wear perfume, my hair color is the one I was born with, and manicures are a rare treat. It’s not that I… Read More Birchbox Review
When we went back east to visit my family this summer, Mark was only able to get away from work for the weekend. Since Henry and I flew out on Tuesday, I had lots of evening time to myself after Henry turned in at night. The trouble was, he and I were sharing the same… Read More What a grownup does after her toddler goes to bed, A.K.A. “Midnight in Duxbury”
Sounds delightful, right? “Sweaty Bands“?? I have chronicled my quest for the perfect headband on this blog here and here. The problem? Nothing, nothing, NOTHING stays put! It doesn’t matter if I’m running, playing with Henry, or hanging out on the couch, I’ve never had a headband that didn’t slide back on my big ol’ head. The wider… Read More Miracle Product: Sweaty Bands!
I love me some lobster. Or whale. The first to eat and both to wear. I also love a pair of baggy PJ pants like these. Especially when they only cost $12. Old Navy for the win! I learned about this sweet little deal on Nautical by Nature, a wonderful style blog by Kate. If… Read More Prep PJs?