5 Thing That Make Us Happy

Currently we are in a slow death march to the end of the school year. While schools in the burbs will be tossing their notebooks and pencils in the air as they peel out of the parking lot for summer break, here in the city, we trudge on. The inevitable simultaneous exhaustion and rage have […]

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Soccer Mom 2.0

As parents, my husband and I have always said that it is important for our kids to be part of something-teams, clubs, activities-something, and that they must stick with it. We want my children to have perseverance and learn to not give up when things are always get difficult. So with this notion in our […]

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Fall Shoes for the Whole Family

I know everyone’s manicured toes are doing open-air wiggles in flip flops right now, but it is time to start thinking about fall shoes.  Before we know it, it’ll be time to reign in our piggies in all kinds of leather and suede adorableness.  I don’t know about you, but I’m really hard on my […]

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Back to School

Back-to-school shopping ain’t just for the kiddos, you know.  Teachers totally jump on this merchandise fest at the end of every summer, throwing down their credit cards with abandon, fully knowing they haven’t seen a paycheck for three weeks and probably won’t for another six.  Yet we continue to romanticize this tradition summer after summer. […]

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