Kid Lit: 5 Series for you and your kindergartener/early elementary student to enjoy together

It’s no secret that reading is my favorite, and reading with my daughters is more of a delight than I could have ever hoped for. I talk more in detail about our reading routine in this post, but I try to take a few minutes each day, just me and my oldest, to read a … More Kid Lit: 5 Series for you and your kindergartener/early elementary student to enjoy together

Simple Style: some thoughts on capsule wardrobes and my summer uniform

It’s been a while since I posted about my capsule wardrobe on the blog, so I thought I’d give a bit of a fashion update/reality check. First, since I’ve been using the capsule wardrobe for almost two years, I have a few conclusions to share: It’s a great place to start, but allow for some … More Simple Style: some thoughts on capsule wardrobes and my summer uniform

Play and grow: creating a fairy garden (the easy way)

Thanks to defining our family’s summer rallying cry we are very focused on making family time a priority. I’m also trying to be more intentional about playing with my girls (something that I’m sorry to say does not come naturally to me). A few weeks ago we had a play date with a new friend … More Play and grow: creating a fairy garden (the easy way)