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Mar27
The Best Bookplates: “Mine. Mine. Mine.”

The Best Bookplates: “Mine. Mine. Mine.”

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We’ve talked before about how important it is to have books around very young children to promote literacy. I was reading an article a few days ago about how bookplates give children a sense of pride about their books. Bookplates play on children’s innate enjoyment of the word “Mine” and encourage a healthy dose of […]

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Mar26
Lessons from Laura

Lessons from Laura

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Pictures! So on the plus side, the (flat! stringy!) pink hair was really not that noticeable*. However, I’m surprised I did not blind anyone with the force of my forehead glare. Oh, and that is not a shirt poking out of my sweater. That is my bra. I am spectacularly awesome. By the way, Laura […]

Mar23

Ending the Mommy Wars, once and for all

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Over at Finslippy a few months back, I wrote about Melissa Summers’ Today Show interview. Remember that interview? The one about Moms Who Drink One Drink Around Their Children, and Why That Makes Them Drunken Sluts? The one that we all thought might be an intelligent, thoughtful discussion instead of an alarmist, condescending puff piece? […]

Mar23
The Sephora Shoppers’ Handbook

The Sephora Shoppers’ Handbook

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Hey Amy! I’m going to Vegas baby! Which – more importantly – means, I’m going to Sephora baby! Now you may think, yeah, and? Perhaps you don’t realize the good life you live being in the vicinity of actual stores that sell useful, beloved – nay, coveted – products. See, I’m from a smallish town […]

Mar21

The DaSkincare Code

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My dearest Amalah, who I may have to name my firstborn child after regardless if it’s a boy or a girl, for the gratitude I feel for you now: Before reading the smackdown I was one of those wash my face with soap and water kind of girls. If that. And you’ll cringe even harder […]

Mar20
Great Women’s & Children’s Charitities: I would pay someone to dress me honestly.

Great Women’s & Children’s Charitities: I would pay someone to dress me honestly.

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I rarely highlight charities on my personal website. This is not because there aren’t millions of amazing and worthwhile places to give our time and money. It’s more that I have trouble narrowing down which charities to share. I start with one and this leads me to another and then I feel like but there’s […]

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