Something, anything

Even if you’re doing it wrong, you’re doing it. So do it.

Father’s Day 2016

Not included in this list of ideas is a the nudge certain fathers need to adopt modern technology. Although I will give my father credit: he finally caved and is using his dishwasher.

How do I SEO this thing? EMILY HENDERSON STYLE BLOG FLOATING BABY PLATYPUS

I was ging to write a short feature about a friend’s book I really love, and this is what happened.

The life-changing magic of shut the hell up

If I asked, “Does this bring me joy” about every item in my home, a good 40-50% of the time my kids would end up in the recycling bin.

My favorite book of 2015

Make reading this one of your resolutions for the new year. If you don’t believe in resolutions, this is worth changing your mind.

As American as apple pie

“We have waged a war, or rather let a war be waged, against all of the animals we eat. This war is new and it has a name: factory farming.”

Christmas for the kitchen

From the library of Heather B. Armstrong who will get to the book your publisher sent me, just give me a few years.

Head first into the season ahead

Even a post about autumnal comfort gets derailed. It’s okay, though. I saw my therapist and she said it’s good that I don’t own any weapons.

Holiday for Her, 2014

My child is at school which means she is not attached to my body which means I can take a moment to entertain myself.

A syllabus for Thanksgiving break

“Last night I sat there struggling with the duty I have to destroy that innocent notion of hers, a notion born of my ignorance and my privilege, the privilege shared by so many other well-intentioned but naive white parents.”